12 Creative Ways To Use Up Leftover Pineapple

Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon

Have leftover crushed pineapple after making this week's Pineapple Rice?

Pineapple Rice

12 creative ways to use leftover pineapple: 

1. Snack on it ;)

2. Use in a salsa: Chili Lime Lentil Tacos With Spicy Grilled Pineapple Salsa recipe

Chilli Lime Lentil With Spicy Grilled Pineapple Salsa

3. Meal Mentor Piña Colada ONOs 

Serves 1 
Total Time: 5 min Active Time: 5 min

1⁄2 cup pineapple
1⁄2 cup dry rolled oats
1⁄2 cup lite coconut milk
1 tbsp coconut flakes


  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl or jar.
  2. Cover and refrigerate overnight.

Per serving: 289 calories, 11.3g fat, 44g carbs, 5.8g ber, 8.8g sugars, 7.6g protein
Prep: Make ahead. Best served cold, but you can also heat it up and “cook” it like oatmeal.

4. Add to a salad.

5. Add to a pizza: Hawaiian BBQ Cauliflower & Pineapple Pizza recipe

Pineapple Pizza

6. Add to your favorite curry or make Golden Pineapple Curry

Golden Pineapple Curry

7. Put it in your water bottle to infuse flavor 

8. Blend them in popsicles like 3 Coconut Pineapple Popsicle


9. Use it in a green smoothie. A great Pineapple Green Smoothie recipe here 

Pineapple Green Smoothie

10. Grill it! Here's a great way grill pineapple here. 

Grilled Pineapple

11. Pineapple Upsidedown Cake from Happy Herbivore Abroad (page #280) 

12. OMGGG Dessert: baked sweet potato with yogurt + pineapple + coconut

You are a fineapple ;)

P.S. If you don't know how to cut a pineapple, here's a picture by picture tutorial.


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