6 Flavor Pecan Nut Glazed Pound Cake

Rose Mary Mogan


This is one of the dessert additions I made for our 2013 Family Reunion in North Carolina this year to share with the family.

I have made this cake before but never with nuts in the glaze to give the cake a crunchy & nutty texture.

The combination of the 6 flavorings added to both the cake & the frosting really does add a lot of depth in flavor to the cake.

I am sure my family will love the flavors of this cake, as I am sharing the recipe & picture of the cake before I leave.

It is great weather you add the nuts in the cake batter, in the bottom of the cake pan, or in the glaze.

★★★★★ 4 votes
10 to 12 depending on portion size
30 Min
1 Hr 30 Min


3 stick
butter, softened room temperature
2 3/4 c
granulated sugar
3 c
all purpose flour
8 oz
sour cream, room temperature
6 large
eggs, room temperature
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
each almond extract,coconut, butter,rum, lemon extract, & vanilla bean paste or extract


1 c
1/2 c
1 tsp
almond, butter, coconut, rum,lemon extract, & vanilla bean paste or extract
1/2 c
chopped pecans

How to Make 6 Flavor Pecan Nut Glazed Pound Cake


  • 1Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Grease and flour a 12 cup Bundt pan, or use Bakers Joy,( a blend of flour & cooking Spray) used in baking. Set aside till needed.
  • 2Add 3 sticks of softened butter to mixing bowl , then beat to blend.
  • 3Add the sugar and beat till creamy and smooth and no sugar crystals remain. the sugar
  • 4Add the sour cream and beat to blend.
  • 5Now add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  • 6Add the flour and baking powder to a sifter and sift to blend together, then gradually add the flour to the cake batter.
  • 7Add the vanilla bean paste or extract, the almond and butter flavor. Beating well after adding.
  • 8Then add the remaining 3 flavors, lemon coconut and rum, and beat again to blend.
  • 9Pour cake batter into prepared Bundt pan. Bake until done, or until tooth pick inserted into cake comes out clean. allow to sit in pan till cake pulls away from sides of pan, then invert onto platter or cooling rack.
  • 10Prepare the glaze by adding all of the ingredients to a small sauce pan and bring to a simmer and cook till mixture becomes syrupy. Remove from heat.
  • 11Poke holes into top of cake with wooden skewer or long tined fork, then drizzle glaze over cake, and allow to cool slightly before serving.

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About 6 Flavor Pecan Nut Glazed Pound Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern