Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

Upside down cakes are always glamorous, since you can see the fruity goodness showing off on the top. This one is a classic and must-bake in pineapple season. Tart and sweet, light yet satisfying; try one now and you’ll know what we’re talking about. P.S: Serve with a scoop of our Classic vanilla ice-cream for a soulful dessert experience.

  • Servings - 10
  • Preparation - 15 min
  • Baking - 45 min

Ingredients for Pineapple Upside Down Cake

1 tin (400g)
NESTLÉ MILKMAID Sweetened Condensed Milk
½ tsp
Yellow Food Colour (optional)
5-6 tbsp
Sugar for caramelisation
200 g
Maida (Flour)
100 g
Pineapple Slices
1 tsp
Baking Powder
1 tsp
Soda Bicarbonate
1/2 tsp
Pineapple Essence
1 cup (150 ml)-
Aerated Soda

How to make Pineapple Upside Down Cake

  • Preheat oven to 180° C. Grease an 8" diameter cake tin. Arrange the pineapple slices at the base. Heat sugar in a pan till it melts and becomes brown. Pour this hot caramel over the pineapple slices and keep aside.
  • Melt butter, cool slightly. Add the NESTLÉ MILKMAID Sweetened Condensed Milk and beat well, add the essence. Sieve together maida, baking powder and soda bicarbonate. Add some maida to the NESTLÉ MILKMAID mixture and then add some aerated soda and mix well. Repeat, alternatively maida and aerated soda till both are used up.
  • Pour batter over pineapple slices in the cake tin and bake at 180°C for 45 minutes or till cake is done. Remove from oven, loosen the sides of cake using a knife and immediately turn onto a plate.