Try This Delicious Seasonal Recipe: Peach Upside Down Cake

I am going to show you how to make the healthy peach recipe, Peach Upside Down Cake.

Peach season is upon us. Peach is a delicious tree native to Northwest China. Now, peaches are widely grown in United States, Europe, and China. Even though peaches are seasonal fruits, they can be available year round.

Fresh fruits of peaches are delicious and low in calories. It is rich in anti-oxidants, Vitamin A, Beta Carotene, potassium, fluoride, and iron. The health benefits of peaches are enormous.

Check the health benefits of peaches and the delicious Peach Crumble Topping Recipe here.

If you like some other seasonal recipes, just look at my Jackfruit Adai (Pancake) and Jackfruit Seed Chat recipe.

Peach Upside Down Cake Recipe

Peach Upside Down Cake

Photo Credits: Blake Winton

Ingredients:

For the peach base

  • Peach (large) – 1
  • Jaggery powder – 2 tbsp
  • Butter – 1 tbsp
  • Cinnamon powder – a pinch

Cake

  • Buckwheat or whole wheat flour – 1/2 cup
  • Egg – 1
  • Butter – 1 tbsp
  • Baking powder – ½ tsp
  • Baking soda – ½ tsp
  • Cocoa powder – 1 tbsp
  • Cinnamon powder – pinch
  • Jaggery (powdered) – ½ or ¾ cup
  • Vanilla essence – 1 tsp
  • Curd – ½ cup (more if required to adjust the consistency of the batter)

Method:

Cake Batter

  • Sieve the dry ingredients together.
  • Beat the egg well and add slowly to the dry ingredients.
  • Add vanilla essence and curd to the mixture to make the batter.

Peach base

  • Slice the peach with the skin.
  • Add melted butter to the baking pan.
  • Place the peach slices.
  • Sprinkle powdered jaggery and cinnamon powder on top.
  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.
  • Pour the cake batter over the peach base and bake for 15 to 20 mins.
  • Test with a knife inserted into the center of the cake.
  • Let it cool a bit.
  • Run a knife along the outer edge of the cake to loosen it from the pan.
  • Place a plate over the cake.
  • Flip it over to invert the cake onto the plate.
  • Serve warm.

If you like some other seasonal recipes, just look at my Peach Crumble Topping RecipeJackfruit Adai (Pancake) and Jackfruit Seed Chat recipe.

Try this delicious Peach Upside Down Cake Recipe and give your feedback.

About the author

Prema Kodical

She is an independent weight management consultant from Mumbai. She is also working as a diet & exercise consultant at Hope & Care Clinic in Navi Mumbai.

She is India's leading Nutrition and a Fitness Freak. The fitness bug bit her when she was in her teens. Touch wood it has stayed! Initially, it was a pastime but soon became a passion and went on to become her profession. Her other passion is food. She scouts for recipes with healthy and unusual ingredients. She also converts the unhealthy recipes to healthy ones and tries them out. Like working out, cooking is a great stress buster for her.

She has a blog http://thank-god-im-fit.blogspot.in

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