There are many recipes for pineapple cakes. Simpler or more elaborate, the truth is that they are all delicious.
Today we leave the recipe for a different pineapple cake. The pineapple slices are used to decorate your cake.
Be sure to try this delicious recipe.
Pineapple Upside Down Cake recipe
100 grams (1/2 cup) granulated sugar
200 grams (1 1/2 cups) all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
2 teaspoons baking powder
200 grams (about 1 cup) granulated sugar to caramelize
5 pineapple slices (about 250 grams (8 3/4 ounces))
Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF).
Pour 200 grams (about 1 cup) sugar in a round cake pan . Place the cake pan on the stove over low heat until the sugar caramelize.
Turn off the heat and place on the bottom of the cake pan the pineapple slices.
Beat on medium speed the eggs and the sugar until obtain a homogeneous mixture.
Pour the vanilla extract and beat for 2 to 3 minutes to incorporate.
Reduce the mixer speed to low, add the flour mixed with the baking powder and beat until a creamy and homogeneous mixture.
Pour the mixture into the cramelized pan and bake until about 25 to 30 minutes.
Unmold the cake.
Let cool to room temperature and serve.