Pineapple Upside-Down Bundt Cake

The beloved pineapple upside-down cake gets a whole new shape in this innovative recipe. Use your Bundt pan to create a perfect ring of rich, fruit-topped dessert.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 15 min
  • Servings 24


tablespoons butter, melted
cup packed brown sugar
pineapple slices (from 20-oz can), drained reserving juice
maraschino cherries
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ yellow cake mix
cup reserved pineapple juice (from can of pineapple)
cup vegetable oil

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In 12-cup fluted tube (bundt) cake pan, pour melted butter. Sprinkle brown sugar evenly over butter. Line bottom of pan with pineapple slices. Place 1 cherry to center of each pineapple slice.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat cake mix, pineapple juice, oil and eggs with electric mixer on low speed until moistened; beat 2 minutes on high speed. Pour into pan over fruit.
  • 3 Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until cake is golden brown and springs back when touch lightly. Cool cake in pan 10 to 15 minutes. Plate heatproof plate upside down over pan; turn plate and pan over. Remove pan. Serve warm or cool.

Expert Tips

Whipped cream makes an excellent addition when serving this cake.

For more flavor and a little crunch, add 1 cup mixed nuts layered over the pineapple slices.