Tag: pineapple

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Ingredients: topping: 1/3 cup butter 1/3 cup dark brown sugar 1 tablespoon black rum 1 tablespoon light corn syrup 20 oz canned pineapple rings in 100% pineapple juice, drain and reserve juice for batter maraschino cherries* cake: 1 1/2 cups flour** 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup butter, at room temperature […]

Pineapple Spam Baked Beans

Ingredients: 1 can hickory smoked Spam, cubed 1 onion, chopped 20 oz canned pineapple tidbits in juice 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb navy beans 6 oz tomato paste 1 tablespoon rum 1 teaspoon cayenne 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard 1/2 teaspoon cloves 1/2 teaspoon toasted ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon allspice […]

Pineapple Infused Turkey

Ingredients: 1 17 lb turkey guava wood smoked sea salt Chinese five spice powder coarsely ground pepper core of 1 fresh pineapple* 1 onion, quartered olive oil Directions: Preheat oven to 325. Place the turkey on the rack and position in the roasting pan. Drizzle olive oil over the turkey. […]

Pineapple-Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients: 12 oz whole cranberries 1 cup pineapple wedges 1 cup pineapple juice 1/2 cup sugar 1 inch knob ginger, grated Directions: Bring the cranberries, ginger, pineapple, sugar and pineapple juice to a boil. Reduce heat then simmer until thickened, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat, stir. Serve hot or cold. […]

Hawaiian Inspired Short Ribs

Ingredients: 3 1/2 lb boneless beef short ribs* 20 oz canned pineapple rings in juice 1 kiwi, halved marinade: 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup teriyaki sauce 1/3 cup ponzu sauce 1/4 cup light brown sugar 3 tablespoons chili garlic sauce 2 tablespoons ginger juice 2 tablespoons sesame oil Directions: […]

Mango Pineapple Coconut Salad

Ingredients: 1 pineapple, cut into chunks 3 mangos, cubed 1/3 cup coconut flakes 1/4 cup mint leaves Directions: Toss all ingredients together. Let marinate for 30 minutes before serving. My thoughts Another recipe that is more than the sum of its parts. One of the things I love about my […]

Mango Pineapple Jam

Ingredients: 4 cups finely diced ripe mango 4 cups finely diced fresh pineapple 5 cups sugar 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons light rum (optional) 1 6 oz box liquid pectin Directions: Add the sugar, mango, rum and pineapple to a large pot. Prep jars/lids for canning. Bring the mixture […]

Spiced Rubbed Pineapple Ham

Ingredients: 1 pineapple, sliced 1 bone-in ham (about 6 lbs) dry rub: 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon cloves 1/2 teaspoon cayanne Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Whisk together the dry rub ingredients in a small bowl. Rub […]

Tropical Fruit Ice Box Pie

Ingredients: 2 3/4 diced fresh pineapple 2 cups diced kiwi 3/4 cup diced mango 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 cup lime juice 1/4 cup pineapple juice 1 tablespoon butter 1 9-inch graham cracker crust Directions: In a medium saucepan, bring 3 cups of the mixed fruit, half of […]

Smoked Pineapple Pork

Ingredients: 6 lb boneless pork roast (if it is held together by string, leave it on) 9 pineapple slices for the dry rub: 1/4 cup sea salt 1/4 cup Hawaiian guava wood smoked sea salt* 1 tablespoon seven spice powder (shichimi togarashi) 1 tablespoon demerara sugar mesquite grilling wood chips […]