Cream Cheese Almond Pound Cake

READY IN: 1hr 35mins
Recipe by Kittencal@recipezazz

This cake is so buttery delicious! Add in some dried cranberries or dried cherries for the holidays!

Top Review by Special Ed

Our daughter described this recipe as "being like crack!" It's that good! No modifications.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Set oven to 325°F (set oven rack to second-lowest position).
  2. Generously grease a tube or bundt pan with softened shortening.
  3. Coat/sprinkle the insides of the pan with about 1/4 -1/3 cup ground almonds.
  4. In a medium bowl, cream the butter and cream cheese until fluffy.
  5. Add in the sugar and beat for about 3-4 minutes.
  6. Add in the eggs and extract, beat until well combined.
  7. In another bowl, sift together flour, salt and baking powder.
  8. Add the flour mixture to the creamed mixture and beat well.
  9. Add in about 1/2 cup ground almonds and mix well to combine.
  10. Carefully spoon the batter into pan on top of the almonds.
  11. Bake for about 1 hour and 15 minutes (careful not to over bake).

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