Moist Pineapple Upside Down Angel Food Cupcakes Recipe

Switch up your pineapple upside down cake routine with this simple recipe. These airy angel food cupcakes soak in pineapple juice and have pineapple bits in every bite!

Moist Pineapple Upside Down Angel Food Cupcakes Recipe

How To Make Moist Pineapple Upside Down Angel Food Cupcakes

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 30 mins
Total: 40 mins


  • 1 lb angel food cake mix, (1 box)
  • 1 lb pineapple, (1 can), crushed
  • 1 can pineapple rings, drained
  • ½ cup brown sugar

To Serve:

  • maple syrup

For Garnish:

  • cherries


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. In a large bowl, combine cake mix and crushed pineapple with juice.

  3. In a greased cupcake or muffin tin, sprinkle brown sugar in each well.

  4. Top brown sugar with pineapple rings and fill wells with batter.

  5. Bake for 30 minutes until cupcakes begin to pull away from the sides of the pan.

  6. Invert cupcakes out of the pan and garnish each with a cherry.


  • Sugar: 43g
  • :
  • Calcium: 78mg
  • Calories: 220kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 54g
  • Fat: 1g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Potassium: 146mg
  • Protein: 3g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 314mg
  • Vitamin A: 46IU
  • Vitamin C: 23mg
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