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8 Pineapple recipes to try before you say goodbye to Summer

Pineapples might be prickly on the outside, but they are deliciously sweet on the inside and are great for refreshing appetizers.

by: Rentse Khiba | 04 Apr 2018

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If there’s one thing we know, it’s that pineapples taste great with almost anything, so fish wraps with a spicy pineapple relish makes a delicious lunch treat that is quick and easy to throw together.

The grilled cubed chunks of pineapple in this salad, along with the flavour of feta, make this grilled pineapple, feta and Pancetta salad a lovely side to any meal.

Dried pineapple combined with gammon, baby apples and sweet chilli sauce make these gammon and pineapple sweet chili kebabs perfect party snacks.

Enjoy these delicious Cajun spiced pulled pork tacos with a pineapple and mango salsa.

As proven, pineapples can be used in different ways and we have included a few pineapple desserts, drinks and smoothies!

Roasted pineapple with coconut ice-cream  is a treat you should not be missing out on, the great thing about this is you can keep the ice-cream for as long as it lasts and take it out whenever you feel it. 

The above recipe proves that pineapple and coconut make a mean team, pair this coconut and lime crème brûlée with pineapple salsa and make it a magical tropical treat.

I’m the biggest fan of smoothies, they're the easiest yet super healthy way to drink your daily dose of nutrition so this refreshing kiwifruit, mango and pineapple smoothie will leave you feeling great -  plus with all three of these fruits combined, it will certainly give you a boost of energy.

Ice-lollies remind me of my childhood and these easy, healthy pineapple lolly drinks are the perfect alternatives to sugary treats. They are great for kids and adults alike.

And for our mojito lovers, this eas- to-make pineapple mojito mixed with mint and lime slices will be ideal for a hot Summer’s day.

Make sure to take advantage of pineapples while they still around and let us know which recipes you like most in the comments below.


Pineapple and basil sorbet

Great for summer entertaining.


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