Pineapple

A delicious tropical fruit, raw pineapple is rich is carbohydrates as well as vitamin A and potassium. Pineapple’s nutrients include calcium, potassium, fiber and vitamin C. It is low in fat and cholesterol. Vitamin c is the body’s primary water soluble antioxidant, against free radicals that attack and damage normal cells. It is also a good source of vitamin B1, vitamin B6, copper and dietary fiber.

Pineapple Kesari
Diwali, Kesari, Navratri, Pineapple

Pineapple Kesari

Pineapple Kesari is a popular dessert made in South India and often served in weddings and special occasions. It is very easy to make and is very very tasty. A cousin to the popular Rava Kesari, this is a simple recipe that anyone can try. Print Recipe 0 from 0 […]

Pineapple Pulissery (Pineapple Mor Kulambu)
Onam, Pineapple

Pineapple Pulissery

Pineapple Pulissery (Pineapple Mor Kulambu) is a popular Kerala dish made with pineapple and curd. Served as part of Onam Sadya, this dish is best served with rice and side dish of choice. Pulissery is one of the traditional dishes made during the Onam festival and has many variations to […]

Pineapple Lassi
Lassi, Pineapple

Pineapple Lassi

There is a reason why certain fruits are seasonal and show up only during the hot summery days. While watermelon is the most likely fruit to pop into our mind, pineapple is not far behind. Likewise, in India, Lassi is another way to cool down and allow the body some […]

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins
Carrot, Muffins, Pineapple

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins make a good snack any time of the day and is perfect for parties. A delicious combination of carrot and pineapples, these muffins are easy to make. Ingredients: Fine Sugar – 2 1/4 tblsp Carrot – 1/3 cup, finely grated Egg – 1 Canned Pineapple – […]

Pineapple Jal Jeera
Fruit Juices, Pineapple

Pineapple Jal Jeera

A twist to the classic Jal Jeera, this Pineapple variation is a simple and delicious refreshment that can be served anytime. Ingredients: Pineapple Juice – 2 cups Water – 1/2 cup Mint Leaves – 1 tblsp Cumin Seeds – 1/2 tsp Fennel Seeds – 1/2 tsp Pepper – 1/8 tsp […]

Beetroot Pineapple Halwa
Beetroot, Halwa, Pineapple

Beetroot Pineapple Halwa

A delicious, nutritious and simple halwa made with beetroots and pineapples. Ingredients: Pineapples – 2 cups Beetroots – 2 cups Jaggery – 2 cups, grated Ghee – 1 1/2 tblsp Milk Powder – 1/4 cup Cardamom Powder – 1 tsp Cashew Nuts – 2 tblsp, crushed Almonds – 2 tblsp, […]

Pineapple Mint Sparkler
Mocktail, Pineapple

Pineapple Mint Sparkler

A light, refreshing mocktail drink for any occasion. Ingredients: Pineapple – 1 cup, sliced Water – 1/2 cup Sugar – 1/2 cup Mint Leaves – 1/4 cup, chopped Method: 1. Heat a pan over low flame. 2. Add the water, pineapple slices and sugar. 3. Stir well until sugar has […]

Penne Pasta
Paneer, Pasta, Pineapple

Paneer and Pineapple Pasta

A simple, easy to make and tasty pasta with paneer and pineapple. Great for lunch, evening tiffen or light dinner. Ingredients: Pasta – 200 gms Paneer – 100 gms, cubed Pineapples – 2 cups, finely chopped Milk – 1 cup, boiled and cooled Onions – 1 cup, chopped Capsicums – […]

Pineapple Salsa
Pineapple

Pineapple Salsa

A simple, fresh, sweet and spicy salsa with pineapples. Perfect topping for any kind of dish or can also be served on the sides. Ingredients: Pineapples – 2 cups, chopped Onion – 1, large, finely chopped Spring Onions – 4 to 5 Green Chillies – 5 Lemon Juice – 1 […]

Pineapple Basil Granita
Beverages, Pineapple

Pineapple Basil Granita

Beat the heat and cool down this summer with this easy to make and refreshing granita with pineapple and basil. Ingredients: Water – 2 cups Sugar – 2 cups Basil Leaves – 2 cups, cleaned, chopped Pineapples – 1 kg, peeled, cored, chopped Method: 1. Heat a pan over medium […]

Pineapple Seafood Soup
Fish, Pineapple, Prawn, Shrimp, Soup, Squid, Vietnamese

Pineapple Seafood Soup

Pineapple Seafood Soup (or Canh Chua Tom as it is locally known) is a popular Vietnamese sweet and sour soup variety made with pineapples and mixed seafood. Ingredients: Mixed Seafood – 250 gms, cleaned, shelled and chopped (prawns, squid, shrimps and fish) Oil – 1 tsp Onion – 2 tblsp, […]

Pineapple Katli (Pineapple Burfi)
Diwali, Pineapple, Sweets

Pineapple Katli (Pineapple Burfi)

Delicious and easy to make pineapple flavoured burfi. A simple sweet for any occasion. Ingredients: Pineapples – 2 cups, finely chopped Ghee – 2 tsp Sugar – 2 cups, powdered Cashew Nuts – 1 cup, finely chopped Pineapple Essence – few drops Yellow Food Colour – few drops Method: 1. […]

Grilled Shrimp and Pineapple Salad
Pineapple, Salad, Shrimp

Grilled Shrimp and Pineapple Salad

A delicious salad that can be served on the side or as a main dish. Ingredients: Shrimps – 10 to 12, tails intact Pineapple – 275 gms, chopped Pineapple Juice – 3 tsp Honey – 1 1/2 tsp Rice Wine Vinegar – 1 1/2 tsp Salt as per taste Garam […]

Grilled Chicken and Pineapple Burger
Burgers, Chicken, Pineapple

Grilled Chicken and Pineapple Burger

A delicious and classic burger with grilled chicken breasts and pineapple slices. Ideal for lunch or dinner. Ingredients: Chicken Breasts – 2, skinless, boneless Cheese – 2 slices Pineapples – 2 slices Burger Buns – 2 Onion – 1, finely sliced Jalapenos – few Soy Sauce – 3 tblsp Brown […]

Grilled Pineapple Salsa
Pineapple

Grilled Pineapple Salsa

A simple and fresh accompaniment to any meal. Perfect for summer. Ingredients: Pineapple – 1, medium, peeled, cored, chopped Onion – 1/4 cup, chopped Tomato – 1, chopped Jalapeno (or Green Chilli) – 1, seeds removed, chopped Ginger Garlic Paste – 1 tsp Juice of 1/2 Lime Olive Oil – […]

Pineapple Margarita
Christmas, Cocktails, Pineapple

Pineapple Margarita

Fresh lime margarita with pineapple juice and tequila. Ingredients: Pineapple Juice – 700 ml (about 3 cups) White Tequila – 450 ml Cointreau – 225 ml Lemon Juice – 4 cups (1 litre) Ice Cubes Lemon Wedges – as required Salt as required Mint Leaves – few, to garnish Pineapple […]

Pineapple Sorbet
Dessert, Pineapple

Pineapple Sorbet

Refreshing, tasty and a great way to beat the summer heat. Ingredients: Pineapple – 1, peeled, cored, chopped Juice of 3 Limes Caster Sugar – 500 gms Lemon Juice – 1 1/2 tblsp Vanilla Pod – 1, split lengthways Cinnamon Stick – 1 Water – 500 ml Method: 1. Grind […]

Pineapple Squash
Pineapple, Squashes and Crushes

Pineapple Squash

Ingredients: Pineapple – 1, peeled, chopped, grated Sugar – 1 kg Water – 500 ml Lemon Yellow Food Colour – few drops Pineapple Essence – 1 tsp Method: 1. Transfer the pineapple to a muslin cloth and squeeze well to extract the juice. 2. Add the sugar to a large […]

Pineapples
Biryani, Pineapple

Pineapple Biryani

Ingredients: Raw Rice – 2 cups Pineapple Slices – 6 Lemon Food Colour – a pinch Sugar – 1 cup Milk Maid – 1/2 cup Ghee – 3 tblsp Cardamom Powder – a pinch Method: 1. Grind the pineapples to a smooth paste. 2. Add water and strain well to […]

Thai Prawn and Pineapple Curry
Pineapple, Prawn, Thai

Thai Prawn and Pineapple Curry

Ingredients: Prawns – 300 gms, shelled Pineapple – 200 gms, cut into chunks Thai Green Curry Paste – 100 gms Fish Sauce – 25 ml Coconut Milk – 350 ml Chicken Stock – 200 ml Bamboo Shoots – 200 gms, sliced Coriander Leaves – handful, chopped Lime Wedges to serve […]

pears
Chutneys and Sauces, Pineapple

Pineapple and Pear Chutney

Ingredients: Pineapple – 1/2 (about 250 to 300 gms after chopped), peeled, chopped Pears – 2, 250 to 300 gms, peeled, cored, chopped Cider Vinegar – 300 ml Brown Sugar – 250 gms Ginger – 1/2 tblsp, grated White Onion – 1 small or 1/2 medium, grated Cinnamon – 1/2 […]