How to make it

  • Place a rack in the center of the oven and preheat to 350
  • Lightly grease a 13x9 pan with butter, set aside
  • Place 6 T of the butter in a small microwave safe bowl and microwave until melted (35-45 seconds), or melt on stove top
  • Stir brown sugar into the melted butter
  • Turn this mixture into the prepared abking pan, and spread with back of a wooden spoon until it completely covers the bottom of the pan
  • Allow to cool for 2 or 3 minutes
  • Drain the pineapple with a fine mesh strainer, reserving the liquid, mash with rubber spatula to drain as much liquid as possible
  • Measure out 1 c of liquid and set aside
  • Pour the drained pineapple onto the brown sugar mistureand spread evenly with rubber spatula
  • Pat cherries dry and randomly arrange on top of pienapple
  • Set pan aside
  • Cut the remaining 6 T of butter into pieces
  • Place the butter and the white cocolate in a small microwave safe bowl and microwaveon high until butter has melted, about 1 minute
  • Stir until the white chocolate throughl melted and mixture is smooth
  • Place the cake mix, 1 c pineapple liquid, eggs, vanilla and white chocolate mixture in large mixing bowl.
  • Blend with electric mixer on low for 1 minute
  • Stop mixer and scrape down sides of bowl
  • Increase mixer speed to medium, and mix 2 minutes longer
  • Batter should be well combined and thick
  • Pour batter over the pineapples and chrries, smoothing wiht rubber spatula
  • Bake cake until it springs back when lighly pressed, 43-48 minutes
  • Remove pan from oven andplace o wire rack to cool for 10 minutes
  • Run knife around edge of cake and invert onto serving platter so that the cherries and pineapples are on top
  • Slice and serve warm
  • Store at room temp up to 3 days

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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    great recipe thanks
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  • angelgirl94 11 years ago
    OMG!!!! This sounds incredible! I recently bought the Chocolate Cake Mix Doctor cookbook but I haven't come across this recipe yet. I'm going to go look for it. :)
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