Pineapple Filling

"A beautiful yellow filling for cakes or cookies. I like to use this in Recipe #21562 as an alternate to date and mincemeat fillings."
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Ready In:
2 1/2 c.




  • Put first three ingredients in a small sauce pan.
  • Mix well and add the rest.
  • Cook over low heat, stirring/whisking constantly until thick.
  • Cool before filling/frosting cake.

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  1. the recipe was very tasty, easy to make the only problem was it took a long to to thicken. other then that the recipe is great
  2. I have been experimenting with making pineapple squares and they just weren't intense enough. The pineapple didn't shine. I changed this a bit by eliminating the rind and decreasing the butter, and I cooked it on medium high heat until it started to boil. The citrus made the filling the star of the pastry instead of the other way around. Excellent.


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