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Pineapple Luau Style (Grilled)

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When having a BBQ I like to include fruits and vegetables. This is a pineapple recipe that is great along side grilled chicken or brats. The sweetness is heavenly and the grilling subsides some of the strong acid the fruit yields


1 large
ripe pineapple
1/3 c
butter or margarine
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1/3 c
2 Tbsp
lime juice
1/4 tsp
ground ginger

Directions Step-By-Step

Remove leafy top of pineapple and reserve for garnish
Cut pineapple lengthwise into 8 wedges. Slash pineapple with sharp knife verticle slashes 1 inch apart down to but not thru skins
Heat butter in small saucepan on grill until melted. add honey, lime juice and ginger
brush cut surfaces of pineapple with butter mixture and place on grill. Grill 15 minutes, turning every 5 minutes and brushing with butter mixture.
place reserved top in center of serving platter and lay grilled wedges around for a nice presentation. ENJOY !

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    Irisa Raina 9 Irisa - Jun 2, 2012
    OMG....gaynet.....I make the same exact recipe....sometimes I change up the ginger for chipotle powder....other than that its the same....GREAT MINDS...HUH?
    Hope you are hanging an amazing BBQ-in' day....
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    gaynel mohler gaynel - Jun 2, 2012
    It is actually cold here today, and going to rain. Got a big BBQ coming up the 9th tho, and planning on serving this. I love pineapple, but the acid tears up my lips , mouth and stomache. If I fix it for the bbq, can share that way :)
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    gaynel mohler gaynel - Jun 2, 2012
    By the way, Dr. Oz says to eat the core, has more benifits than the actual part most people eat. something about belly fat ?? heh
    Krogers has pineapple a buck a piece till tomorrow.
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    Irisa Raina 9 Irisa - Jun 2, 2012
    Oh say it isn't soooooo.....we don't have a Krogers near us " insert sad face here :-( " we had on when we lived in Sulphur Louisiana but not in Lafayette.
    If you would like to send me your address privately I have some coupons from them that will expire July 15th. I'd be happy to mail them to you.....let me know....
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    gaynel mohler gaynel - Jun 2, 2012
    I can give it here since it is a P.O. Box
    P.O.Box 432
    Junction City, Ohio 43748
    thanks alot Irisa, I shop krogers or my little local grocery here in this small town. I believe in keeping the "lil" guy in business. They even deliver if I'm ill or snowed in :)