Chocolate Pound Cake

Chocolate Pound Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Patricia Nance

By
@BauxiteMiner

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

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Cook:
1 Hr 20 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 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.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chocolate Pound Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 2 Comments & Reviews

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Kitchen Crew

Spring has sprung! OK... maybe that's wishful thinking in some parts of the country. But we are so close to warmer weather and farmers' markets bursting with spring produce. I'm...

12 Twists On Traditional Pb&j Recipe

12 Twists on Traditional PB&J

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Try these fun peanut butter and jelly recipes that reinvent a kid's classic. There's nothing basic about PB&J!

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...