Recipes

Sheet Pan Perfect Pineapple Ham

Pineapple ham cooked in a pan with fruit and nut garnishes

A Delicious Pineapple Dinner

Some might argue that pineapple doesn’t belong in a savory dish, but we say you can’t knock it until you try it! Here at Chestnut Hill Farms, we think we can convince the non-believers with this delicious new take on a classic ham and pineapple sheet pan recipe. This tempting dish combines the sweetness of our pineapples with the savory goodness of ham, creating a flavor combination that will have you begging for seconds.

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How to Make Your Own Pineapple Tea

Pineapple green iced tea in a mason jar

Discover this Healthy, Delicious Treat

Do you ever experience cravings for a delicious and refreshing snack slightly kicking in? What better way to quench these than by making various uses for one of the most iconic tropical fruits? Pineapples are in peak season between the months of March to July, but you can buy them year round! Embrace the cravings with this delicious and nutrient-packed homemade pineapple tea recipe that is sure to bring you just the right amount of coolness mixed with a healthy dose of nutrients.

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Pineapple Pancakes to Impress Your Valentine

five pineapple pancakes stacked on top of each other

Start the Day with Something Sweet

Valentine’s Day is a holiday meant to celebrate love. Not just romantic love, such as celebrating with your partner, but also familial love. Valentine’s Day is a holiday that honors your loved ones, and one of the best ways to celebrate V-Day is through a home-cooked meal. 

There are a lot of ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Common V-Day gifts include chocolates, flowers, or a nice dinner. We believe that one of the best ways to show appreciation of loved ones is by expressing love and appreciation through food—we recommend our tasty and easy-to-make pineapple pancakes recipe!

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Can You Make Wine from Pineapples?

Pineapple wine can be a great alternative to traditional vintages.

Homemade Pineapple Wine Recipe: A Tropical Delight

Do you enjoy sipping a sweet, sultry glass of wine on a night out with friends? 

Or kicking back poolside with a fruity sangria?

Most people think of grapes when they imagine winemaking. However, a juicy fruit like pineapple gives the wine a vibrant, tropical flavor that makes you imagine sunny days and warm breezes. 

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Super Salsas to Make the Big Game Epic

Mix Up Your Game Day Spread

And then there were four. 

As the football season comes to a close only the Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs and Detroit Lions remain. As our small way of honoring these four cities, we’re putting a pineapple and local twist on four different salsa recipes. 

Try ‘em all and then let us know which team you’ll be rooting for!

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Can A Pineapple Really Live Under the Sea?

SpongeBob's house in SpongeBob SquarePants

Exploring the Possibilities of Hydroponic Pineapple

We’ve all heard the song. 

Whether you were a parent dreading the cloying tones of the pirate painting or a kid eagerly awaiting the antics of your favorite yellow friend, we all know the answer to “Ohhh, who lives in a pineapple under the sea?”

Well, regardless of your opinion of the citizens of Bikini Bottom, is it even possible for a pineapple to grow underwater? Today, we are going to find out.

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The Best Pineapple Post-Workout Recovery Smoothie

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Imagine…

You’ve just run five miles.

You’ve just had a killer upper body workout at the gym.

You’ve just centered yourself with an hour of yoga.

No matter what your preferred workout is, they all have one important step in common that most people overlook: recovery. 

For many of us who are exercising to stay fit, it may seem counterintuitive to load up on a big, protein-heavy meal after you get a sweat on, but it’s important to rehydrate the body and strengthen muscle. See, during exercise, you’re actually breaking down muscle and in order for that muscle to become stronger, you have to make sure the tissue is repaired properly.

One of the best ways to refuel is with a post-workout recovery smoothie.

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Say Aloha to Our Hawaiian-style Ham and Pineapple Pasta Recipe

Pineapple and Ham Pasta
Photo taken from Engin Akyurt

Turn Your Kitchen into a Hawaiian Paradise

Welcome to an adventure that will whisk you and your taste buds to Hawaii’s scenic tropical paradise! Today, we’ll walk you through making a delicious pasta meal with ham and pineapple in the style of the Hawaiian Islands.

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Holiday Joy, Hanukkah, and Pineapple Kugel

Pineapple Kugel

Celebrate the holidays with Pineapple Kugel

The fireplace is lit, snow is starting to stick on the ground, and the kitchen is filled with family and friends ready to celebrate the festival of lights. The aroma of sizzling latkes, jelly-filled sufganiyot, and a sweet tropical smell takes over. This unexpected aroma is the smell of pineapple kugel, adding tropical sweetness to a traditional Hanukkah dish. The fruity flavor and the richness of eggs, along with noodles, create a delightfully unique dish. Join us as we explore this incredible dish, making pineapple kugel a new holiday tradition. Let the celebration begin! 

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Warm Up with Mulled Pineapple Punch

Mulled Pineapple Punch Drink
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When the bright golden leaves begin to fall and there’s an extra crisp in the air, it’s the ideal time to enjoy the cozy embrace of a warm beverage. Make this season unique with Chestnut Hill Farms Pineapple Punch at your holiday party along with traditional mulled wine and cider. Whichever holiday you are celebrating, this mixture is sure to capture the spirit of the occasion. 

Gather your loved ones and let’s begin preparing a beverage that will undoubtedly become a treasured family tradition.

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