Thursday, July 9, 2015

Mouthwatering Grilled Pineapple

As most of you know, we did a barbecue for my son's first birthday party. Well, being that his birthday is in the summer, not only were hamburgers & hot dogs a must, but so were delicious summer fruits! (which go amazingly with my marshmallow cream cheese fruit dip) This is why we decided it was a MUST to recreate the mouthwatering grilled pineapples from Tucanos.

tucanos grilled pineapple


  • 2 cans DOLE pineapple rings
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 tsp cinnamon


  • Melt butter in a bowl and mix brown sugar until well incorporated
  • Pour sugar mixture over pineapple rings and top with cinnamon
  • Cook on grill (or sauce pan) until golden brown, roughly 5 or 6 minutes
  • Add additional brown sugar to pineapple on grill, as needed (I like them extra sweet)
Serving size:  2 slices, makes 2 slices
Macros per serving: 9.2 g fat, 34.9 g carbs, .1 g protein

And there you have it! The easiest way to make grilled pineapple! And I assure you, using canned pineapple really tastes just as good, but makes your life sooo much easier! Plus you get to have the cute rings!

Here is a pic from our party. We purchased that little disposable grate the pineapples are on at the grocery store for like a buck. You can put them directly on the grill if you want though..

tucanos grilled pineapple

I hope you enjoy this summer must have!!!


  1. Oh my goodness, how simple and inexpensive!! Next time we turn on the grill, I'm so making this! Popping over from Bloggers Brags! :)

    1. yay! I hope you love it! Grilled pineapple is definitely one of my favorites =)

  2. Yummm! Perfect for summer! Thanks for linking up with Blogger Brags! Hope to see you next week! Cheers, Kendra

  3. Wow.. yummy! Thank you for linking up to Creative K Kids' Tasty Tuesdays. I have pinned your post to our Tasty Tuesdays Pinterest Board