To make Mauna Loa Topping, add 2 Tablespoons flaked coconut and 1/8 teaspoon almond extract to the finished Pineapple topping.


  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • 1 (8-oz.) can crushed pineapple with juice
  • 2 Tablespoons water
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon butter or margarine


In a small saucepan, combine sugar and cornstarch. Stir in crushed Pineapple with juice, water and lemon juice; add butter or margarine. Stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil. Simmer over low heat 2 minutes.

Makes about 1 cup. Serve warm or cold

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Submitted 6/13/05.
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Submitted By: Eileen Werth
Pineapple Topping