Blueberry-Lemon Upside Down Cake

The combination of lemon and blueberries in this not too sweet cake make it a perfect breakfast treat or add a dollop of whipped cream for a delightful dessert.



6 tablespoons butter

1/2 cup golden brown sugar

2 cups fresh blueberries


1 1/2 cups flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon grated lemon zest

1/4 cup milk

2 eggs


2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

1/4 teaspoon almond extract

6 tablespoons butter, melted

Honey Tips

How Honey Is Created

Honey is created when bees mix plant nectar, a sweet substance secreted by flowers, with their own bee enzymes.


Preheat oven to 350 °. Coat a 9-inch round cake pan with non-stick cooking spray.
In a medium saucepan bring butter and brown sugar to a boil stirring constantly. Pour into prepared pan. Let cool about 15 minutes. Sprinkle blueberries on top.
In a large bowl whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and lemon zest.
In a medium bowl whisk together milk, eggs, honey, lemon juice and almond extract. Add to dry ingredients along with melted butter. Whisk to combine. Spoon batter over blueberries.
Bake 30 minutes or until cake tests done. Cool on rack 10 minutes. Invert cake onto a large plate.
Serves: 8