Pina Colada Upside Down Cake

Donata Natalino

By
@deeleareus

If you don't want to use the pineapple tidbits, rings can be used in place. I like the tidbits because you get pineapple & coconut flavor in each bite.


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Comments:

Serves:

8-10

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 box
yellow cake mix
1/2 stick
butter, melted
1/2 c
dark brown sugar
1 can(s)
pineapple tidbits (20 oz)
1/4 c
maraschino cherries, chopped
3
eggs
1 can(s)
unsweeted coconut milk (13.5 oz)
1/2 c
pecans, chopped
1 tsp
rum extract
1/4 c
sweetened flaked coconut

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Prehead oven to 350. Spray 2 9 inch round cake pans with non-stick cooking spray. Pour 1/4 cup of melted butter into each pan. Sprinkle 1/4 cup of brown sugar in each pan. Top each with half of the pineapple, cherries and nuts.
2
Combine cake mix, eggs and can of coconut milk. Mix until well blended. Pour batter evenly over both prepared pans.
3
Bake 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into center comes out clean.
4
Cool cake in pans about 15 minutes.Invert cake onto a plate, gently press coconut around sides and top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #coconut, #pineapple