Vanilla Pineapple Compote
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 1 1/2 cups water
- 1 cup rum
- 2 vanilla beans, split, seeds scraped and reserved
- 1/2 lemon, juiced
- 1 ripe pineapple, top, skin and core removed, cut into bite-size wedges
DirectionsWatch how to make this recipe
Combine the brown sugar, water, rum, and vanilla beans in a saucepan. Squeeze the lemon juice into the pan. Stir to combine the ingredients and bring to a simmer. Add the pineapple and stir until well mixed. Simmer until the liquid has reduced to a syrupy consistency and the pineapple is soft.
Let cool and serve as an accoutrement to yummy desserts like goat cheese cheesecake!
Recipe courtesy of Anne Burrell
Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray