Chocolate Chip Sour Cream Cake

Total Time
1hr 35mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

I've been making this cake for years. It's a wonderfully moist pound cake, with chocolate chips . . . definitely not a low cal recipe! This recipe freezes extremely well.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream sugar and butter.
  3. Beat in eggs.
  4. Sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Alternately add dry ingredients and sour cream to mixture.
  6. Stir in vanilla, nuts and chocolate chips.
  7. Pour into well greased 10" tube pan.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour 15 minutes or until done.
  9. Cool before removing from pan.
Most Helpful

I would give you more stars if I could. It was my nieces birthday and I decided to try your recipe. I used 1 3/4 cup of plain unflavored yogurt and 1/4 of cream instead of the sour cream, as I was out of sour cream. It turned out great, delicious flavor and look. I thought it was going to be too big, so I made 2 different size hearts and 6 cupcakes with one recipe.
Thanks Galley. Im also posting the picture.

PuenteTriana April 03, 2011

Buttery, chocolately, moist, dense, and *DELICIOUS* Thanks so much for sharing a family favorite Diana. I brought it to work, set it by the coffee pot, and it was gone in minutes! I think I heard a few "YUMS"...... down the hall :) I used caramel swirl chips and finely chopped pecans. I snagged 1 piece to keep home for a photo and DS was hovering with a fork. Nick's Mom

Brenda. August 10, 2007