Pineapple Right Side up Snack Cake

"This cake is easier to make the the traditional recipe, but has that same delicious taste. I usually have all the ingredients on hand and can make this when the kids come over unexpectedly."
 
Pineapple Right Side up Snack Cake created by Chef Gorete
Ready In:
45mins
Ingredients:
10
Yields:
1 cake
Serves:
9
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ingredients

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directions

  • Drain pineapple, reserving 1/3 cup juice.
  • Set both aside.
  • Combine flour, baking powder, salt and sugar.
  • Mix the reserved juice, milk, melted butter, eggs and vanilla, stirring well.
  • Add the wet to the dry ingredients, stirring until just moistened.
  • Spoon into a greased 9" x 9" baking pan.
  • Top with the pineapple and the brown sugar.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 25-30 minutes and then cool in pan on a wire rack for 10 minutes.

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  1. dupree22
    Easy and fast to make. Cake is quite moist and flavor is very good. Excellent quicky recipe.
     
  2. seal angel
    Pineapple Right Side up Snack Cake Created by seal angel
  3. seal angel
    This cake was just okay for us. Not sweet at all! I think it would of been better with the pineapple stirred into the batter.
     
  4. Lucky in Bayview
    This was a quick and tasty recipe to whip up. I agree with Chia that it was a little bread like. I love that it wasn't overly sweet. I served it with vanilla ice cream. Thanks for posting the recipe.
     
  5. Chef Gorete
    Pineapple Right Side up Snack Cake Created by Chef Gorete

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