Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Ready in
15 min
This delicious pineapple upside-down cake is very simple to make and is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

0 min

Cooking Time

15 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


0.67 cup Brown Sugar light, packed
568 ml Pineapple rings, 1 can, drained
10 Maraschino cherries
1 pkg Cake mix yellow
1 cup Fresh water
0.25 cup Vegetable Oil
3 Egg


  1. Sprinkle the brown sugar over the bottom of a microwave-safe 10-inch round cake pan or 9” x 13” baking dish; dot with the butter. Cook in the Inverter Microwave Oven at 100% power for 1-1/2 minutes. Stir to distribute the mixture evenly over the bottom of the pan; place a cherry in each ring.
  2. In a large bowl, combine the cake mix, water, oil, and eggs. Beat until well mixed. Spoon the batter into the pan and microwave at 70% power for 14 to 16 minutes, or until cooked through.
  3. Let the cake stand for 5 minutes. Loosen gently with a knife and invert onto a platter. Serve warm, or allow to cool completely before serving.

Recipe notes

Important Notes:

All recipes were tested in a 1200 watt Inverter® microwave oven. Cooking times may vary for other models.  Please always refer to the operating instructions of y our microwave for complete guidelines and safety information.

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