Angel Acres Pleasing Pound Cake
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 80
  • Servings: 10
  • Preparation Time: 15
  • 3 CUPS SUGAR
  • 2 STICKS BUTTER, SOFTENED
  • ½ CUP COOKING OIL
  • ½ TSP. SALT
  • ½ TSP BAKING POWDER
  • 1 CUP BUTTERMILK
  • 2 TSP VANILLA
  • 1 TSP ALMOND EXTRACT
  • 1 TSP LEMON EXTRACT
  • 6 EGGS, BEATEN
  • 3 CUPS FLOUR
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 325*.
  2. Grease and flour (or use baker’s spray) a fluted pan or angel food cake pan.
  3. Beat sugar, butter, cooking oil, salt and baking powder until fluffy.
  4. Add buttermilk, almond and lemon extract and beaten eggs.
  5. Beat this on medium speed for about 3 minutes.
  6. Fold in the flour on low speed until well combined.
  7. Pour into prepared baking pan and bake for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
  8. Cool in pan.
  9. Once cool, turn onto serving plate.
  10. Dust with powdered sugar.
  11. Note: Mine always takes more than the time shown. Depends on the oven I guess.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
This is my mother-in-laws version of the standard pound cake recipe.