18.12.10

Upside down pineapple cake and Aval Vilayichathu

Its been sometime I haven't posted any recipe.Christmas is here so I thought of baking a cake-An Upside Down Pineapple Cake.Usually Christmas cake is baked together by me and my H;and I love it.May be next year Aaron can join.
So lets start baking!!!!!!!!!






Ingredients:
Self-raising flour-200 gms
Sugar-150 gms;powdered
Butter-50 gms
milk-1/2 cup
Brown sugar-3 to 4 tbsp
Eggs-white of 3 and yolk of 2
Pineapple essence-2tsp
Canned pineapple -8 to 9 rings and pieces 1/2 cup
Red cherries-7 to 8






Beat the egg white till it peaks.Beat the butter and sugar together,then add the yolk and mix well.Now add the milk.To this slowly add the flour and mix well.Add the essence and the pineapple pieces.Now fold in the egg white till it mix well.Take a 9 inch baking tray.Place the pineapple rings at the base and the cherries in the centre hole of the pineapple rings.Sprinkle brown sugar on top.Pour the cake batter on the top.Preheat oven at 180 deg cel.Bake the cake for 40 to 50 mins till a skewer inserted into it comeout clean.remove the cake and let it cool down well.Hold a plate and invert it into the plate ;so that the pineapple rings at the bottom is on the top.






Serve with custard or jlt!!!!!!!!!




No its not the only recipe.I have some Aval Vilayichathu for you as well. I have used medium poha which  softens easily.








Ingredients;
Aval/Poha/Beaten rice-2 cups
Jaggery-150 gms
Coconut-grated-1cup
Sesame seed-3tbsp
Cardamom powder-1tbsp
Raisins-2tbsp
Broken cashews-2 to 3 tbsp
Water-3 to 5 tbsp.


Sprinkle water on the poha , add the coconut to this and mix well.Roast the sesame seeds and coarsely powder it in with a pestle in a mortar. Melt the jaggery to a string like consistency.Add the raisins and nuts and poha mix.Let it stay on slow flame;stirring continously.add the cardamom and sesame powder and mix well.
Ready to serve!!!!!!!!!!!

35 comments:

Nithu Bala said...

Wow! delicious:-) nice clicks..

savitha ramesh said...

awsomecks cake biny.wonderful cli

Fathima said...

love the both the recipes! I am a big fan of pineapple upside down cake!

Treat and Trick said...

Moist and beautiful cake! Love the aval too...

Shanavi said...

hey perfect cake...Yummy !!! double bonanza this time..huh

♥LOVE2COOK♥ said...

Your cake is super tempting ya! Looks so divine! :D

The Aval too ;)

Madhura Manoj said...

Amazing...i am drooling here.

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G.Pavani said...

oh! both the recipes looks yummy..especially cake looks delicious..

Priya said...

Both looks extra ordinary Biny, beautiful dear..

aipi said...

Upside down cakes have been my recent fascination and you have recreated the classic so very beautifully!!
Aval looks delicious too :)

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Umm Mymoonah said...

Looks very yummy and creating a festive mood.

Torviewtoronto said...

delicious desserts we make both of it a little similar happy holidays Biny

Pushpa said...

Looks fantastic Biny,both the sweets looks delicious.

Jaisy James said...

cake looks perfect and delicious

Padhu said...

Both the dishes looks delicious!
Merry Christmas

Suja Sugathan said...

Love this cake..looks gorgeous,superb clicks

Kairali sisters said...

Both are my fav, i love upside down cakes..Looks perfectoo..

Sarah Naveen said...

2 um adipoli!!! vayil kappal odunnu!!

Dimah said...

Lovely clicks..looks so yummy!!

Karishma said...

This brought back childhood memories! My mom used to bake this, thanks for reminding me :) also the aval recipe was different with the addition of sesame seeds. Will try it next time. Merry xmas, in advance!

Jaya said...

Biny,
thats one delicious pineapple cake and enjoy the festivity..stay warm and wish you and your lovely family a very happy Christmas..hugs and smiles

Nisha said...

Both looks yum

angicock said...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

Nostalgia said...

Great recipes and very nice recipes

Gulmohar said...

Such a festive dish...looks wonderful

Ananda Rajashekar said...

oh what a beautiful cake, looks delicious Merry Christmas to you dear and ur family :)

veena krishnakumar said...

wow!!!!!!!!!cake looks very yummy, loved the aval. have never cooked sweet aval. shall now

NIDHYA said...

a perfect upside down cake topped with cherries..just lovely

Aaha Oho

G.Pavani said...

Merry christmas to u n your family..

Sayantani said...

beautiful cake Biny. Merry Christmas.

Ganga Sreekanth said...

adipoli aanallo biny.avil vilayichathum superb..

vanishri bhat said...

Your upside down pineapple cake is awesome. Looks very yummy. I am definitely bookmarking it.

macedonianrecipes said...

The pineapple cake looks so yummy and delicious.

reneeswords said...

Just what I wanted! :) This Eid we went to a family friend's place and they served really delish upside down pineapple cake...but very vague with the ingredients' measurement. This looks just like that....and am sure it's really yummy!!! will try this soon n let u know!

purpletreat said...

Just what I wanted! :) This Eid we went to a family friend's place and they served really delish upside down pineapple cake...but very vague with the ingredients' measurement. This looks just like that....and am sure it's really yummy!!! will try this soon n let u know!