Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 45 mins

I came up with this when I needed to make a cake for a coworkers birthday and had apples I needed to use up. After that, I had to bring this cake for every birthday at work.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Grease sides of 13x9 baking pan.
  2. Melt 1 stick butter; pour into baking pan. Stir in brown sugar and mix well; spread evenly in bottom of baking pan.
  3. Arrange apples evenly over sugar; sprinkle with cinnamon and pecans.
  4. In large mixing bowl, combine cake mix, 1 stick butter (softened), eggs and water. Beat with electric mixer for 2 minutes.
  5. Pour cake batter evenly over apples.
  6. Bake about 45 minutes until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  7. Cool for 5 minutes; invert onto serving platter.
Most Helpful

5 5

this was great, but I used 2 round pans instead of the 13x9, my husband justs loved it, can't wait to take it to work to share with my co workers

5 5

This was super easy to make and my entire family loved it! The dessert doesn't look like the picture though, it is more like a brown sugar glaze with pecans. It was amazing hot & cold, but I nuked it for breakfast.