Cassie Best holding pineapple upside down sandwich cake

Pineapple cake recipes

13 Recipes

Travel to the tropics with our easy pineapple cake recipes. Our top picks include classic pineapple upside-down cake and more.

324 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Retro rocks. This classic pineapple upside-down cake makes a fun centrepiece for afternoon tea and brings back many childhood memories

55 mins
Easy
11 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

This nostalgic sponge layer-cake is a trip down memory lane, fit for any afternoon tea party - fill generously with jam and vanilla cream

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
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1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Combine the classic flavours of coconut, pineapple and rum in this retro pudding that comes with a fabulous custard. A perfect winter dining centrepiece

2 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Vanilla and cinnamon give this classic sponge a new twist. Make sure you buy a really ripe pineapple for the decorative fruit topping

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This showstopping celebration cake tastes of summer, with pineapple and banana flavours, tangy cream cheese frosting and delicate edible flowers

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Update the retro upside-down cake with the sunny flavours of coconut, lime and a splash of coconut rum – it gives the cake a glorious boozy edge

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake this cake as a centrepiece dessert when entertaining. It's sure to go down a storm with its stunning pineapple design and sunny Caribbean flavours

1 hr and 15 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
13 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Bake this impressive tropical sponge for a special occasion. This scrumptious triple-layer passion fruit cake is also perfect for Valentine's Day

1 hr and 25 mins
More effort
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Impress friends and family with this vibrant pineapple and passionfruit cake, perfect as a mid morning treat or as a centrepiece dessert

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Retro puds are back! These individual cakes with a cherry on top are a lovely way to finish off a special Sunday lunch

45 mins
Easy
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This cake is a cross between a carrot and a banana cake, with pineapple thrown in for juicy sweetness - a lovely light dessert or teatime treat

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake these boozy little cakes for afternoon tea, or as a sweet canapé for a party. Coconut rum and pineapple jam evoke the flavour of the classic cocktail

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

An 'intergalactically special' Christmas cake enriched with the honey-vanilla-whisky flavours of bourbon - it'll improve with keeping so bake it early

3 hrs and 15 mins
A challenge
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