#Tropical Recipes

Guava Cake - Hawaiian Style

By Julie Madawi
Another "Ono" recipe from the Ono Kine Recipes Facebook page along with the picture. Recipe...

Tropical Mochi Dessert

By Julie Madawi
Another "Ono Kine Recipes" from Facebook. This soft, pillowy dessert is irrisistible! Another favorite...

1967 Grand Prize Mandarin Dream Pie

By Family Favorites
This recipe was the Grand Prize Winner in a 1967 bake-off. Although it uses simple, inexpensive...


By Carol Parkhurst

Tropical Pound Cake

By susan white
My husband finished his first piece of this and then said think I will have another!!!!

Tropical Mashed Sweet Potatoes

By Sarah Ziegler
I was looking for a new and interesting way to use cook my sweet potatoes, and...

Southern Style Ambrosia

By Gael King
This gets raves at every occasion I serve it! A delightful make ahead no-cook, no-fuss...

It's Five O' Clock Somewhere Cookies

By Monica H
No butter here - only coconut oil!

Tropical Pineapple Banana Cake

By Tammy Brownlow
All of my favorite tropical ingredients in one cake. It is my favorite cake for...

Pina Tropicale

By Grace Pulley
If you like Pina Coladas then you will love this non-alcoholic version. It's not too sweet...

Tiki Tini

By Vickie Parks
This is a tropical drink for two. It has a soft pink tint (from the...

Mango Cooler

By Vickie Parks
This is very refreshing and provides a tropical touch. It's perfect for those hot summer...

Peachy Mango Island Ribs

By Monica H
I wanted a tropical taste to these ribs, and knew the flavors I wanted to use....

Passion Fruit Mimosa

By Vickie Parks
This is an update of the classic brunch drink with a tropical twist, replacing the standard...

Tropical Bread Pudding

By George Levinthal
My friends and co-workers love when I bring bread pudding for pot lucks and brunches and...

Midori Splice

By Vickie Parks
I couldn't resist this one, with coconut rum, melon liqueur and fresh pineapple juice. It's...

Linda's Tropical Rum Cooler

By Linda Kauppinen
I love coconut rum! And I have made this drink with and without the pineapple...

PainKiller Cocktail

By Heather Trice
This is a 4-1-1 ratio drink with the Rum being up to you. We make...

Royal Hawaiian

By Vickie Parks
This drink dates to the 1920s when the Royal Hawaiian was one of the first (and...

Pina Colada Pie

By Sylvia Waldsmith
I found this recipe while going thru my mother-in-law's recipe file. I recreated if from...

Manderin Tropical Trifel

By Kimberly Richards
This is one of those desserts that you just can not stop eating. I had...


By Rose Dailey
One of my "throw-togethers". I love the tropical taste of pineapple and bananas together.

Blue Breeze Cocktail

By Carolyn Haas
From the book Savanah Breeze by Mary Kay Andrews.
10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

One of the summer staples is hearing the sound of the ice cream truck roaming the neighborhood and ice cream sandwiches are always on the menu. Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate cookies they are a classic summer treat. These days, ice cream sandwiches have gotten a makeover and you don’t need the ice […]

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]