Pineapple is an incredibly sweet and versatile fruit that can be found in many recipes including savoury dishes and sweet desserts.
Serve luscious pineapple and you reap the advantages of vitamin C, potassium and manganese, a mineral that helps build strong bones.
With the help of amaretti biscuits and canned pineapple, this quick dessert takes only minutes to prepare.
Serve luscious pineapple in place of cake or confectionery and you reap the advantages of vitamin C, potassium and manganese, a mineral that helps build strong bones.
Use plain yogurt for the yogurt cream. It will derive its citrusy flavour from the orange juice, peel and liqueur.
You can tell when pineapples are ripe by the fact that the inside leaves of the crown are easy to pull out and the fruit exudes an intense aroma.
This sweet and crunchy salad is dressed with a creamy, spicy, Asian-style dressing.
Great tasting and healthy. This drink is adapted from one I had in a cafe around the NSW/QLD border. I suggest using mango sorbet - it really does make a difference. With fresh fruit and green tea, this juice is a great antioxidant boost any time of year but is especially refreshing in summer.
A very easy dessert that doesn't take a lot of effort to prepare but tastes really good. If you are short of time, don't worry about soaking the marshmallows, but it tastes better if you do.
A bit retro..but this is my version of a Pina Colada made with fresh pineapple, lime juice and less coconut milk than the classic version. So its a lighter, fruitier and less sweet cocktail.
Tender and delicious kebabs. Easy to make and great for a quick summer barbecue. You can use the marinade to baste these kebabs while they're on the barbecue.
A family favourite for all the pineapple lovers.
You know whats it's like....munchies..raided the cupboard for a sweet fix which is a very rare occasion - I'm a savoury person... no doubt once you make this you will never go back. Its the best tummy filler before you go to bed. you will wake up wanting it for breakfast.....hehe enjoy
This is from my friend, Jane's family. It's an excellent non-alcoholic summer punch-perfect for Christmas. Have all the ingredients cold beforehand. To make the tea ice-cubes just make some strong black tea, let it cool then pour into an ice cube tray.
The sunny flavour of two of the best-loved tropical fruits is enhanced by the potent sweetness of hot rum and cooled with whipped cream or ice cream.
Sliced ham served with an amazing sauce. Be sure not to overcook the ham. Enjoy all the xmas kisses when your loved ones finish licking their lips :)
This champagne punch recipe is perfect for Christmas or New Year's. Place in a punch bowl with pineapple pieces, and ladle carefully into champagne flutes so as not to destroy too many bubbles.
This recipe has gone down well with everyone who has tried it so far, even myself, who is not a carrot cake fan, but add the banana and pineapple and it just makes it a whole different flavour
This cake goes in the oven pink and comes out a nice rich beige colour. I often ice it with a cream cheese icing.
This excellent loaf will whisk you away to a tropical island. Pineapple and macadamia nuts are together again!
These are deliciously moist muffins that'll disappear quickly! Use carrot or zucchini, or both if you prefer. I make a batch of each, then put some in the freezer for later, which usually isn't very long! My entire family just loves them!