5 Tropical Pineapple Recipes
Pineapples are refreshing, tropical summertime treats that look and taste great. From their prickly exterior straight down to their sweet, juicy interior, they taste amazing served on their own, in fruit salads, or even in some savory dishes. We love the flavor and versatility of pineapple, so in its honor, we're going to show you 5 of our favorite seasonal favorites featuring this delicious fruit. From a tropical pineapple cake to grilled pineapple, these recipes will satisfy, surprise, and impress all of those pineapple fans out there!
1. Swineapple: BBQ Bacon Pineapple Stuffed With Marinated Chicken
We're big BBQ people, so we're constantly trying to find new and exciting things to throw on the grill. After developing a huge number of grilling recipes, we keep coming back to this one. If you consider yourself a true grill master, you need to check out this recipe for a pineapple stuffed with tender chicken breast, wrapped in bacon, smothered in BBQ sauce, and grilled to smoky perfection. It's a juicy and delicious way to spice up your grilling routine! Get the recipe for the Swineapple.
2. Pineapple Meringue Cake
Pineapple is the perfect fruit for muggy summer days: sweet, refreshing, and hydrating! If you love the look of pineapple but are looking for something a bit sweeter than the actual fruit, then this meringue dessert is the answer. Delicious layers of moist pineapple cake get covered in rich mascarpone cream and coconut flakes, and then everything gets coated in a sweet browned meringue. Believe us, this cake tastes as good as it looks! Get the recipe for the Pineapple Meringue Cake.
3. Pineapple Chicken With Citrus Avocado Salsa
What do tropical fruits and poultry have in common? More than you think! When you put them together, the combination of flavors is unlike anything you're ever had before. For this recipe, we've chosen to experiment with chicken and pineapple, and the results are just as outstanding as we had hoped! Pair this pineapple chicken with a delicious citrus avocado salsa and corn on the cob, and this will be your favorite summer dish of the year. Get the recipe for the Pineapple Chicken.
4. Pineapple Chicken Salad
Everyone's had chicken salad a million times before, and while it may be a classic, that doesn't mean it doesn't get a little boring after a while. But as it turns out, adding in a little bit of pineapple changes the whole game as far as chicken salad is concerned! If you're headed to another summer BBQ or get-together and want to make something that will really impress all of the other guests, you can't go wrong with this modern twist on a beloved dish! Get the recipe for the Pineapple Chicken Salad.
5. Smoky Grilled Salmon & Pineapple
If you're one of the lucky few who owns both a grill and has their own summer terrace or backyard, then you're not going to want to miss out on this recipe! The combination of tender salmon, sweet pineapple, and tangy teriyaki sauce, coupled with the smoky flavor from a wooden grilling plank, make this dish a true masterpiece. It's a summertime classic you won't be able to get enough of! Get the recipe for the Smoky Grilled Salmon & Pineapple.
After trying out all of these recipes, pineapple pizza will be a thing of the past. Bring some tropical flavor into your life with these 5 exciting pineapple dishes!