18 Pear Dessert Recipes (Unique & Easy)

There is nothing quite like fresh pears in the fall. Pears are fresh and delicious fruit; you can use them in various desserts. Many unique and easy recipes exist, from pear pies and cobblers to Pear Crisp and Pear Cake.

If you are looking for a new way to use fresh pears, try one of these 18-pear dessert recipes. There is something for everyone to enjoy.

You can make any desserts on weekends or at special events. Your guests will love you for such treats!

So get cooking and enjoy the taste of fresh pears all season long.

1. Pear Cobbler

Pear cobbler is a delicious and classic dessert that showcases the sweetness and versatility of pears.

The pears become incredibly soft and take on a beautiful shade of amber when you cook them. Combined with a flaky, buttery crust and a sprinkle of sugar, pear cobbler makes for a truly irresistible dessert.

Moreover, this pear cobbler is relatively simple to make, meaning that you can enjoy this delicious treat any time the mood strikes. So the next time you’re in the mood for something sweet, be sure to give cobbler a try.

You will love it.

2. Pear Cake with Cinnamon Sugar

The pears are fresh and juicy, and the cake is infused with the warm flavors of cinnamon and sugar. The best part is that it’s so easy to make.

Simply combine the ingredients in a bowl, pour into a baking dish, and bake. In just minutes, you’ll have a delicious cake that will please your family and friends.

This cake is so moist and delicious, and the pears are perfectly spiced. The cinnamon sugar top is the perfect finishing touch. It’s the perfect fall dessert!

Serve it warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or a dollop of whipped cream, and you’ll have everyone asking for seconds.

3. Baked Pears with Honey Walnut Goat Cheese

This dish is amazing! You only need a few ingredients to make this classic dessert. Pears, olive oil, honey, goat cheese, and chopped walnuts are the main ingredients.

The pears are perfectly baked, and the honey walnut goat cheese adds sweetness and creaminess. The dish is so simple yet so full of flavor.

The topping of chopped walnuts and honey tastes another level!

I can not praise it enough. Make it a weekend snack and surprise your kids with this healthy delight.

4. Pear Pudding Cake

This Pear Cake with a pudding touch is a wonderfully moist and tender cake with natural sweetness from the canned pears. You only need one bowl and no fuss!

The cake only requires forty-five minutes to make this cake. It is better if the cake is served warm or at room temperature.

Simply follow the easy instructions and surprise your kids by making small-sized cakes. You can dust the cake with white sugar powder. It is always a big hit with family and friends.

5. Vegan Spiced Pear & Almond Cake

Spiced pear has always been one of my favorite flavors. Plus, when you combine it with almond cake, you make a special cake for special events.

This Pear & Almond Cake is a lovely fall dessert that is perfect for entertaining! The cake is moist and fluffy, with a delicate flavor of spiced pear. It is also packed with healthy ingredients like almond flour and flaxseed meal.

You can easily make this vegan cake at big events. I was impressed with how easy it was to make, and the results were beautiful. This cake would be a welcome addition to any holiday table!

6. Chocolate Hazelnut Pear Cake

This Chocolate Hazelnut Pear Cake is so moist and fluffy that it literally melts in your mouth! The pears add the perfect sweetness, and the hazelnuts give it an extra nutty flavor that takes this cake to the next level.

I love this perfect combination of fudgy chocolate with sliced pears. The chocolate cake is made with dark chocolate, maple, unsweetened cocoa powder, baking powder, and baking soda, making it rich and decadent.

Overall, this is an amazing cake I highly recommend to anyone who loves chocolate and hazelnuts. You can make it on weekends or even on birthdays.

7. 4-Ingredient Pear Bundt Cake

This cake is moist, flavorful, and so easy to make! I was really surprised at how good it turned out, considering it only has four ingredients.

You only need pear slices in juice or light syrup, cake mix, powdered sugar, and eggs. The pears add a lovely sweetness, and the cake mix provides a nice depth of flavor.

You can have this cake for breakfast or even in the evenings with hot tea. This is definitely a recipe I will be making again. Make it, and let me know how it turned out in the end!

8. Pear Crisp

Crisp snacks with peach flavor are one of my favorite desserts. It is simple to make, and you can tailor it to your taste.

You can make it with sliced pears, lemon juice, sugar, cornstarch, vanilla extract, nutmeg, ginger, cardamom, and salt. I like my pear crisp with a little bit of sugar and cinnamon, but you can add whatever spices you like.

The key to making a good crisp is to use ripe pears. Once they’re ripe, simply slice them and mix them with the other ingredients. Then bake and enjoy with pear topping!

9. Cinnamon Baked Pears

There’s nothing quite like a warm, cinnamon-sugar baked pear for a satisfying dessert. The sweet, juicy fruit pairs perfectly with the fragrant spice, and the combination of flavors is simply irresistible.

Moreover, pears are an excellent source of dietary fiber, so you can feel good about indulging in this delicious treat. Plus, you also combine them with rolled oats.

So whether you are looking for a quick and easy dessert recipe or want to enjoy a pear, you can make this classic dessert. You will love it!

10. Cinnamon Walnut Pear Crisp

This Walnut Pear Crisp recipe with a cinnamon twist is the perfect way to enjoy fall fruits! The crisp topping is made with a mixture of oats, whole wheat flour, brown sugar, and spices.

However, the filling is a delicious combination of pears, walnuts, and raisins. Best of all, you can assemble the entire dish in only a few minutes.

Simply combine the ingredients for the filling in a baking dish, top with the crisp topping, and bake. The result is a warm, hearty dessert that will please any crowd.

11. Pear Custard Pie

Custard pie with pear is a delightful dessert that combines pears’ sweetness with the custard’s richness. The dish is relatively easy to make, and the results are always impressive.

The key to a successful pear custard pie is to choose the right type of pears. For this recipe, I prefer to use Anjou or Bartlett pears. In addition, they have a lovely sweetness that pairs perfectly with the custard filling.

Once you select your pears, simply slice them thinly and arrange them in a single layer on top of the custard. Then bake the pie until the custard is set and the pears are tender.

12. Autumn Spice Pear Cobbler

There’s nothing quite like a freshly baked cobbler, and this Pear Cobbler with autumn spice is the perfect way to celebrate an autumn dessert.

This cobbler is sure to please, made with fresh pears, delicate spices, and a flaky pastry crust. The pears are cooked to perfection, and the spices add just the right amount of flavor.

The crust is light and flaky and pairs perfectly with the sweet filling. Whether you enjoy it on its own or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, this cobbler will satisfy you.

13. Italian Pear Almond Cake

This cake is out-of-this-world delicious! The moist, dense cake bursts with flavor from the fresh pears, almonds, and a hint of lemon.

The rich buttercream frosting is the perfect finishing touch. However, you can also follow the recipe card and use powdered sugar for dusting.

I highly recommend this cake to anyone who loves Italian desserts. You can make it to special events and please your Italian guests.

Remember to let the cake cool completely before putting it on the table.

14. Red Wine Poached Pears

Poached pears in red wine are simple and elegant desserts that are sure to impress your guests. Pears are poached in red wine until tender and then served with whipped cream.

Moreover, the citrusy addition of orange juice and zest elevates the flavor to another level.

The result is a dish that is both sophisticated and easy to make. While there are many different ways to cook pears, red wine-poached pears are definitely one of the most impressive.

If you are looking for a dessert that will wow your guests, look no further than red wine-poached pears.

15. Pear Pie Crumble Bars

Crumble Bars with pears are the perfect fall dessert! The recipe has a perfect crust, a savory filling, and a sweet topping. The caramel sauce in the topping is what takes the pie bars’ flavor to another level.

The best part is that they are so easy to make. Simply follow the easy instructions for all parts and enjoy your pear bars in an hour.

These bars are sure to be a hit with your family and friends. So go ahead and give them a try, and do let me know in the comment section if you liked them or not!

16. Caramel Pear Pudding

This Caramel Pear Pudding is absolutely delicious! If you follow the instructions to the core, you will see that the pears are so perfectly cooked.

Moreover, the pears are tender but still have a bit of firmness to them. And the caramel sauce is just the right amount of sweet and rich.

The chopped pecans taste so good when you combine them with ground cinnamon and cloves. You can serve this pudding warm with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream if you like.

17. Best Pear Coffee Cake Recipe

You will want to praise this recipe for the best pear coffee cake because it is easy to make and delicious. The coffee cake is moist and full of flavor with a streusel topping that takes it over the top.

I have often made this coffee cake, and it always turns out perfectly. Thus, whenever you see that the pears are in season, try this recipe and see that pears make the perfect addition to this coffee cake.

You can enjoy a slice of breakfast or even in the evening. Do not forget to take a picture for social media before serving.

18. Vegan Pecan Caramel Pear Upside Down Cake

This Caramel Pear Upside Down Cake is absolutely amazing when you combine it with pecans. The flavors are so well-balanced, and the texture is perfect.

The cake is moist and fluffy, with just the right amount of sweetness. The pears are perfectly cooked, and the caramel sauce is delicious. When you add pecans, they add a lovely crunch, and the whole cake is simply divine.

I cannot praise this cake enough! It is definitely one of the best vegan cakes I have ever had. If you are looking for a show-stopping dessert, this is it. You will not be disappointed.

18 Pear Dessert Recipes (Unique and Easy)

Recipe by Brenda


  • Pear Cobbler

  • Pear Cake with Cinnamon Sugar

  • Baked Pears with Honey Walnut Goat Cheese

  • Pear Pudding Cake

  • Vegan Spiced Pear & Almond Cake

  • Chocolate Hazelnut Pear Cake

  • 4-Ingredient Pear Bundt Cake

  • Pear Crisp

  • Cinnamon Baked Pears

  • Cinnamon Walnut Pear Crisp

  • Pear Custard Pie

  • Autumn Spice Pear Cobbler

  • Italian Pear Almond Cake

  • Red Wine Poached Pears

  • Pear Pie Crumble Bars

  • Caramel Pear Pudding

  • Best Pear Coffee Cake Recipe

  • Vegan Pecan Caramel Pear Upside Down Cake


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