How to Pick and Cut a Fresh Pineapple

July 23, 2014

If you did not grow up in a region where fresh pineapple was easily accessible, you're probably used to eating it from a can. The syrup soaked fruit has it's place in the kitchen but nothing compares to freshly cut golden cubes of pineapple.  The pineapple can appear intimidating next to the shiny red apples or soft fleshed peaches.  Perhaps its the spiny outside or the wild green crown,  No matter the reason, there is absolutely nothing to be afraid of.  The video below is a step by step tutorial on how to select and break down a fresh pineapple.  Once you see how easy it is to cut fresh pineapple yourself, you'll be hard pressed to purchase fruit trays or canned pineapple again.

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