7 Up Poundcake

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Annelise Friedman

By
@Annelise_Friedman

This is a family favorite, that originated with my grandmother in the 60s. The recipe has been passed down, and continuously made since then. We love this cake in the summer!

Rating:
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Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

3 stick
butter
3 c
cake flour
3 c
sugar
1/2 c
7 up
1 Tbsp
lemon extract
1 Tbsp
vanilla
5
eggs

FOR GLAZE (OPTIONAL)

3 c
powdered sugar
3-4 Tbsp
7 up
1 Tbsp
lemon juice

How to Make 7 Up Poundcake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Make sure all ingredients are at room temperature. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2Cream softened butter and 3 cups sugar together. Add 5 eggs, cream together. Add 1 cup cake flour, cream until smooth. Add 2 cups cake flour, cream until smooth. Add 1/2 cup 7-Up, & cream. Add lemon and vanilla flavoring and cream until smooth.
  • 3Grease and flour bundt or tube pan.
  • 4Pour mixture and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour and 15 minutes. Use the toothpick test if necessary. Cool & invert onto serving plate.
  • 5FOR THE GLAZE: mix powdered sugar, lemon juice and 7-UP. Let thicken and pour over cake.

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About 7 Up Poundcake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian