Apple Downside-Up Cake

Lots of apples and a blend of spices make this cake a special treat. Quick, easy and very tasty.

Apple Downside-Up Cake Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Apple Downside-Up Cake for 12 servings:

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 medium sized apples, sliced
  • 2 cups buttermilk baking mix
  • 2 tablespoons white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 egg
  • 2/3 cup milk

Apple Downside-Up Cake Cooking Instructions

  • Prep30m
  • Cook30m
  • Ready In1h

To cook Apple Downside-Up Cake, you need about 30 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Apple Downside-Up Cake is about 30 minutes , and you can serve your Apple Downside-Up Cake within 1 hour . The following are the steps to cook Apple Downside-Up Cake easily:

  1. 1 Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. 2 Melt butter in the 9 inch pan over the stovetop. Remove from heat. Sprinkle the brown sugar over the melted butter. Arrange the apple slices over the brown sugar.
  3. 3 In a medium bowl, stir together the baking mix, sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Add the egg and milk, beat with an electric mixer until smooth. Spoon batter over the apples.
  4. 4 Bake for 25 to 30 minutes in the preheated oven, until a toothpick inserted comes out clean. Invert cake onto a serving plate while still hot. Serve with ice cream or whipped topping.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 153 calories; 5.9 grams of fat; 22.8 grams of carbohydrates; 2.7 grams of protein; 22 milligrams of cholesterol; 281 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Jun 28th 2010

    Certainly like the convenience of this cake but to counteract some dryness add 2 tbls. of oil and this certainly helps when using baking mixes. Also, the apples need to be sliced thinly oth ...

  2. Jul 31st 2004

    This was good and easy to make but needs more apples in my opinion. I'll put in double next time. Too much bread with only 3 apples I think. But, I do appreciate how quick and easy it is.

  3. Jul 6th 2004

    easy & awesome

  4. Jul 10th 2003

    I'm not sure about anyone else but I looked at this recipe thinking it was made in a dutch oven. I have a dutch oven that we use when camping which is not put into an oven but used with char ...

  5. Sep 9th 2001

    an exellent recipie, ill use it again and again!

  6. Jul 21st 2001

    This was a very fast and easy recipe to make, but I thought it was not very good. It was a very dry cake and following the cooking time it did notcook the apples all the way. I will not ...

  7. Feb 26th 2001

    Very quick and fairly easy to make. I had all the ingredients on hand too! The taste was nice and the presentation was impressive as well! I used some green and some red apples and added ...