upside-down cake

noun

Definition of upside-down cake

: a cake baked with its batter covering an arrangement of fruit (such as pineapple) and served with the fruit side up

Examples of upside-down cake in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Coconut cream pies huddle with date-nut bread to gossip about pineapple upside-down cake. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 24 May 2022 Coconut flour has an even stronger taste than almond, so Prag recommends using it in recipes with complementary flavor profiles, like pineapple upside-down cake or banana bread. Christine Byrne, Outside Online, 15 Dec. 2020 Here’s another homey upside-down cake, utilizing fall pears and cranberries. oregonlive, 18 Nov. 2021 And for dessert – well, the last course was made for chocolate lava cake and apple upside-down cake featuring caramel ice cream. Debbi Kickham, Forbes, 30 Sep. 2021 Howl at the Moon also offers beer and cocktails, like peanut butter old fashioneds, cherry limeades and mojitos, as well as an array of shots, from gummy bear to pineapple upside-down cake. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 14 Sep. 2021 Other kakigori creations at Ernest include a black sesame tiramisu flavor and a pineapple upside-down cake. Omar Mamoon, Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Sep. 2021 Top your meal off with banana pudding, chocolate meringue pie, coconut pie, lemon meringue pie or pineapple upside-down cake. Brandi Addison, Dallas News, 29 June 2021 Top your meal off with banana pudding, chocolate meringue pie, coconut pie, lemon meringue pie or pineapple upside-down cake. Brandi Addison, Dallas News, 29 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of upside-down cake

1925, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

1 Jun 2022

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“Upside-down cake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upside-down%20cake. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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