Monday, October 22, 2012

31 Days of Decadent Desserts {Day 22} Cranberry Upside-Down Cake

Beautiful + yummy + Fall-ish in flavor = perfect dessert :)

Cranberry Upside-down Cake
originally blogged ~here~ adapted from ~this~ recipe 

1 cup sugar, divided
½ teaspoon cinnamon
¼ teaspoon allspice
2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries
½ cup butter
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
¼ cups flour
1 ½ teaspoons baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
1 cup milk

  1. Grease 9-inch cake pan.  Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Whisk together ½ cup of the sugar, cinnamon, and allspice. Sprinkle in pan. Evenly distribute cranberries over sugar mixture. Set aside.
  3. In an electric mixer, cream butter and remaining sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla.
  4. In another bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt. Blend into creamed mixture. On low speed, beat in milk.
  5. Spoon batter into pan over berries. 
  6. Bake 35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into center comes out clean. 
  7. Let cool completely before turning out of baking pan onto serving platter. 

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Kati’s Little Corner of the World


Cheryl said...

Mmmmm...we haven't made that yet this autumn. Let's do it this week. :)

Katherine said...

That sounds yummy Kati!

Barbara said...

Kati I am making this for my mom this Sunday for her birthday. So good!

Kim at Thistle Dew said...

That sounds wonderful, Kati! I love cranberry desserts... Yummy blend of sweet and tangy!

Kristin said...

I made this last year for the Thanksgiving dessert night we hosted for Brian's family. It was a hit!