Shake things up—upside-down— for your next dessert. This Apple & Almond Upside-Down Cake is a sweet and crunchy crowd-pleaser that everyone will enjoy.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
3/4 cup butter, divided
1 cup packed brown sugar, divided
3 Granny Smith apple s (1 lb.), peeled, sliced
2 Tbsp. PLANTERS Sliced Almonds
1 cup flour
1 Tbsp. CALUMET Baking Powder
1/2 tsp. apple pie spice
2 egg s
1/4 tsp. almond extract
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 350°F.
Melt 1/4 cup butter in small saucepan on medium heat. Add 1/4 cup sugar; cook 1 min. or until sugar is completely dissolved, stirring occasionally. Pour into 9-inch round pan. Top with apples; sprinkle with nuts. Set aside.
Mix flour, baking powder and spice; set aside. Beat remaining butter and remaining sugar in large bowl with mixer until light and fluffy. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Blend in extract. Add flour mixture; beat just until blended. Gently spread over apples.
Bake 40 to 45 min. or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Immediately run knife or metal spatula around rim of pan to loosen cake; invert onto serving plate. Cool completely.
You'll know it's a special occasion when you get to enjoy a serving of this tasty cake.
Peach-Blueberry Upside-Down Cake
Omit apple pie spice. Prepare as directed, substituting 2 cups sliced peaches and 1/2 cup blueberries for the apples.
How to Toast Nuts
Toasting nuts adds crunch and intensifies their flavor. To toast nuts in the oven, spread nuts in single layer in shallow baking pan. Bake at 350°F for 10 to 15 min. or until golden brown, stirring occasionally.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g
Saturated Fat 8g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 30g
Dietary Fibers 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.