5 from 2 votes
Grilled Pound Cake with Pineapple
Speedy Caramelized Pineapple Pound Cake
Prep Time
3 mins
Cook Time
7 mins
Total Time
10 mins
As long as you have a few staple ingredients on hand (in the freezer, and in the pantry), you'll be able to serve this speedy and impressive Grilled Caramelized Pineapple Pound Cake, even if you're caught off-guard with unexpected guests.
Course: Easy Dessert, grilled dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: grilled dessert, grilled fruit, grilled pineapple pound cake, grilled pound cake
Servings: 1
Calories: 176 kcal
Renee - Kudos Kitchen: Renée
Per Serving;
  • 1 1" pound cake slice thawed, if frozen
  • 1 tablespoon butter softened
  • 1 Pineapple Slice drained and dried
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Whipped Cream
  • 1 mint sprig optional
  1. Spread the pound cake slice with softened butter on both sides.

  2. Heat a grill pan and cook the pound cake on both sides, until grill marks appear.

  3. Remove the pound cake slice to a plate.
  4. Sprinkle a dried pineapple slice with brown sugar.

  5. Grill the pineapple slice on both sides until grill marks appear.
  6. Place the grilled pineapple slice on top of the grilled pound cake slice.

  7. Top the cake and pineapple with a large dollop of whipped cream, and garnish with fresh mint sprigs if desired.

Recipe Notes

If serving more than one, follow the recipe and increase the quantities and measurements for as many people as you are serving.

Tools and Equipment:
Serrated knife (to slice the pound cake), Butter knife, Cutting board, Paper towels (to dry the pineapple slices), Grill Pan or outdoor grill, Tongs (to flip the pound cake and pineapple), measuring spoons

Nutrition Facts
Speedy Caramelized Pineapple Pound Cake
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 176 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Fat 13g20%
Saturated Fat 8g50%
Cholesterol 38mg13%
Sodium 108mg5%
Potassium 71mg2%
Carbohydrates 15g5%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 13g14%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 410IU8%
Vitamin C 5.4mg7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.