How to cut & store your pineapple

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Ah, the sweet virtues of fresh, succulent Maui Gold® pineapple! Just a whiff or taste of this extra sweet fruit evokes tropical breezes, rich volcanic soil and the kiss of sunshine. A pineapple should be juicy with a distinctive flavor that brings a smile to your lips. The experts at Maui Gold Pineapple Company bring you a few tips on how to select and prepare the perfect pineapple, starting, of course, with the assurance that it's the best choice—a Maui Gold® pineapple.

HOW TO CUT A PINEAPPLE

  1. Cut off the crown and base.
  2. Cut off the sides and trim the eyes.
  3. Cut into quarters. Slice down the triangular tip to remove core.
  4. Slice in half lengthwise. Cut into chunks.

STORING YOUR PINEAPPLE

If fresh Maui Gold® pineapple is not being served immediately, cut the fruit from the shell and refrigerate it in an airtight plastic or glass container. Use within one week.