Topsy Turvy Cake

Recipe by PaulaG
READY IN: 1hr 50mins




  • Place the butter in a microwavable bowl or measuring cup and microwave for 30 to 40 seconds.
  • Spray the crock with non-stick cooking spray, add the melted butter, sprinkle with brown sugar, drained pineapple tidbits and chopped pecans.
  • Place the butternut squash in a microwave safe dish with a small amount of water; cover and microwave for 5 to 6 minutes or until squash is fork tender; drain.
  • Transfer the squash to a blender and puree; set aside. There should be 1 cup of squash puree.
  • Combine the brown sugar through soda in a medium size mixing bowl; add beaten egg, oil, vanilla extract, yogurt and squash puree. Stir until blended, fold in grated apple.
  • Pour cake batter over pineapple mixture,cover and cook on high for 1 1/2 to 1 3/4 hours or until skewer inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Remove lid, turn off crock-pot and allow cake to stand for 10 minutes. Run a sharp knife around rim of cake, turn cake out onto serving platter.
  • Serve warm topped with frozen vanilla yogurt or whipped cream. Also delicious the next day.
  • Please note: If using old fashioned oats, whirl a couple times in food processor to break up flakes.