Of pastry, pies, and pumpkin

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84. Pan-fried balsamic pear salad with pancetta and gorgonzola

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“When it is cold outside, having a substantial salad with a warm dressing really is just the ticket.” It’s not though, is it? A hearty bean cassoulet would hit the spot, or a succulent roast chicken with all the trimmings. But a pear salad? No. This is a great summer dish, and good for a special lunch once in a while.

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