You build the topping first, in the bottom of the pan, then invert it after baking. Alternatively, you can use a box of yellow cake mix (for 2 skillets) without a problem, just keep an eye on the baking time, but it should be pretty close. 1. Place a cherry in the middle of each of the pineapple rings. Place pineapple rings in a circle and fill … I'd just get in there with my fingers. Looks amazing. To make my pineapple upside down cake, I pour my melted butter into a medium size cast iron skillet. Not only is it delicious, but it is much easier to serve than using the slices. Skillet cakes — featuring fruit and sugar in the bottom of a cast iron skilled, topped with cake batter and cooked atop the stove — were common in both Europe and America for centuries. My original photos from quite a few years ago! I've never mad pineapple upside down cake before. Grab your pineapple and spread it over the bottom of the skillet with the butter and brown sugar. My GOODNESS. I had to make some adjustments, used tidbits because I didnt have chunks or rings, and frozen cherries. Using crushed pineapple is such a good idea! Yes it’s a little more work but once you taste this, any other recipe will pale in comparison. The perfect Southern Pineapple dish that’s a pleasure to serve. When it’s finished baking, the cake gets inverted in one big flip so that the pineapple rounds end up topping the cake and displayed upside down… Thank you so much! Beat in 2 eggs. This looks so good. Cool for 10 minutes on a wire rack. Definitely a new fave recipe, thank you!! Preheat the oven to 325°F. Thank you for the recipe and I love it with the crushes pineapple. Preheat the grill to 350* (177c). Melt 1 stick butter in the bottom of a cast iron skillet over medium heat, about 3 minutes. Place a cherry in the middle of each pineapple slice, and arrange the pecan halves between pineapple slices. I used a fresh pineapple and my 10” cast iron skillet. Roz I had one that subbed coconut oil for butter on my bday…so good! And watch videos demonstrating recipe prep and cooking techniques. Images/text copyright Amanda Formaro 2020. Join Big V in the kitchen with another secret ingredient recipe - this time for a If you’re not convinced that a cast-iron skillet is a baker’s best friend, these simple skillet cakes will make a believer out of anyone! Gently pour the batter over the top and smooth the top. Upside down cakes have been around for a long time, I can remember my grandmother making them and she hers. Mar 5, 2013 - Pineapple Upside Down Cake in a Cast Iron Skillet - Amanda's Cookin' If you are short on time, try the express version of the recipe that uses cake mix. She is also a craft book author five times over and product developer as well as the owner of. Required fields are marked *. My recent post Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie, Pineapple Upside Down Cake is my #1 favorite cake too! The recipe is made from scratch and makes two 9-inch cakes or one 13″x9″ cake. This is a no-fuss yellow cake. My recent post Raspberry Lime Cupcakes #SundaySupper, I have never made an upside down cake before, but this looks SO good! Wow this looks really delicious! Then each week we'll send you free recipes and craft ideas! Mix in half of your dry ingredients. Bake the 13″ x 9″ pan for 35-40 minutes. If you do not have a cast iron skillet, this can be made in a round cake pan. Jun 8, 2013 - My grandfather's favorite cake is Pineapple Upside Down, and I make it for him for his birthday every year. Do the same from there. Amanda Formaro is the crafty, entrepreneurial mother of four grown children. You may need to loosen the cake from the sides of the pan before inverting. We make it for Christmas dinner dessert & I make it for special occasions! My recent post Old-Fashioned Pineapple Upside Down Cake | #SundaySupper. Guys. Place stick of butter in skillet and place in oven to melt butter. The cake recipe and the skillet baking make this the perfect Pineapple Upside Down Cake. Now it has a throw-back, Mad Men vibe combined with a tad of everything-old-is-new-again charm. Stir in the vanilla. Bake 30 minutes. Steps 1 Cover melted butter with brown sugar spreading in an even layer. I can't believe I've never made a pineapple upside down cake! A loved cake in many families, pineapple upside down cake made in a cast iron skillet is like no other. Please scroll down to simply print out the recipe! I also love the gooey edges!, So yummy!! So delicious! We used a 12 inch iron cast skillet and made one cake. Author by Amanda Formaro on August 19, 2020 Updated on December 19, 2020. I love this part…the little bits of pineapple that OOPS! Gently place pineapple rings onto the brown sugar in the skillet. Your email address will not be published. Add brown sugar, stirring until sugar is melted. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. Melt butter in a 10-inch cast-iron skillet over low heat. Set aside. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees and center rack in the oven. It is light, fluffy and delicious! Pineapple Upside Down Cake in a Cast Iron Skillet. I so very much like this recipe with the crushed pineapple instead of those sliced rings. Cool for 10 minutes on a. Stir together and let the brown sugar dissolve. Allow it to rest in the skillet for a couple minutes, then turn it out onto your platter. Remove skillet from the oven and sprinkle 1 cup of light brown sugar over the butter. My recent post Sausage Rolls for #SundaySupper, Using the sliced pineapple is pretty, but I find that it is a pain in the hiney to slice the cake with those on top. Stir together and set aside. This is a family staple that I make regularly. To feature a post from Amanda’s Cookin’, you may use one photo credited and linked back to the recipe post. You’ll love this pineapple upside down cake using crushed pineapple. © Constance J Smith - Cosmopolitan Cornbread. Hi! Arrange pineapple slices over sugar mixture. Spicy Sea Scallop Skewers with Mint Yoghurt Sauce #SundaySupper, Red Wine Burgers with Caramelized Onions and Goat Cheese #SundaySupper, Grilled Swordfish Skewers with Sun-Dried Tomato & Olive Salsa Cruda #sundaysupper, Vegan MoFo Day 1: Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream, Grilled Herb Shrimp With Chimichurri Sauce for #SundaySupper, Old-Fashioned Pineapple Upside Down Cake | #SundaySupper. This recipe was originally published here on May 11, 2010 but has since been updated with tips and new photographs. Thank you for the recipe. Melt butter in bottom of a 9 or 10 inch cast iron skillet by either placing it in the oven or melting on the stove top over low heat. Heat oven to 350°F. I would love for you to share it on Instagram and tag @CosmopolitanCornbread (Don't forget to rate it above! I love the last picture. And I know I'd be like you to take care of any bits that clung to the pan. I end up buying fresh pineapple and cutting it in wedges and laying it out grid like. This top-rated upside-down cake features pineapple slices browned in butter in the bottom of the skillet and then topped with a rich cake batter. Oh, the crushed pineapple would make it so much easier than trying to lay rings down all pretty. Skillet Pineapple Upside Down Cake A Wood Pellet Grill Recipe Cooking Directions: Skillet Pineapple Upside Down Cake. My recent post Old-Fashioned Pineapple Upside Down Cake | #SundaySupper, Thank you for participating this week! Press any excess liquid from the pineapple and then spread the pineapple over the bottom of the skillet. She is a crafting expert and guru in the kitchen and has appeared online and in print publications many times over the years. Bake at 350° for roughly 35-45 mins If you use a cast iron skillet...keep an eye on it not get too brown I turned my oven down to 325° about 20 mins in. Remove from heat and stir in sugar. That’s fantastic Alex, so glad you enjoyed it! My recent post Ice Cream Granola Truffles #LaborDay #SundaySupper, Anything that starts with butter and brown sugar in a skillet is bound to be good. Not only is it delicious, but it is much easier to serve than using the slices. Drain pineapple slices, reserving 2 tablespoons of syrup. It’s turned into a complete family affair. ... Upside Down Praline Skillet Cake. So good. All Rights Reserved. I updated this easy Pineapple Upside Down Cake recipe for modern tastes. This is for my Cast Iron Skillet Pineapple Upsidedown Cake. Pineapple Upside-Down Skillet Cake. Simply wipe out your skillet after removing the cake and start over. This cake has been my favorite cake of all time since I was a kid. For round cake pans, follow baking times for skillet above. My recent post Vegan MoFo Day 1: Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream. I love to bake and cook and share my recipes with you! Here is a video recipe I have been asked by numerous people to film. Bake 30 minutes. Separate the batter evenly between two bowls. She loves to bake, cook, make kid's crafts and create decorative items for her home. These step by step photos and instructions are here to help you visualize how to make this recipe. The sides should be bubbly and the top will be browned. Please rate it below and leave a comment to share your thoughts! For a 13" x 9" baking pan, form pineapple flowers all over the cake, you should be able to fit about 8 or more flowers. Drain pineapple, reserving 1/4 cup juice. I didn’t have shortening so I used butter. For instructions using standard cake pans, please see notes at the end. Melt the butter over medium high heat in the iron skillet. Thank you so much for giving me a recipe I could actually use in my Foodi! Hello Diana! Melt butter in cast-iron skillet over low heat. In your mixing bowl, beat together 1/3 cup shortening and 1 cup sugar until creamed together. I'll have to give this a try. I use pineapple rings, but I might use crushed next time so I can pick up the bits like you! In a 10 inch cast iron skillet, melt the butter over very low heat. Upside down, right side up…there’s no wrong way to enjoy this Southern-favorite cake. I've never seen a pineapple upside down cake baked in an iron skillet. The instructions are basically the same using standard 9″ round cake pans or a 13″ x 9″ baking pan. I used only one 9-inch skillet to make both cakes by doing one at a time. Best pineapple upside down cake we have had. Sign me up for Amanda's newsletter, Foodie in the Craft Room for free recipe and craft ideas! Fantastic ‼️. You want this as dry as possible. Did you make and enjoy this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread? Well, not ... Get the Recipe, This recipe for homemade white bread has been ... 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