Paula Deen's Strawberry Pound Cake

Recipe by Anita Harris
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
YIELD: 2 Cakes




  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 2 (8 1/2x4 1/2x2 1/2") loaf pans.
  • Using an electric mixer, beat butter at medium speed until creamy. Gradually add sugar, beating until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in extracts.
  • In a small bowl, combine flour and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating just until combined. Stir in sour cream and strawberries. Divide mixture evenly between prepared pans. Bake 55 to 60 minutes, or until a tester inserted in center comes out clean. Cool cakes in pans on a wire rack 10 minutes. Spoon Sweet Pink Glaze over warm cake, let stand 1 hour; remove from pans and cool completely on a wire rack.
  • Sweet Pink Glaze:
  • 1 c powdered sugar.
  • 2 tbsps milk.
  • 1 drop red food coloring.
  • In a small bowl, combine all ingredients, stirring until smooth.