Lightened up Chocolate Pound Cake

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

Just like Chocolate Cream Cheese Pound Cake, only a little lighter! Moist and fudgy, just be careful not to overbake. I made this for DH's birthday, then kept leftovers in the fridge until a dinner party where I served it with pureed strawberries and whipped cream--chocolate strawberry shortcake! It got lots of compliments!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large bowl combine all ingredients.
  2. Mix on low for one minute, then scrape sides of bowl.
  3. Mix on medium for two minutes or until batter is nicely blended.
  4. Grease a 10-inch tube pan then lightly dust with flour. Pour batter into pan.
  5. Bake for 58-62 minutes, or until cake springs back when pressed and begins to pull away from sides of pan.
  6. Cool 20 minutes, then turn cake out of pan.

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Made this the other day & used some of it to bribe a 12-year old kid in our mobile home park to help me out with a kid-friendly challenge for ZWT6, & both were big successes, both the drawing the girl helped me with AND the cake! Even took your hint & served it topped with some sliced strawberries, which was a nice change from the usual frosting! Thanks for sharing the recipe! [Recipenapped & made in the Vegetarian/Vegan Recipe Swap 23]

Sydney Mike June 10, 2010

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