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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

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Moist and simple!
Ingredients
  Pineapples/Fresh pineapple 1 Can (10 oz)
  Butter 14 Tablespoon (1/2 cup for topping and remaining for batter)
  Brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
For the cake batter
  Flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs) (unbleached organic flour)
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 2 Medium
  Vanilla 1 Tablespoon
  Juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (from pineapple can)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 350 F.

MAKING
2. In a cake pan over low heat, melt ½ cup of butter with brown sugar, stir until it starts to lightly bubble and stir well.
3. Take the pan off the heat and place the pineapple rings in single layers, in the bottom of pan.
4. Arrange the cherries in the centre of each pineapple ring, and set the cake pan aside.
5. In a bowl, sift together flour, baking powder and salt.
6. In another bowl, place together remaining butter and sugar and blend well using a hand blender for about 2 to 3 minutes.
7. Add in the vanilla and beat well.
8. Add 1 egg at a time in the butter sugar mixture and beat in between each addition.
9. Add in the flour mixture and pineapple liquid in 3 to 4 small batches, in the egg mixture and beat well after each addition.
10. Pour the batter over the pineapple rings and flatten lightly.
11. Bake in the oven for about 35 to 45 minutes until light brown in colour.

FINALIZING
12. Remove the cake from oven, allow to cool completely, and invert the cake on a serving plate.

SERVING
13. Cut the cake and serve as desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Ingredient: 
Pineapple
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
60 Minutes
Cook Time: 
55 Minutes
Ready In: 
115 Minutes
Servings: 
6
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