Did you know that the Hawaiian word luau means a festival or celebration which traditionally brings together family and community for a great time? So, ... anytime you want to bring the island to your own backyard, plan using this quick and easy marinade!
To complete this delicious south sea marinade, combine the following ingredients:
1/2 cup unsweetened pineapple juice
1/2 cup light olive oil
1/3 cup rum
1 Tbs brown sugar
1 Tbs grated fresh ginger
2 cloves of fresh garlic grated
1 tsp. Fresh cracked black pepper
In a plastic or glass bowl combine all ingredients and mix thoroughly. Use 1/2 of mixture to marinate fish or shellfish (2 hours max) or chicken (6 hours max) before grilling/barbecuing. Discard used portion. Use the remaining unused marinade to occasionally baste the fish/shellfish/chicken until done.