In a bowl mix the salt and the flour.
Cut the in small cubes. Add in the bowl with the dry ingredients.
Mix with your fingers until the butter is the size as peas.
Add the water and mix with a wooden spoon until combined to a pie crust dough.
Cover in plastic and leave in the fridge for 30 minutes.
Continue with peeling the pears. Hollow out at the bottom.
Pour all the ingredients for the syrup in a casserole and add the pears. Let it boil for 30 minutes.
Drain the pears on a wire rack in room temperature.
Mix all the ingredients together for the cream.
Preheat the oven at 180 degrees Celsius.
Roll out the shortcrust pastry and cover 6 Ramekin bows.
Pour some cream in the bottom.
Place 1 pear in each bowl.
Place in the middle of the oven for 30 minutes.
Unmould and brush some syrup on each dessert.
Stick almond flakes in the pears to get it to look like a Christmas tree.
Sprinkle with some icing sugar before serving