Frieda's Specialty Produce - Baby Pineapple


What is a Baby Pineapple?

  • Adorable miniature pineapple grown exclusively in South Africa. Intensely sweet golden flesh and soft edible core. The entire fruit measures just 5 inches high.

How to Eat

  • Use this superbly sweet pineapple as you would a regular pineapple. Also beautiful addition to fruit baskets or a decorative table centerpiece.

Health Benefits

  • Excellent source of vitamin C.

How to Choose

  • Choose fruit that is golden in color and very aromatic.

How to Store

  • Because pineapples develop dark spots from temperature changes, if it is purchased chilled, keep it refrigerated; and if it was bought at room temperature, keep it at room temperature.

When are they in season?

  • Year-round

Where are they grown?

  • Product of South Africa


Grilled Tropical Fruit Kebabs

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Papaya Fruit Meringues

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Pineapple Coconut Smoothie

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