• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 1 hr 20 min
  • total: 1 hr 35 min
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  • Summary

    This is the BEST pineapple upside down cake recipe EVER! It has a caramel topping with pineapple rounds over a dense cake with almond flour. Make it for family gatherings and potlucks!

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup (200g) of firmly packed dark brown sugar
    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter
    • 1 can (20 oz) of pineapple slices (Dole brand works best)
    • 1 1/2 cups (200g) all-purpose flour
    • 6 tablespoons (55 g) cake flour
    • 6 tablespoons ground almonds (from about 2 oz or 56g of blanched almonds)
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1 3/4 cups (350g) of sugar
    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter at room temperature
    • 4 large eggs
    • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 3/4 cup sour cream
    • 8 candied or maraschino cherries

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 543 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 28 g 43.24%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 81.49%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 71 mg 23.69%
    • Sodium: 169 mg 7.05%
    • Calcium: 62 mg 6.22%
    • Potassium: 141 mg 4.04%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 8.26%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 71 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.43%
    • Sugar: 54 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 16.2%
    • Vitamin C 8.29%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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