Hummingbird Dump Cake


When you need a dessert to serve up for a celebration, there's nothing easier than a dump cake recipe. This pineapple dump cake recipe is a much easier version of classic hummingbird cake, but it still features the traditional combo of fresh fruit and spice cake.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Bake Time:
45 mins
Cool Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 25 mins


  • Nonstick cooking spray

  • 2 20 ounce cans crushed pineapple in juice (undrained)

  • 2 bananas, sliced

  • ½ - 1 cup chopped pecans

  • 1 - 2 teaspoon ground cinnamon or apple pie spice

  • 1 2-layer-size package white or yellow cake mix

  • ¾ cup (12 tablespoons) butter, cut into small pieces


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat a 13x9-inch baking pan with cooking spray. Pour the crushed pineapple onto the bottom of the pan. Top with banana slices. Sprinkle with pecans, cinnamon, and cake mix. Evenly distribute the butter over the cake mix. Bake about 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted near the center of the cake comes out clean. Cool slightly. Serve warm with ice cream, additional pecans, and/or whipped cream, if desired.

    Hummingbird Dump Cake
    Matthew Clark

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

368 Calories
17g Fat
55g Carbs
3g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 368
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 17g 22%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 31mg 10%
Sodium 394mg 17%
Total Carbohydrate 55g 20%
Total Sugars 33g
Protein 3g
Vitamin C 11.1mg 56%
Calcium 105mg 8%
Iron 1.3mg 7%
Potassium 237mg 5%
Fatty acids, total trans 1g
Folate, total 35.9mcg
Vitamin B-6 0.1mg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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