Orange Sour Cream Pound Cake

Recipe by LilPinkieJ
READY IN: 1hr 15mins




  • Bring butter, eggs & sour cream to room temperature. Grease and lightly flour a loaf pan or bundt pan.
  • In a bowl stir together flour, baking powder and soda; set aside.
  • In a large bowl beat butter with an electric mixer on medium to high speed about 30 seconds or till softened. Gradually add sugar, 2 tablespoons at a time, beating on medium to high speed about 6 minutes total or till very light and fluffy.
  • Add vanilla and almond extract. Add eggs, one at a time, beating on low to medium speed for 1 minute after each; scrape bowl often. Alternately add flour mixture and sour cream, beating on low speed just till combined. Gently fold in orange zest into the batter.
  • Spread batter in the prepared pan. Bake in a 325F oven for 60-70 minutes or till cake tests done with a knife or toothpick. Cool cake in pan on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Remove cake from pan and cool completely.