This easy Pineapple Dump Cake recipe is a quick dessert made with only four ingredients. This is the easiest cake recipe you will ever make! It's the perfect sweet treat with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream and maraschino cherries on top!
If this is your first introduction to 'dump cakes' the concept is just that - 'dump' the ingredients into a baking dish and bake!
This is an impressive dessert to make when you have company - impressive in that you will knock their socks off when you have it in the oven in less than 10 minutes! This delicious dump cake recipe is such a great dessert to make when you're in a hurry.
Once you've tried this one, don't miss out on my lemon cream cheese dump cake. It's quick and easy too!
This recipe has simple ingredients and is one of the easiest desserts you will ever make!
- canned crushed pineapples - You can use any fruit filling for a dump cake recipe. Cherry pie filling, apple, canned peaches.
- vanilla cake mix or yellow cake mix - you can use either flavor and choose your favorite. This is also delicious with Butter Pecan cake mix. The pineapple flavor will combine beautifully wth all thee cake mixes.
- brown sugar
- butter - it won't matter if your butter is cool or at room temperature for this recipe since it will be melted.
Step by Step Instructions
You will need a 9x13-inch baking pan for this recipe. Other than that, no fancy equipment is needed!
Preheat the oven to 350°F.
In a 9x13-inch baking dish, evenly spread out 2 cans (20 oz. each) crushed pineapples. (with juice)
Sprinkle dry cake mix on top of the crushed pineapple, followed by brown sugar on top of the cake mix.
Pour melted butter over cake mix/brown sugar.
Bake in 350°F oven for 55 to 60 minutes until top is golden brown and filling is bubbly at the sides of the baking dish.
Allow dump cake at least 15 minutes to cool before serving with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream. You might also enjoy a cherry on top!
Cover in plastic wrap and store in refrigerator for up to three days.
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