Grilled Pineapple with Lime and Coconut

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Grilled Pineapple with Lime and CoconutRecipe
Photo: Kate Sears; Styling: Susan Vajaranant
Lime, coconut, and brown sugar heighten the flavor of Grilled Pineapple. Although this grilled dessert is a winner as is, Grilled Pineapple with Lime and Coconut is also great over vanilla ice cream.
Serves 6

Cost per Serving:

$.82

Ingredients

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1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut
Zest and juice of 1 lime
2 tablespoons packed light brown sugar
1 pineapple, peeled, cored, cut into 1/2-inch-thick wedges

Preparation

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 10 Minutes

1. Place coconut in a small skillet over medium heat. Cook, stirring frequently, until coconut is golden and lightly toasted. Transfer to a bowl.

2. Preheat grill to medium. In a small bowl, combine lime juice and sugar.

3. Oil grill. Put pineapple wedges on grill and cook, turning once, until softened and browned in spots, 7 to 8 minutes total. Transfer pineapple to a dish and dot with lime juice mixture.

4. Just before serving, arrange pineapple on a platter and sprinkle with lime zest and toasted coconut.

Created date

May 2012

Nutritional Information

Calories 125
Fat 2 g
Satfat 2 g
Protein 1 g
Carbohydrate 28 g
Fiber 2 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Sodium 20 mg