Lemon Pound Cake

Lemon Pound Cake

Tags: Cakes, Dessert/Sweets, Snack

  • Prep Time: 30 min
  • Cook Time: 90 min
  • Ready Time: 240 min
  • Yield: 16 servings

Ingredients

  • Pillsbury® Baking Spray with Flour
  • 2 3/4 cups White Lily® Enriched Bleached All Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon extract
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons grated lemon peel

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 325°F. Coat a 10-inch tube pan with baking spray with flour. Stir together flour and baking soda in small bowl.
  • BEAT butter in large bowl with electric mixer at medium speed about 30 seconds. Gradually add sugar and continue beating 7 minutes or until mixture is fluffy and sugar is dissolved.
  • BEAT in eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in lemon juice and extract. Gradually add flour mixture and sour cream, beating on low speed just until combined. Fold in lemon peel.
  • SPREAD batter in prepared pan. Bake 80 to 90 minutes or until toothpick inserted 2 inches from edge comes out clean. Cool in pan on wire rack 10 minutes. Remove from pan. Cool completely on wire rack.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/16 of cake), Calories 380 (Calories from Fat 140), Total Fat 16g (Saturated Fat 9g, Trans Fat 0.5g), Cholesterol 105mg, Sodium 160mg, Total Carbohydrate 55g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 38g), Protein 5g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 10%, Vitamin C 2%, Calcium 4%, Iron 8%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.