grilled pineapple with a buttered rum sauce

Grilled Pineapple and a Buttered Rum Sauce

Healthy Pineapple and a scrumptious buttered rum sauce makes the perfect summer dessert. Grilling at its finest

Course Dessert
Cuisine American, canadian
Keyword Grilled Pineapple and a Buttered Rum Sauce
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 people
Calories 106 kcal


  • 1/4 c brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup 35% cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 oz dark rum or bourbon about 2 tbsp
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter cubed
  • 1/4 teaspoon allspice
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon himalayan pink salt
  • whole Pineapple


  1. In saucepan, cook sugar and butter over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until sugar is dissolved, about 3 minutes, slowly stir in Rum.. Without stirring but brushing down side of pan with pastry brush dipped in cold water, cook until amber in colour, 10 to 12 minutes.

  2. whisk in cream and salt; bring to boil. Cook, whisking, until slightly thickened, about 1 minute. Whisk in rum; remove from heat. Let stand until thickened, about 30 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl combine allspice, cinnamon and salt. Pour mixture over the pineapple. Let sit
  4. Place coated pineapple on the grill, cook on a medium heat for 3-5 minutes. Slice pineapple into steaks and toast on either side.
  5. Remove pineapple steaks from grill. On each plate add a slice of pineapple, top with buttered rum sauce and add a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Add more sauce for taste.