Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

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Judy Carter


I got this recipe when I was a freshman in HS in Warner Robins, GA. In those days, most girls took home ec. This is one of my favorite recipes from that class.


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6 - 8
20 Min
1 Hr


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1 c
1 stick
1/2 c
2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp


brown sugar, enough to cover bottom of skillet
butter, thin slices scattered over brown sugar
pineapple, slices, drained (reserve juice)
maraschino cherries, enough for 1 per pineapple slice

How to Make Pineapple Upside Down Cake


  • 1Put brown sugar in bottom of iron skillet, place thin slices of butter over sugar, moisten with pineapple juice.
  • 2Place pineapple slices in pan, place maraschino cherry in hole of each pineapple ring.
  • 3Make batter as for any cake. Pour over pineapple/cherry/brown sugar.
  • 4Bake for 1 hr at 250 degrees.

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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