Aside from the irresistible taste, there are some healthy reasons to indulge in this beautiful fruit. It’s a wonderful source of vitamin C, which protects you from heart disease, cancer, and cataracts; and also contains manganese, which helps keep your bones strong. Plus, pineapple contains an enzyme that helps relieve indigestion―making it a dessert your tummy will appreciate.
Here are our favourite ways to use beautiful in-season pineapple.
Sticky Chicken with Star Anise and Pineapple
This sweet and sticky take on delectable chicken wings will have you clamouring for more. Pineapple, which lends itself perfectly to heat, adds a new and irresistible dimension to these spicy hand-held treats.
Pineapple Fritters with Vanilla Bean Custard
These sumptuous fritters drizzled with vanilla bean custard will have you dreaming of holidays before they even meet your mouth.
Basil and Pineapple Sorbet
Refreshing and cleansing, this sorbet is the perfect end to any meal.
Passionfruit and Pineapple Spritzers
These non-alcoholic spritzers are perfect for the festive season coming up. Add your favourite prosecco or sparkling wine for a cocktail with a difference.
Pineapple & Rum Granita with Tropical Fruit
Embrace the warmer months with this tropical frozen dessert. It’s so easy to prepare, and best served with your favourite springtime fruits.