Upside Down Cakes

Upside down cakes typically have a fruit layer as the base and then a cake layer. Once baked, the cake is flipped out of its baking pan, making the fruit layer at the top and thus fulfilling the namesake: upside down cake. The most famous upside down cake is the pineapple cake, but there are so many more options to choose from. Read on for more upside down cake recipes.

Caramelized Banana Upside Down Cake

Banana Upside Down Cake

Banana Upside Down Cake

Banana bread is boring and dry, try this caramelized banana upside down cake recipe instead. Bananas and caramel are a perfect mix, and with the soft texture of the bananas, this is a treat everyone will love!

Pear and Coconut Upside Down Cake

Pear Upside Down Cake

Pear Upside Down Cake

If you find pears and don’t know what to do with them, try baking this pear and coconut upside down cake. Find the recipe here. The brown sugar mixture gives the pears a sweet flavour and the shredded coconuts gives the batter a denser texture.

Orange Blueberry Upside Down Cake

Orange Blueberry Upside Down Cake

Orange Blueberry Upside Down Cake

This recipe is for a double upside down cake mixing fruity flavours of orange and blueberry. It’s basically two upside down cakes on top of each other, making one of them the “filling”. You can mix and match combinations of your choice.

Peach Upside Down Cake

Peach Upside Down Cake

Peach Upside Down Cake

Peaches are naturally sweet, pair them with a brown butter mixture and the sweet flavours will be bursting. Try the recipe for this peach upside down cake.

Strawberry Upside Down Cake

Strawberry Upside Down Cake

Strawberry Upside Down Cake

Strawberries are a great addition to this upside down cake and in this recipe you will find a classic vanilla cake for the base and sliced strawberries with browned butter again. It’s extra delicious with a dollop of whipped cream.

Cherry Upside Down Cake

Cherry Upside Down Cake

Cherry Upside Down Cake

And with a cherry on top most desserts are completed. And it sure is the case for this cherrylicious upside down cake. The recipe calls for sweet tart cherries which makes the cake extra good when baked with the sugar and caramelized.

Berry Upside Down Cake

Berry Upside Down Cake

Berry Upside Down Cake

When using raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries, you know that your flavour combination will turn out amazing. The sweet and tart flavours of all the berries make for an even better cake. You can find the recipe here.

If you enjoyed these upside down cake recipes, check out this blog post about all the kinds of brownies you can bake.