Wardens [Pears] in Paste

Preparation info
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Appears in
Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears

Published 2008

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  • 4 cooking pears
  • 1 lb/450 g plain flour
  • 2


Mix the flour with ½ pt/300 ml boiling water to make pastry, as in the previous recipe, and use half to make a 5 or 6-inch pie case.

Peel the pears, remove the pips and core from the base or