Recipe courtesy of Marcela Valladolid
Show: The Kitchen
Episode: Winter Escape
Upside-Down Mango Cake
Total:
2 hr 5 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
10 to 12 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
2 hr 5 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
10 to 12 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Position a rack in the middle of the oven and preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter a 9-inch springform pan and set aside.

Combine the brown sugar and 4 tablespoons of the butter in a small saucepan over medium heat and cook, stirring constantly, until the sugar dissolves and the syrup is bubbling. Bring the mixture to a boil and cook until it turns light amber, about 10 minutes. Carefully pour the butter mixture into the prepared pan and arrange the mango on top, overlapping the slices. Sprinkle the shredded coconut on top and set aside.

Whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt in a medium bowl and reserve. Beat together the granulated sugar and remaining 8 tablespoons butter in a large bowl with an electric mixer at high speed until light and fluffy, about 6 minutes. Add the eggs 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the vanilla. Add half of the flour mixture and mix at low speed until just combined. Mix in the milk, then add the remaining flour and mix until just combined.

Gently spoon the batter into the pan over the coconut and mango and spread evenly. Bake on the middle rack until golden brown and a tester comes out clean, about 1 hour. Let the cake cool in the pan on a rack for 10 minutes.

Run a thin knife around the inside edge of the pan, then invert a plate over the pan and invert the cake onto the plate. Let the cake cool completely on the plate, at least 20 minutes, then serve at room temperature.

More from:

The Kitchen

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Pushable Rose Pops 00:48

Cool off this summer with these raspberry gelatin and rose cake pops.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Recipe courtesy of Curtis Aikens

Kona Mango Cream Pie

Recipe courtesy of Sam Choy

Strawberry Long Cake

Recipe courtesy of Jeff Mauro

Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Basic Vanilla Cake

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Grilled Corn Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Robin Miller

Grilled Corn and Cheese Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Towering Flourless Chocolate Cake

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.