Lime Pineapple In The Shell Recipe

Summary

Difficulty LevelEasyCourse
Main IngredientInterest Group

Ingredients

 Fresh pineapple1
 Sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Lime juice1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 848 Calories from Fat 9

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 1 g1.7%

Saturated Fat 0.08 g0.42%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 9.8 mg0.4%

Total Carbohydrates 222 g73.9%

Dietary Fiber 12.8 g51.3%

Sugars 189.7 g

Protein 5 g10.1%

Vitamin A 10.9% Vitamin C 738.7%

Calcium 12.4% Iron 14.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

Leaving the leafy top of pineapple intact, cut a slice off the top to use as lid.
Run sharp knife around inside of shell, leaving pineapple shell about 1/2 inch thick.
Cut fruit in wedges; remove first wedge, loosen remaining wedges at bottom with grapefruit knife; lift out.
Cut fruit in chunks (discard core) and mix with the sugar and lime juice.
Spoon the chunks back into shell and top with the "lid" €” hold in place with a skewer.
Chill fruit for 3 to 4 hours or overnight.
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