Old Fashioned Pound Cake

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by marisk

This is from the Great American Recipes collection. To freeze: cut into slices and wrap in foil or plastic wrap.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and shortening until smooth. Add sugar, vanilla, lemon extract and lemon juice.
  2. Beat until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition.
  3. Sift together flour and baking powder, add to the creamed mixture alternately with the milk, mixing thoroughly after each addition.
  4. Grease and flour a 9x5 inch loaf pan.
  5. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until a wooden skewer inserted in the center comes out clean.
  7. Cool 15 minutes on wire rack, then remove from pan.

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