Hawaiian Ham and Pineapple Salsa
appetizer

Hawaiian Ham and Pineapple Salsa

Get party-ready with our Hawaiian Ham and Pineapple Salsa. A fruity salsa of pineapple, jalapeño and mango nectar is the perfect base for salty chunks of cooked canned ham seasoned with Grill Mates® Baja Citrus Marinade. Serve it inside hollowed out pineapple “bowls” for a festive touch. 

  • 15m

    prep time

  • 5m

    Cook Time

  • 64

    Calories

  • 9

    Ingredients

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Ingredients

32

Servings

  • 1 package McCormick® Grill Mates® Baja Citrus Marinade Mix
  • 1/2 cup mango nectar Substitutions available
    • orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 can (12 ounces) canned ham, such as Spam® Classic, cut into small cubes
  • 4 cups finely chopped fresh pineapple, about 1 (3 1/2 lb.) whole pineapple, peeled, cored and finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup chopped macadamia nuts

Instructions

  • Mix Marinade Mix, mango nectar, honey and lime juice in large bowl. Remove 1/4 cup of the marinade mixture; set aside.

  • Cook cubed canned ham and 1/4 cup of the reserved marinade mixture in large skillet on medium heat until lightly browned. Remove from heat.

  • Stir pineapple, onion and jalapeño into remaining marinade mixture in large bowl until well blended. Top with ham mixture. Sprinkle with nuts. Serve dip with tortilla chips.

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