17 Recipes Made With Canned Pineapple

Recipes made with canned pineapple

Canned pineapple can be used in everything from appetizers to desserts. And, the recipes can be sweet or on the slightly savory side. We’re not knocking fresh pineapple. It’s delicious. But when looking for convenience, we love to grab a can of pineapple from the shelf. That way we can enjoy pineapple flavor when they’re not in season, too. Here are 17 recipes you can make with canned pineapple.

Granny Cake

Granny Cake

"After one bite of this cake, you'll know why this recipe is going to be your go-to for any potluck. The evaporated milk and butter mixture that gets poured over the hot cake makes each slice very moist. We love the crunchy buttery topping." - The Kitchen Crew
Tropical Pineapple Coconut Rum Cake

Tropical Pineapple Coconut Rum Cake

"I served this cake to my friends with Jamaica Me Crazy coffee and they raved over it. When I came back to take a picture to post with my recipe there was only one piece of it left!!! Extremely moist and rich cake, perfect comfort food with a hot cup of coffee." - Jeanne
Pineapple Upside-Down Bread Pudding

Pineapple Upside-Down Bread Pudding

"Pineapple Upside-Down Bread Pudding contains all the wonderful fruity flavors of the traditional upside-down cake but in bread pudding form! This bread pudding cake has a caramelized top layer with a super moist, buttery, melt-in-your-mouth interior." - Paula
Tropical Cowboy Candy

Tropical Cowboy Candy

"This is just a tropical note on a well known canned candied jalapenos recipe. It is still spicy but has a hint of the tropics and they are great." - Cathy
Holiday Cheese Ball

Holiday Cheese Ball

"This recipe comes from my husband's side of the family. I had to ask for the recipe because eating only once a year was not cutting it. lol" - Laura
Hummingbird Cake

Hummingbird Cake

"I just love this cake recipe. I make it for Easter and Mother's Day. My family loves it as well. It is simple, easy and your family and friends will love it also." - Tammy
Pineapple Jalapeno Meatballs

Pineapple Jalapeno Meatballs

"These Pineapple Jalapeno Meatballs will need to be served at you next event. They are sweet, sticky and have a slight kick of spice everyone will love." - Debbie
Pineapple Brown Sugar Pound Cake Upside Down

Pineapple Brown Sugar Pound Cake Upside Down

"This cake is so good. I like mine warm with a scoop of ice cream." - Nancy
Hawaiian Dream Trifle

Hawaiian Dream Trifle

"I love the combined flavors of pineapple, toasted coconut, and macadamia nuts. I combined these flavors with angel food cake and coconut cream pudding for a light 'tropical' dessert." - Susan
Pineapple Curry

Pineapple Curry

"Pineapple Curry is a creamy and flavorful vegetarian curry that makes an incredible dinner paired with rice. This 25-minute curry is one of my favorite go-to curry recipes!" - Nicole
Banana Pineapple Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Banana Pineapple Chocolate Chip Pancakes

"When my children were small, I adapted the ingredients from one of my favorite muffin recipes to make these YUMMY pancakes! They've been a favorite ever since!" - Jamie
Creamy Fruit Salad

Creamy Fruit Salad

"I made this particular dish many times. Church, work, and at request. This is a salad you can make your own with the fruit and nuts you add. Be creative! I also like to use fresh blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and blackberries together." - Edith
Pineapple Sweet Chili Sauce

Pineapple Sweet Chili Sauce

"A tropical pineapple sweet chili sauce!" - Kevin
Mardi Gras Bread

Mardi Gras Bread

"A yummy breakfast treat and good enough for a light dessert. Moist, tender, and full of flavor, this bread has the flavor of carrot cake with pineapples and pecans added. We loved the pops of sweetness from the pineapple and the crunch of the pecans." - The Kitchen Crew
Bourbon Baked Beans

Bourbon Baked Beans

"This is a really different take on your everyday baked beans. Since they're slow cooked, the beans have a soft texture. Pineapple adds a little tangy sweet kick to the beans." - The Kitchen Crew
Pina Colada Cupcakes

Pina Colada Cupcakes

"These are fabulous semi-homemade cupcakes that taste just like a pina colada. The cupcake itself has pineapple added to it which makes the cupcake very moist." - The Kitchen Crew
Chicken Pineapple Kabobs

Chicken Pineapple Kabobs

"Everyone loves these quick and easy chicken & pineapple kabobs! The longer you marinate the chicken the better." - Luci