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Tag Archives: summer
Nacho and Roly: The Perfect Pineapple World Travelers
Meet Nacho and Roly, a wanderlust-driven dynamic duo. Together, Nacho and his personified perfect pineapple friend are on a mission to see the world.
An adventurous pair, Nacho and Roly invite you along for an inside look at their world travels. Through their Instagram account @nachoandroly, you can enjoy a charming combination of impressive travel photos and witty banter between the two, with a fun little twist. Roly is actually a perfect pineapple. Nacho travels with his prickly pal to places where perfect pineapples are found. So far, they have traveled to Costa Rica, England, Spain and Russia!
There is a sweet simplicity in Nacho and Roly’s travel perspective. The pair remains witty and light-hearted and consistently teach each other something new. Nacho explains travel facts about each new location they enter to his personable pineapple friend. Meanwhile, Roly never fails to add a quirky comment and interesting fact about his pineapple roots.
Perfect Pineapple Facts Straight from the Source
In one post, Roly takes over to share information about Guapiles, Limon, Costa Rica. Roly is feeling especially reminiscent about this topic. The destinations remind him of his childhood, when he came from a plant called Bromelia. Guapiles, Costa Rica is where Chestnut Hill Farms grows and produces our perfect pineapples. With strategic placement, impeccable temperatures and abundant rainfall, this location creates the sweetest fruits. In Limon, many perfect pineapples are loaded and shipped to several North American and European ports. No wonder Roly was feeling nostalgic!
Later, Roly also shares his appreciation for the pineapple growers. While they are not often in the spotlight, these growers make great efforts to grow impeccable pineapples to share with the world. Without the hard work of the pineapple growers, there would be no Roly!
A World of Perfect Pineapple
In addition to an abundance of pineapple facts, Roly and Nacho share their amusing travels to incredible locations. They start their summer in Cambridge before jetting off to St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia. A language barrier can’t stop this pair from having a good time. They see the sites, learn a lot and even try out some local fashion.
From Sevilla, to Madrid, to Valencia the dynamic duo always seems to be flying off to the next adventure. They never fail to make friends along the way, connecting with everyone from small pups to hard-working pineapple growers. They keep their travels sweet and carefree, and never miss the opportunity to celebrate a Saturday (their absolute favorite day of the week.)
A Universal Message
Between pineapple facts and witty banter, the two remind us to enjoy life to its fullest. When they’re not traveling, they like to spend their weekends in the garden at home with good vibes, great coffee and no phones. Life is good for Nacho and Roly! If you’re looking for a smile, check out their adventures features on our Instagram @chestnuthillfarms. You can also find the happy pair on their own Instagram, @nachoandroly.
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Bright yellow and bursting with flavor, Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples embody everything that makes summer so fun! They are not only light and refreshing for a hot sunny day, but they’re also chockful of nutrients and compounds that will fuel your health. With school out and the summer solstice past, we are spending more and more time by the pool and at the beach. The Chestnut Hill Farms perfect pineapple is a sweet way to cool off and satisfy your summer needs, no matter where the season takes you.
Pineapples are versatile.
Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples are brimming with delicious flavor. Eat a slice as-is or try mixing perfect pineapple into your favorite recipe! Flavor a fruity drink, garnish a summer cocktail or cook up these summertime pineapple recipes. With just one Chestnut Hill Farms perfect pineapple you are prepared for a whole day of fun in the sun!
They are a fun fruit.
Pineapples aren’t just for eating – they’re good for crafting, playing and posing, too! Use Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples as props in your summertime photoshoot. Spray-paint them gold, bronze or white for an elevated tropical centerpiece. Or, play DIY pineapple bowling for fun with kids and adults. With one or ten of our pineapples, you can have the best pool or beach party of the summer!
Enjoy the bright and refreshing flavor of a perfect pineapple.
When you work up a sweat in the sun, you work up an appetite, too! Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples are just the thing to beat the heat and to beat your cravings. Ripe and juicy, they offer a tangy snack and a sweet sip that will give you energy after that high-noon sun has zapped it out of you. Pineapples can be your drink, your snack and your dessert rolled into one!
Hydrate with pineapples.
During a long day in the sun, don’t get bored with drinking water. To stay hydrated, enjoy juicy Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples! With an 86% water content, a pineapple snack will certainly help satisfy that 8-cups of water per day rule. Furthermore, it is also packed with the enzyme bromelain, which has powerful anti-inflammatory and detoxifying properties. You won’t have to worry about staying hydrated while you lounge out in the sun!
Pineapples can save a life.
Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples make the best lifeguards! Rich in nutrients and compounds, they offer an abundance of health benefits that will boost your mental and physical well-being. According to Healthline, they contain antioxidants that fight disease and inflammation, enzymes that promote digestion and protein absorption and vitamin C, which helps repair tissue and improve immunity. Take care of your body with just one bite!
Whether you’re lounging by the pool or luxuriating at the beach, Chestnut Hill Farms pineapples make the best treat to sip, slice or savor. They offer the opportunity to experiment with new, refreshing recipes, break the summer heat and improve your physical and mental health all throughout the summer. Visit your nearest Aldi or Costco to pick up a Chestnut Hill Farms pineapple and throw the best pool and beach party!
Fire Up the Grill this Fourth of July
Celebrate the Fourth of July with an all-American backyard barbecue! Nothing says sweet summertime quite like friends, family, fireworks and a fired-up grill. Treat your guests to these delightfully different grilled pineapple recipes for a refreshing twist on classic summer favorites.
Cool Off, Relax and Unwind with Summer Pineapple Treats
Summer has arrived and pineapple season is in full swing. Sweet, fresh pineapple may be the perfect snack to bring to the beach, but our favorite prickly fruit can reach beyond a simple afternoon treat. Check out our summer pineapple recipe round-up to find out how the queen fruit can help you cool off, relax and unwind this summer.
A Simple Summertime Pineapple Lemonade Recipe
Escape from the heat with this twist on a summertime classic! Our perfect pineapples make for a tasty homemade treat with just three easy ingredients for this summertime pineapple lemonade recipe.
An Easy, Sweet Summertime Treat!
Beat the heat this summer with this creamy, fruity, tropical treat! These Pineapple Coconut Yogurt Pops are perfect for an afternoon snack in the sun.
• 1 cup Chestnut Hill Farms Pineapple
• 1 cup canned light coconut milk
• 2 (5.3 oz) containers non-fat pineapple yogurt
• 3/4 tsp. coconut extract
• 1 tbsp. sugar
To create this sweet summertime treat, combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour the mixture into popsicle molds and insert popsicle sticks. Freeze overnight and enjoy!
Don’t believe us that something so tasty could be so healthy? Check out some more pineapple health facts here.