Nostalgic Pear Salad
1 head lettuce (optional)
1 15-oz can pear halves, drained
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup sharp shredded cheddar cheese (use block cheese and greate)
Arrange lettuce leaves on a dish (optional). Place drained canned pear halves face-up on top of lettuce.
Spoon a tablespoon of mayonnaise into each canned pear half, and sprinkle with Cheddar cheese.
Top each pear half with a maraschino cherry.