Keto Pineapple Cake with Cherry Glaze
I’m about to turn your keto world upside down!
I’m a self-proclaimed pineapple upside down cake fanatic! I could sit and eat it all day, every day, but sadly it’s not keto-friendly… but this keto pineapple cake with cherry glaze sure is! 😃
Today I’m sharing with you my newest low carb dessert creation – a keto pineapple-infused cake with a sweet and fruity cherry glaze. This delicious cake delivers that crave-worthy pineapple taste without all of the added sugar and carbs.
This keto cake is deliciously moist, addicting, and has a yummy caramelized butter taste thanks to my go-to brown Swerve keto sweetener (love this stuff!). Plus, don’t forget to drizzle this keto pineapple cake with our sweet cherry glaze… it’s literally the cherry on the top! 🍒
I bet you’re wondering how we got the fruity flavors in there while keeping it keto…
The secret is in the extract! Pineapple extract is the perfect substitution to replace the sugared pineapple that you typically use when making an upside-down cake. And then for the cherry, we used the same extract brand as our favorite banana extract to really bring the glaze to another level.
Keto Pineapple Cake w/ Cherry Glaze
yield: 9 SERVINGS
prep time: 15 MINUTES
cook time: 30 MINUTES
total time: 45 MINUTES
A light and fluffy pineapple sweetened cake with a brown butter topping drizzled with a cherry glaze.
- 1 1/4 cup almond flour
- 1/4 cup unflavored protein powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoon baking powder
- 3/4 cup butter, room temperature (separated)
- 1/3 cup Swerve granular
- 3 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 tablespoon pineapple extract
- 1/4 cup heavy cream
- 1/4 cup brown granular Swerve
This keto pineapple-infused cake with cherry glaze would be a perfect keto dessert to have on hand for an end of summer cookout, or really anytime of year. I’m betting even the non-keto eaters in your family will love it!
Make it, and let me know what ya think – I bet ya can’t stop at eating just one piece!
My team member, Jenna, gave this recipe a test for me, and here’s what she had to say:
“I knew the minute I smelled the batter that this was going to be a home run dessert. My house smelled so yummy while the cake was baking in the oven. I love the caramelized bottom, and how light and fluffy this cake is! And of course, the cherry glaze really brings it all together.” – Jenna