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Mom's Pound Cake

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"A sweet, dense pound cake with a nice orange flavor. Ice with your favorite chocolate or cream cheese icing."
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2 h servings 455
Original recipe yields 16 servings (1 - 10 inch tube pan)


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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 10 inch tube pan.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and confectioners' sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in the orange juice, vanilla and salt. Beat in the flour. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven for 70 to 80 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean. Let cool in pan for 10 minutes, then turn out onto a wire rack and cool completely.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 455 calories; 25.2 52.5 5.4 131 227 Full nutrition

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I find this cake is dry & not soft which is not a hit to my family. The sugar is too much that I used 3 cups instead of 4 but its still too sweet for me. Sorry its not the kind of cake that I wi...

This cake is soooo good. My 12 year old daughter and I made this cake. The instructions were easy to follow. We altered it a lot. We used self rising flour, and we added sour cream. It was so mo...

Perfect cake to make a topsy turvy cake =)