Sour Cream Pound Cake

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Lisa Meehan

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@LisaMeehan

This is the best pound cake ever! The combination of the three flavorings is delicious. For years I never shared this recipe with anyone because it was my signature dish for potlucks, funerals, parties, etc.

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Rating:

★★★★★ 11 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable shortening
  • 1 c
    margarine or butter
  • 5
    eggs
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 3 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 c
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 tsp
    lemon extract
  • 1 tsp
    butter flavoring

How to Make Sour Cream Pound Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat overn to 325.
  2. Cream sugar with shortening and margarine.
  3. Beat in eggs and then sour cream.
  4. Combine flour and baking powder and add alternately with milk.
  5. Stir in vanilla and flavorings.
  6. Bake for 1-1/2 hours in a well-greased tube pan.

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About Sour Cream Pound Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Recipe For: The Best Pound Cake




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