Pineapple Upside Down Bundt Cake

Liz Owen


This recipe was hand written and submitted by Gloria Felts. Gloria is one of the original founders of Twin Rivers Estates. She is the sweetest person you could ever know.


★★★★★ 8 votes

10 Min
36 Min


  • 1/2 c
    butter (melted)
  • 1/2 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1 can(s)
    (8-oz) pineapple rings (reserve juice)
  • 1 jar(s)
    marashino cherries
  • 1 box
    duncan hines yellow or pineapple cake mix
  • 3
  • 1/3 c
    vegetable oil
  • ·
  • 1 box
    vanilla instant pudding

How to Make Pineapple Upside Down Bundt Cake


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Spray the bundt pan with Pam no-stick baking spray with flour. Make sure to get every nook and cranny.
  3. Melt butter and pour evenly into the bottom of the pan. Sprinkle with brown sugar. Cut pineapple rings in half and alternate with cherries around pan and set aside.
  4. In a large mixing bowl stir cake mix and pudding mix together. Drain the pineapple juice into measuring cup and add enough milk to make 1 cup of liquid and add to cake/pudding mixture. Add oil. Then add eggs one at a time to cake/pudding mixture until thoroughly mixed with a mixer on medium speed for approx 2 minutes.
  5. Carefully pour the batter over the fruit and bake for 33 to 36 minutes. To avoid spills, make sure to put the bundt pan on a baking sheet.
  6. Cool 10 minutes in the pan. Slide knife around edges and center. Invert cake onto serving tray. Slice between the pineapples and serve warm or at room temperature.

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About Pineapple Upside Down Bundt Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

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