Easy Individual Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

These easy individual pineapple upside-down cakes make the perfect dessert for the holidays! Scroll down for the surprisingly easy to make recipe!

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Are you guys ready for Thanksgiving? I’m finishing up some last minute work but I’ll be wrapping it up early. I wish I had the rest of the week off but I will be back to work on Friday. This is my busiest time of the year, but I’m just grateful I get to work from home! Scroll down for the Easy Individual Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes recipe.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Thanksgiving will be a lot more low key this year without my older boys but we’ll still be cooking up a storm! Franklyn and I will be prepping and making two pernils, lots of potato salad and arroz con gandule! I’ll have a few low carb side dishes that will be adding to my plate but I am going to indulge and have one of these individual pineapple upside-down cakes.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

I’m not the greatest at baking, and often times my recipes end up a complete fail but these pineapple upside down cakes are actually really easy to make! It’s actually a goal of mine to learn how to bake like a pro but for now, I’ll stick to recipes like this easy pineapple upside-down cakes recipe. Scrollw down for even more easy holiday recipes!

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Here’s what you’ll need to make them:

Cooking spray
1 stick butter
½ cup brown sugar
½ can of chopped pineapples + 2 tbsp of its juice
12 maraschino cherries
1 cake box mix
3 large eggs
1/3 cup vegetable oil

Yields: 12 cakes

Instructions:

Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F. Spray your muffin pan generously with cooking spray and set aside.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Melt your stick of butter in a microwave-safe bowl (I just bought these for the holidays). Add brown sugar and mix thoroughly.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Add the butter and brown sugar mixture into each section of your muffin pan. Place one maraschino cherry in the center of each and then surround it with pieces of pineapple.Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Using an electric mixer, beat together cake mix, eggs and vegetable oil until ingredients are thoroughly combined. Pour into each individual section of your muffin pan.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Bake for 15 to 20 minutes and allow to cool for 15 minutes.

Easy Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Turn the pan upside down on a baking sheet and your cakes should pop out, revealing the cooked brown sugar, pineapples, and maraschino cherry. Enjoy!

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Easy Individual Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

More easy holiday treats:

Easy Gingerbread Dip

Reindeer Marshmallow Stirrers

Melted Snowman Candy Bark

Individual Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

These individual pineapple upside down cakes make the perfect dessert for the holidays!
Servings 12 Cakes

Ingredients

  • 1 stick butter
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 can canned chopped pineapples 2 tbsp of its juice
  • 12 maraschino cherries
  • 1 cake box mix
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F. Spray your muffin pan generously with cooking spray and set aside.

    Melt your stick of butter in a microwave-safe bowl. Add brown sugar and mix thoroughly.

    Add the butter and brown sugar mixture into each section of your muffin pan. Place one maraschino cherry in the center of each and then surround it with pieces of pineapple.

    Using an electric mixer, beat together cake mix, eggs and vegetable oil until ingredients are thoroughly combined. Pour into each individual section of your muffin pan.

    Bake for 15 to 20 minutes and allow to cool for 15 minutes. Turn the pan upside down on a baking sheet and your cakes should pop out, revealing the cooked brown sugar, pineapples, and maraschino cherry. Enjoy!

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Stylish Cravings is the personal lifestyle blog of Jasmine Espinal. We cover everything from style, DIY's, shopping tips, recipes we love and daily tidbits on life with 7 kids.

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