Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipes

Find delicious recipes for classic pineapple upside-down cake, including versions with homemade cake and versions made with cake mix.

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Pineapple Upside-Down Pound Cake

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This is one of my favorite pound cakes, made in a Bundt® pan. I specialize in all kind of pound cakes. You can add pieces of pineapple to the cake batter.

Pineapple Upside-Down Cheesecake

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Fruity and creamy! Just oh so delicious!

Cottage Pudding - Upside Down Cake

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This is my husband's favorite. I first made it over thirty years ago. You can use canned peaches or pineapple in place of the sliced apples.

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake IV

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Bottoms up and there's the topping! No need to make frosting. The cake's ready as soon as it pops out of the oven. Use 8 to 12 cherries and walnuts, depending on how many servings you want.

Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes

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Love to make these little guys for family gatherings or just as treats for home to pack into lunches. Easy recipe to make. Adaptations can be made to make this completely from scratch. This is just a yummy simplified version!

Old Fashioned Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

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This old-fashioned cake recipe delivers a really good take on the dessert classic: pineapple upside-down cake.

Pineapple Upside-Down Bundt® Cake

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A moist twist on the original pineapple upside-down cake.

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake VII

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This pineapple upside down cake is made in an iron skillet. It's quick, easy and so beautiful.

Grandma's Skillet Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

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This skillet pineapple upside-down cake is baked in a cast iron skillet and served warm. It is wonderful!

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake V

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This recipe makes a two-layer pineapple upside-down cake using cake mix and canned pineapple.

Grandma's Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

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My gramma used to bake cakes and pies during the Depression and my grampa would sell them door-to-door and on the street corners to support them during that awful time. This is one of my favorites.

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake III

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This recipe for pineapple upside-down cake delivers a classic version of a favorite dessert in a 9x13-inch size.

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Pineapple-Cherry Upside-Down Cake

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A little twist on the traditional pineapple upside-down cake with extra cherry and pineapple. A quick, easy, and flavorful classic that can be served warm or at room temperature. Cover and refrigerate leftovers (if there are any).