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Grilled Pineapple Salsa

Grilled Pineapple Salsa

Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.

Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.  This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.

This fresh fruit salsa is going to be a staple this summer.

Whether you’re having an outdoor BBQ or looking for a new salsa recipe for taco night—give this grilled pineapple salsa recipe a try!

Grilling season has started and I couldn’t be more excited! Now that the weather is starting to get warmer, I love spending the evenings outside on the patio grilling dinner. After spending most of the winter inside, it feels so nice to spend time outdoors.

Grilled pineapple makes the perfect base for a fruity salsa recipe.

After cooking pineapple on the grill, I became obessed! It is so good!

As the pineapple cooks on the grill, it gets caramelized and smokey. The natural sugars in the pineapple help to caramelize the fruit.

If you’ve never had grilled pineapple before, I highly recommend giving it a try!

Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.  This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.

For an easy summer dessert, grill some pineapple and serve it with some vegan ice cream. So easy and delicious.

how to make the salsa

First cut the pineapple into vertical slices.

Preheat the grill to medium-high heat. Brush each side of the pineapple slices with avocado oil and season with salt and pepper.

Grill the pineapple on both sides until caramelized.

Grilled pineapple makes the most delicious fruit salsa.

Remove from the grill and let cool a few minutes. Once the pineapple is cool enough to handle, cut into bite size pieces.

Add the pineapple to a large bowl and add the onion, cilantro, jalapeno and lime juice.

This salsa is perfect for chip dipping! This salsa would also be great on tacos.

Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.  This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.

You can serve this salsa right away or you can make it in advance and refrigerate the salsa until you are ready to enjoy it.

If you make this recipe, be sure to tag us on Instagram #thymeandlove! We love seeing what you are making!

Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.  This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.
Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer. This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.

Grilled Pineapple Salsa

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

As the pineapple cooks on the grill, it gets nice and caramelized created the perfect summer fruit salsa.

Ingredients

  • 1 Pineapple, trimmed and sliced vertically
  • Avocado Oil
  • Salt 
  • Pepper
  • 1/4 Red Onion, finely diced
  • 1/2 Cup Cilantro, minced
  • 1 Jalapeno, finely diced, remove the seeds for less heat
  • 1 Lime Juiced
  • Tortilla Chips for serving

Instructions

  1. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  2. Brush each side of the pineapple slices with avocado oil Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  3. Grill the pineapple until caramelized on both sides, about 4-6 minutes on each side, flipping halfway through cooking.
  4. Remove the pineapple from the grill and let cool a few minutes. Once cool enough to handle, cut the pineapple into bite-sized pieces.
  5. In a large bowl, add the diced pineapple, onion, cilantro, jalapeno, lime juice. Stir to combine.
  6. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  7. Serve with tortilla chips and enjoy.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 63Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 150mgCarbohydrates: 8gFiber: 1gSugar: 5gProtein: 1g

Nutrition information is just an estimate.

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Grilled Pineapple Salsa is the perfect fruit salsa for summer.  This grilled fruit salsa is sweet, a little spicy and sour.

Happy Grilling!
Jeni

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