I had a basket of peaches sitting idle and was looking to make something delicious out of it. I googled for peach recipes and i found this wonderful upside down cake here. Thank you Susan for this wonderful recipe!
The original recipe calls for a cup of vanilla soy milk and i replaced that with about 3/4 cup milk and 1/3 cup peach flavoured yogurt. Here is the recipe..

  • All purpose flour - 1 1/2 cups
  • Peach - 2, sliced
  • Milk - 3/4 cup
  • Yogurt - 1/3 cup (I used peach flavoured)
  • Sugar - 1/2 cup + 1/4 cup
  • Salt - a pinch
  • Baking powder - 1 1/2 tsp
  • Ginger - 1 inch, shredded
  • Vanilla extract - 1 tsp
  • Water - few tbsp
  • Lemon zest - 1 tsp

How to make it:

Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Spray a non-stick 8 inch square or round pan and dust with flour (The sugar syrup at the bottom of the pan is going to be very sticky so grease the pan with enough spray and line with a parchment paper).
Cut peaches into thin slices. Mix 1/4 cup sugar with little water and cook on medium heat until it starts thickening and bubbly. Add the peaches and mix well. In a bowl, add flour, baking powder, ginger, lemon zest, 1/2 cup sugar and salt. Add the milk and yogurt and beat until well mixed without any lumps. In the cake pan, first add the sugar syrup with cooked peaches. Pour the prepared batter over the peaches and bake for about 30 minutes or until done. Let it cool for a while. Invert the cake carefully and let it cool completely. Cut and serve with a scoop of ice-cream. Hmmm... it was perfect!

Srilekha of srishkitchen awarded me Second place in the EFM cookies series event and she also sent me a cute little smiley. Will update that on my award page in my blog index soon... And Thank you srilekha for sending me this wonderful smiley! I feel honoured!

Coming to the next half of the topic.. About milestone... This is my 100Th post! I thank each one of you for visiting my blog and leaving your lovely and encouraging comments!

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30 Responses
  1. VIDYA VENKY Says:

    that cake looks so juicy & yummy..gr8 job

  2. Happy cook Says:

    Congragulations and that cake indeed looks so so moist and yummy.

  3. Parita Says:

    congrats on the award and your 100th post :) u wudnt believe i was about to make similar cake today as even i have few peaches and apricots at home :) the cake has come out really well!!

  4. lata raja Says:

    Hi Anu, congrats for the milestone crossed and for the award.Wish you many more to go on.The cake is invitingly yummy.Do tell me if we can use canned peaches?

  5. Congrats dear...keep rocking with yummy recipes and lovable crafts......

  6. Prathibha Says:

    Congrats on the award n ur 100th post gal...n the cake looks yummy..

  7. Congratulations on the award! Well done! Cake looks so moist and yum...
    Great job on the 100th post... Lots of reasons to celebrate with this yummy cake.

  8. Kalai Says:

    Congrats on your 100th post, Anu! Peaches are one of my favorite fruits, so this looks especially yummy! :)

  9. Gita Says:

    Congrats Anu :) What a yummy way to celebrate...the cake looks so decadent!

  10. Superchef Says:

    congrats on your 100th post!!!!way to go girl!! :)

    n the cake is just perfect for such an ocassion.

  11. Congrats Anu..great yummy cakeee..:)

  12. Valarmathi Says:

    Looks juicy and yummy. Congrats on ur 100th post.

  13. Varunavi Says:

    congrats on hitting a century

  14. Priya Says:

    Congrats for the milestone ANu..wat a delicious way to celebrate ur 100th post with peach cake, looks delicious!

  15. the cake looks scrumptious;

    congratulations for the award and for the 100 posts, and wish you a happy continuation!

  16. Laavanya Says:

    Cake looks so soft and perfect - what a tasty way to celebrate 100 posts. Since this is low fat and eggless, if you'd like you can send it to madhuram's event.

  17. Looks very tempting Anu..and the best part is its eggless..Will definitely give a try though with som other fruit as its difficult to get peach fruit here.

  18. Anu Says:

    Congratulations Anu!!! Cake looks wonderful... loved the candle light romantic ;)

  19. Looks delicious...I like this alot.I made banana upside down cake fw days back...these are surely a hit in my house.

  20. miss v Says:

    congrats on your 100th post. sooo many great recipes!

  21. meeso Says:

    Congratulations on your 100th post! And that cake looks wonderful :)

  22. Uma Says:

    Congrats on the century Anu! Wishing your blog many more such centuries :) Cake looks fabulous..perfect for the occasion.

  23. Srilakshmi Says:

    Lovely cake.. never tried an upside down cake.. Congratulations on touching a century!

  24. Ramya Says:

    Hi anu
    First time here..Yummy cake!!I too love to bake eggless cake..Bookmarked it!!Congrats on u'r 100th post

  25. CHAITRA Says:

    Cake looks very tempting and inviting!!!
    Do drop in sometime to my blog.

  26. n33ma Says:

    Cake looks very moist and nice touch of adding ginger.

  27. n33ma Says:

    oh yea congrats too :)

  28. Pooja Says:

    hey anu many congrats on ur milestone! the cake looks awesome !

  29. Malar Gandhi Says:

    Cake looks awesome, must have been juicy and spongy...peach is a good idea.

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