Sweet Golden Pineapple Muffins

Ingredients: 8 1/2 ounces crushed pineapple1 eggs, lightly beaten3/4 cup sweet milk1 1/2 teaspoons fresh grated orange rind2 cups sifted all-purpose flour1/4 cup sugar1 tablespoon baking powder1/4 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon nutmeg1/4 cup melted butter Directions: Drain pineapple liquid into measuring cup. Add enough milk to pineapple liquid to make 1 cup. Combine with egg...

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons unsalted butter ( 1oz)1/4 cup brown sugar ( not packed)1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1 (8 ounce) cans pineapple slices11 pecan halves3/4 cup unbleached all-purpose flour1 teaspoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut3 tablespoons unsalted butter ( room temp)1/2 cup granulated sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract1 large eggs1 teaspoon poppy seeds, lightly toasted...

Chocolate Fondue for the Microwave

Ingredients: 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips1/3 cup evaporated milkpretzelsmarshmallowspineapple chunksstrawberries Directions: Take a microwave safe dish or even pyrex measuring cup large enough to hold the fondue ingredients and heat on high for 30 seceonds at a time checking to see if melted my mixing with a spoon each time.You can put the blend...

Low Fat Pineapple Coconut Smoothie

Ingredients: 1 cup non-fat soymilk1 (19 fluid ounce) cans unsweetened crushed canned pineapple1 medium bananas1/4 teaspoon coconut flavoring Directions: In a blender, combine pineapple, break up banana and add coconut flavouring.Pour Soy milk into blender and mix until smooth. Servings: 2 Time preparation: 5 min. Time total: 5 min. Favorite...

Healthier Carrot Cake

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups sugar ( I use Rapunzel)1 cup safflower oil2 teaspoons cinnamon1/2 teaspoon nutmeg4 eggs1/2 teaspoon sea salt2 cups stone ground whole wheat pastry flour3 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon vanilla2 1/2 cups carrots, grated1 cup golden raisins (optional)1 cup shredded coconut1 1/2 cups sunflower seeds ( or walnuts pieces)1 cup crushed pineapple...

Pineapple Souffle

Ingredients: 1/4 lb butter ( 1 stick)3/4 cup sugar4 eggs1 (20 ounce) cans crushed pineapple, undrained5 slices white bread, cubed in small pieces Directions: Cream butter and sugar.Add eggs and beat well.Pour in entire can of pineapple and bread and stir.Pour into 1 1/2 quart casserole dish(or 9″ by 13″ glass dish and bake...

Pineapple Iced Tea

Ingredients: 1 quart water7 individual tea bags1 cup unsweetened pineapple juice1/3 cup lemon juice2 tablespoons sugar Directions: In a saucepan, bring water to a boil. Remove from the heat. Add tea bags; cover and steep for 3-5 minutes. Discard tea bags.Stir in the pineapple juice, lemon juice and sugar until sugar is dissolved.Refrigerate overnight...

Refrigerator Pineapple Cheesecake

Ingredients: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs1 1/2 lbs 1% fat cottage cheese8 ounces crushed pineapple in juice2 tablespoons margarine, melted1 1/2 tablespoons oil3 ounces sugar-free lemon gelatin1 cup boiling water1/4 cup sugar1 teaspoon vanilla1 tablespoon water2 teaspoons cornstarch Directions: Mix crumbs, margarine and oil.Press into bottom of 8″ spring form pan or 8″x10-1/2″ pan...

Creamy Clouds over Tranquil Turquoise Seas

Ingredients: 24 ice cubes16 ounces pineapple juice15 ounces creme de coconut1/2 cup blue curacao1/2 cup vodkaginger ale, To toporange slicessugar Directions: Place all but ginger ale in blender and blend till cubes are chopped.Sugar the rim of chilled margarita glasses by dipping first into orange liquor then into sugar.Pour drink into glasses and top...