Grilled Pineapple Dessert

Grilled Pineapple
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Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Total: 20 mins
Servings: 6 to 8 servings
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
123 Calories
0g Fat
21g Carbs
0g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 6 to 8
Amount per serving
Calories 123
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 5mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 21g 8%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Total Sugars 20g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 14mg 70%
Calcium 21mg 2%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 82mg 2%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

This is a fantastic pineapple dessert recipe that takes no time to make on the grill. You can substitute rum for the tequila if you prefer.


  • 3/4 cup tequila

  • 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed

  • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract

  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • 1 large pineapple, peeled, cored, cut into 1-inch-thick slices

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

  2. Mix tequila, sugar, vanilla, and cinnamon together until sugar is dissolved.

  3. Preheat grill.

  4. Place pineapple on the grill. Baste with tequila mixture while grilling. Turn occasionally. Grill about 10 minutes.

  5. Serve hot topped with a scoop of ice cream.


  • To make grilling easier, try placing the pieces of pineapples on skewers.