Diva Tasting: Pineapple Dessert…

Pineapple Dessert


2 (16 Ounce) Cans Pineapple Slices, Drained

2 Lemons, Juiced

4 Tablespoons Brown Sugar, Divided, Or More To Taste

1 Tablespoon Minced Fresh Ginger

3 Tablespoons Fresh Mint Leaves

1 (7 Ounce) Container Greek Yogurt

1 Frozen Pound Cake Thawed Cut into 6 Pieces


Step 1 Place pineapple slices in a shallow bowl. Combine lemon juice, 2 tablespoons sugar, and ginger in a cup and pour over pineapple. Cover and marinate for 2 hours.

Step 2 Combine remaining 2 tablespoons sugar and mint leaves in the bowl of a food processor; pulse until finely chopped. Drain marinated pineapple well, reserving marinade.

Step 3 Preheat an indoor or outdoor grill for high heat and lightly oil the grate. Grill pineapple until soft and heated through, 2 to 3 minutes per side.

Step 4 Stir remaining marinade into the Greek yogurt and sweeten with extra sugar if desired. Sprinkle grilled pineapple with mint sugar and serve with yogurt over pound cake slices. Serves 6


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