A tropical fruit with a spiny, diamond-patterned, greenish-brown skin and swordlike leaves. The edible juicy yellow flesh beneath the rough skin and surrounding a hard core has a distinctive tangy sweet taste. The name "pineapple" comes from the fruit's resemblance to a pine cone. Pineapples are fat-free, cholesterol-free and high in fiber and vitamin C. One 3/4 cup serving of fresh diced pineapple contains only 57 calories.

"Pineapple" is also a slang term for a hand grenade. At, the term usually refers to the fruit.

Interesting Pineapple Facts
  • If you dream about eating or serving pineapple, you will have social success. If you dream of grwing or harvesting pineapple, you will have a steamy new love affair.

  • In the mid-15th Centry, pinapples were carried on sailing vessels to prevent scurvy.

  • In the Carribean, pinapple is called "anana" which is the naitive Tupi word for "excellent fruit".

  • Pineapples take about 18 months to mature, compared to 3 to 4 months for most other fruits.

Articles that reference "Pineapple":
  1. 367 Ways To Enjoy Toast
  2. Maple Shwaple! Other Pancake Toppings
  3. Quick Breakfasts For Busy Mornings
  4. The Amazing Banana

Recipes with "Pineapple" in the title:
  1. Baked Pineapple French Toast
  2. Banana Pineapple Bread
  3. Easy Pineapple Coffee Cake
  4. Honey Pineapple French Toast
  5. Pineapple Bran Muffins
  6. Pineapple Bread
  7. Pineapple Coconut Oatmeal
  8. Pineapple Coffee Cake
  9. Pineapple Coffee Cake II
  10. Pineapple French Toast (Low-Fat)
  11. Pineapple Kolaches
  12. Pineapple Microwave Oatmeal
  13. Pineapple Oatmeal
  14. Pineapple Omelet
  15. Pineapple Pancakes With Coconut Syrup
  16. Pineapple Pleaser
  17. Pineapple Rum Crepes
  18. Pineapple Syrup
  19. Pineapple Waffles
  20. Puckered Englishman (Baked Pineapple)
  21. Upside-Down Pineapple Coffee Cake
  22. Zucchini Pineapple Muffins

Recipes with "Pineapple" in the ingredients:
  1. African Fruit Compote
  2. Aloha Hawaiian Granola
  3. Baked Pineapple French Toast
  4. Banana Pineapple Bread
  5. Banana Split Breakfast Drink
  6. Blueberry Smoothie
  7. C-3PO Pancakes
  8. Candy Corn Fruit Parfaits
  9. Carrot Cake Coffee Cake
  10. Carrot Cake Muffins
  11. Coconut Cream Muffins
  12. Easy Pineapple Coffee Cake
  13. Fish Stick Breakfast Broil
  14. French Toast Kabobs
  15. Fruit & Nut Lactation Muffins
  16. Fruit & Veggie Breakfast Bran Muffins
  17. Fruit Breakfast Compote
  18. Fruit-Rice Pudding
  19. Gabriel & Amaya's Smoothie
  20. Granola Fruit Kabobs
  21. Hawaian Toast
  22. Hawaii Twist
  23. Hawaiian Breakfast Pizzas
  24. Hawaiian Breakfast Sliders
  25. Hawaiian Chocolate Muffins
  26. Hawaiian Holiday Smoothie
  27. Hawaiian Omelette
  28. Hawaiian Sandwiches
  29. Hawaiian Savory Crepes
  30. Honey Fruit Salad
  31. Honey Pineapple French Toast
  32. Hot Fruit Casserole
  33. Kale Green Smoothie
  34. Lemonade Wake-up Call
  35. Monkey Madness Smoothie
  36. Mother's Day French Toast
  37. Nutty Fruit Smoothie
  38. Pina Colada Breakfast Parfait
  39. Pina Colada Smoothie
  40. Pina Colada Tofu Shake
  41. Pineapple Bran Muffins
  42. Pineapple Bread
  43. Pineapple Coconut Oatmeal
  44. Pineapple Coffee Cake
  45. Pineapple Coffee Cake II
  46. Pineapple French Toast (Low-Fat)
  47. Pineapple Kolaches
  48. Pineapple Microwave Oatmeal
  49. Pineapple Oatmeal
  50. Pineapple Omelet
  51. Pineapple Pancakes With Coconut Syrup
  52. Pineapple Pleaser
  53. Pineapple Rum Crepes
  54. Pineapple Syrup
  55. Pineapple Waffles
  56. Puckered Englishman (Baked Pineapple)
  57. Rice Krispie Energy Bars
  58. Shredded Carrot Breakfast Salad
  59. Skywalker Smoothies
  60. Strawberry Jell-O Salad
  61. Tropical Breakfast Smoothie
  62. Tropical Breakfast Sorbet
  63. Tropical Fruit Smoothie
  64. Tropical Morning Crepes
  65. Tropical Parfait
  66. Tropical Pear French Toast
  67. Twice-Baked Carrot Cake Granola
  68. Upside-Down Pineapple Coffee Cake
  69. Vegan Donut Holes
  70. Warmed Sherried Fruit Breakfast Casserol
  71. Zucchini Pineapple Muffins

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