Friday, August 15, 2014

Best Friends Day~ Disney Style

C-man and his best friend!
Today is "Best Friends Day!"  Did you know, the pineapple is the symbol of Friendship?  To honor this special day in a Disney way, enjoy a Dole Whip!

If you aren't in the Magic Kingdom today, here is a recipe from Magical Recipes you can try at home.

Ingredients
2 20 ounce cans Dole crushed pineapple with juice
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 tablespoons lime juice
1/3 cup sugar
1 and 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream, whipped

Instructions

  1. Drain pineapple; reserve 2 tablespoons juice. Set aside.
  2. Place pineapple, lemon juice, lime juice, sugar and reserved pineapple juice in blender or food processor container; cover and blend until smooth.
  3. Pour into two 1-quart freezer zipped bags and store bags flat in freezer.
  4. Freeze 1-1/2 hours or until slushy.
  5. Stir pineapple slush gently into whipped cream until slightly blended, in large bowl.
  6. Return to freezer until completely frozen, about 1 hour.


Or try a pineapple freezer pop:
Pulse 1 cup fresh pineapple chunks and 3 tablespoons vanilla yogurt in the blender for about 1 minute.  Place in ice cube molds and freeze!

2 comments:

  1. Best friends day - Disney Style. I say we start celebrating this as adults!! I will definitely be pinning the recipe too, sounds yummy.

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  2. Yum! I love Dole Whips and I think this is the perfect recipe for Best Friends Day. C-man and friend look so sweet together!

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