Classic Pound Cake

Classic Pound Cake Recipe

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John Sherrill

By
@PoundCakeMan

A new twist on a pound cake just six ingredients.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
10 to 12
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 c
all purpose flour
3 c
sugar
2 c
butter,softened
3/4 c
milk
6 large
eggs
2 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Classic Pound Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 325 degrees
  • 2Place flour,sugar,butter,milk,eggs,and vanilla (in that order) in a 4-qt bowl of a heavy duty mixer.
  • 3Beat at low speed 1 minute,stopping to scrape down sides. Beat at medium speed for 2 minutes.
  • 4Pour into a greased and floured 10 inch tube pan. Bake at 325 for 1 hour and 30 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • 5Cool in pan on wire rack 10 minutes. Remove from pan to a wire rack and let cool cpmpletely ( about 1 Hr.)

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About Classic Pound Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy