Tag: pineapple

Make Your Own Mini Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Recipes, January 13, 2012

This dessert never goes out of style, but the fat and calories in most recipes might force you out of those skinny jeans. Our solution: make minis instead.

Weekly Bits: New Tastes for a New Year

by in Reader Tips & Comments, January 9, 2010

We know how tempting it is to break those resolutions before the calendar page has even flipped again. But these great ideas from our readers make it easy to stick with your healthy-eating plan. Try out some deliciously melty takes on classic grilled cheese along with tropical fruit treats to brighten winter!

Make Your Own Salsa

by in Healthy Recipes, September 1, 2009

Believe it or not, salsa has topped ketchup as America’s most popular condiment, according to some sales reports. Salsa can be more than just tomatoes and onions, though. Pass up the jarred stuff and make fresh mixes at home.

Grilled Pineapple for Dinner and Dessert

by in The Veggie Table, July 11, 2009

Pineapple is one of those fabulous fruits that takes my taste buds on a tropical vacation! I can eat pineapple plain, no problem, but lately I’ve been grilling it to get that hint of smoky summer flavor and adding to sandwiches and desserts.

Spotlight Recipe: Grilled Pineapple with Vanilla Ice Cream & Rum Sauce

by in Healthy Recipes, May 18, 2009

Start your grilling season with this slimming Ellie Krieger dessert. Pineapples are the only known source of bromelain, an enzyme that may help reduce inflammation. With 154 calories and 5 grams of fat per pineapple ring, it’s a perfect dessert for a hot day (especially with bathing suit season around the corner).