Golden Pound Cake
- Prep Time: 20 min
- Cook Time: 60 min
- Ready Time: 180 min
- Yield: 12 servings
- Pillsbury® Baking Spray with Flour
- 1 1/4 cups Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
- OR 1 1/4 sticks Crisco® Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening
- 2 cups sugar
- 5 large eggs, lightly beaten
- 2 1/2 cups Pillsbury® Softasilk® Enriched & Bleached Cake Flour
- 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 2/3 cup milk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon lemon extract
- Powdered sugar
- HEAT oven to 325ºF. Coat a 10-inch tube pan with flour no-stick cooking spray.
- BEAT shortening and sugar with electric mixer in large bowl until light and fluffy, about 4 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
- COMBINE cake flour, baking powder and salt in medium bowl. Add alternately with milk, vanilla and lemon extract to shortening mixture. Beat until smooth. Turn batter into prepared pan.
- BAKE 1 hour or until toothpick inserted in centered comes out clean. Cool 1 hour; remove cake from pan and cool completely on rack. To serve, sprinkle cake with powdered sugar.
Nutritional Information Per Serving
Serving Size (1 slice, 1/12 of cake), Calories 450 (Calories from Fat 200), Total Fat 23g (Saturated Fat 6g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 90mg, Sodium 180mg, Total Carbohydrate 56g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 36g), Protein 6g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 6%, Iron 10%.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.