Pineapple Ice Cream Topping

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 5 min.


4 servings

Updated: Oct. 20, 2022
And for dessert, give Genise Krause's Pineapple Ice Cream Topping a try over cool and creamy vanilla ice cream. The Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin reader heats cinnamon and ginger with pineapple and pineapple preserves to create this super-easy, light and summery topper that kids will go crazy over.


  • 3/4 cup pineapple preserves
  • 1/2 cup pineapple tidbits
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • Dash ground cinnamon
  • 4 scoops vanilla ice cream


  1. In a small microwave-safe bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 1-2 minutes or until heated through, stirring once. Serve with ice cream.

Nutrition Facts

1/4 cup: 345 calories, 13g fat (8g saturated fat), 44mg cholesterol, 112mg sodium, 58g carbohydrate (51g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.