Chocolate Pound Cake

Chocolate Pound Cake Recipe

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Patricia Nance

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@BauxiteMiner

Mary Bass' recipe appeared in Benton Courier February 27, 1964

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Cook:
1 Hr 20 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/4 lb
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 3 c
    sugar
  • 5
    eggs
  • 3 c
    flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 4 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 Tbsp
    vanilla extract
  • ICING INGREDIENTS

  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 2
    squares chocolate
  • 1 box
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • ·
    milk as needed

How to Make Chocolate Pound Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream butter and shortening.
  2. Add sugar and eggs.
  3. Sift dry ingredients together, and add vanilla.
  4. Bake in tube pan at 325 degrees for about 1 hour and 20 minutew.
  5. ICING INSTRUCTIONS
  6. Melt butter and shortening together.
  7. Stir in sugar, vanilla, and enough milk to spread.

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About Chocolate Pound Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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