Upside-Down Cake

Delicious cakes baked on top of fresh fruits are dazzling and easy to make. Simply flip over for serving, and you have a tasty upside-down cake. We've gathered our favorite upside-down cake recipes, including pineapple, pear, and much more.

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Mini Turmeric Upside-Down Cakes
Not only does brightly-hued turmeric add earthy, bitter notes, but also contains a high level of an antioxidant compound called curcumin. Research suggests turmeric has health-promoting and anti-inflammatory properties.
Caramelized Pear Skillet Cake
Rating: Unrated 1
"This upside-down cake is deceptively easy even though its impressive appearance might indicate otherwise, Jocelyn says. Add vanilla ice cream to take it over the top.
Upside-Down Almond-Plum Cake
Rating: Unrated 2
Gooey, delicious, and gorgeous, you'll have a hard time not going back for a second slice of this upside-down cake recipe. Though we made this summer cake with plums, you could also swap in another stone fruit like peaches or apricots.
Orange Cornmeal Cake
Rating: Unrated 9
This rustic skillet dessert is our take on the popular upside-down cake. A sprinkle of fresh thyme gives the cake savory flavor.
Clementine-Fig Spice Cake
Rating: Unrated 10
Candied clementines, sweet dried figs, and spice mean these cakes are fall in a forkful.
Upside-Down Grapefruit Cakes
Looking for a new take on your go-to pineapple upside-down cake recipe? Top a tropical coconut oil cake with caramelized grapefruit slices. This grapefruit dessert take you on a mini island getaway.

More Upside-Down Cake

Citrus Upside-Down Cake
Rating: Unrated 5
Translate the concept of the classic pineapple upside down cake recipe into this stunning yet easy citrus cake recipe from scratch. Spoon extra buttery brown sugar goodness over the baked cake for a sweet finish.
Upside-Down Apricot-Caramel Crunch Cake
Everyone will the combination of almonds, apricots, and caramel in this easy-to-prepare dessert.