Mrs. Claus' Cookbook - Old Fashion Pound Cake

Old Fashion Pound Cake

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From the kitchen of Cheri McElroy

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Recipe Details

Bake Time:
60 minutes
12 servings
Good for parties/potlucks, Kid friendly, Travels well


2 cups sugar
1/2 pound butter
6 ounces Chinese noodles
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.

  2. Grease a loaf pan.

  3. Cream butter, add sugar to butter and beat until very creamy.

  4. Add egg yolks - one at a time.

  5. Add flour, salt, baking powder and vanilla.

  6. In a small bowl, beat egg whites until stiff.

  7. Blend egg whites into batter.

  8. Pour batter into the loaf pan

  9. Bake for one hour.


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unicorn2262 says:

I wanted to make this pound cake but it says to add 6oz of chinese noodles in the ingredient section and in the directions section in step 4 it says to add egg yolks one at a time and in step 6 it says to beat egg whites until stiff and 7 to blend into batter.So I am a little confused. Thanks

12/6/2012 5:06:47 AM

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