Not sure what to do with fresh pineapple? There are countless ways to cook with this sweet and sour tropical fruit in any number of fresh pineapple recipes.
Whether you have a sweet tooth and enjoy a simple flambeed pineapple or prefer to spice things up with a savoury Thai or Chinese curry, try these different fresh pineapple recipes and you'll be convinced of pineapple's tangy sweet notes.
How to cut pineapple
First things first, when learning how to cut a pineapple follow this simple video that takes the hard work out of tackling the spikey skin and fibrous core.
Grilled pineapple skewers
Flambeed fresh pineapple skewers add a touch of the exotic to dessert time. They’re extremely easy to make (provided you follow fire safety rules!) and are delicious served with vanilla ice cream.
Red duck curry with pineapple and cherry tomatoes
If you like it spicy try this Thai-themed duck curry with the sweetness and acidity of the pineapple balancing the richness of the duck. An easy way to get to grips with Asian flavours for a midweek supper.
Fried pork fillet with pineapple and vegetables
Try this Chinese-inspired pork fillet for when you want a satisfying and quick-to-prepare dinner with the classic combination of pineapple and pork. Delicious with a steaming bowl of egg-fried rice on the side.
Green Christmas pineapple cake
It doesn’t have to be Christmas to enjoy this exotic green tropical cake. For something a bit more creative, how about this eye-catching Green christmas pineapple cake? Try making it for a special occasion at any time of year.
This article was updated on 24/03/2023.