We need to prepare all the ingredients like when we make a pineapple cake by the microwave oven. This cooking recipe is for 6 people.
- 1 cup butter, divided (2 sticks)
- 1 cup light brown sugar
- 15.25 oz can of pineapple slices in juice
- Small jar of maraschino cherries
- 15.25 oz box of Betty Crocker super moist butter cake mix
- 3 eggs
Tools: Besides the normal tools we often use to make a pineapple, the microwave oven is replaced by a wood pellet grill (Rec Tec recommended)
- Step 1: Melting 1/2 cup of butter and brown sugar in a thick cast iron skillet. Then, let them cool.
- Step 2: Adding water in pineapple juice until we have a cup of liquid. Putting the cake mix (Betty Crocker super moist butter cake) into a large bowl. Adding the liquid, 3 eggs, 1/2 cup of butter into the bowl. Mixing well and let them aside.
- Step 3: Placing the drained pineapple rings and cherries on the cast iron skillet in which we melting the butter-sugar mix.
- Step 4: Infusing the cake batter into the cast iron skillet.
- Step 5: Baking that mix until we can pierce a toothpick into a cake from top to bottom. Normally, with the wood pellet grills Rec Tec, we bake a cake at 325 degrees in 50-60 minutes.
- Step 6: Mantling the skillet by a platter and turn it over.
- Step 7: Just enjoy it!
Here are some tips for you to make a perfect meal for your family and your friends:
- By this method of baking a cake, you can make another kind of cake also. If you prefer apple or strawberry, you are absolutely able to replace pineapple by apple or strawberry.
- Mixing step is a very important step which decides the porousness and softness of the cake. You should better to use mixing machine.
- Light brown sugar will help the cake's color seem to be more attractive.
- The skillet must be a cast iron. If you use a normal skillet, it's really thin and when we bake it in a high temperature, it will be burned.
- Pineapple cake should be served when it's warm. You can enjoy it with cold ice cream.
So, we can see it's not too hard to have a wonderful pineapple cake with the wood pellet grills. Also, Wood pellet grills can make our cake more fragrant with a really natural flavor. Such a multifunction machine! Here are some brands that you should pay attention when you consider buying a wood pellet grill: Rec Tec, Green Mountain, Traeger, Camp chef... They are all ranked in top ten of the best pellet grills 2015 by users.