I am not really a dessert type of girl, BUT there are two cakes that I can eat all day. Yes, butter pound cake is one of them. This recipe will deliver a rich and moist cake. I am sure your taste buds will thank you. I am sure you will leave your approval stamp on this recipe!
Old School Butter Pound Cake
- 1 1/2 c cake flour
- 1 1/2 c all-purpose flour
- 3 stick butter, unsalted (softened at room temp)
- 8 oz cream cheese, room temperature
- 3 1/4 c sugar
- 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- 1 1/2 tsp almond extract
- 1 tsp salt
- 6 large eggs
Beat butter and cream cheese with a mixer on medium speed until mixture comes together.
Add sugar and extracts; beat until light and fluffy. Reduce speed to low.
Add eggs, one at a time, alternating with flours 1/2 cup at a time until all eggs and flours are used.
Transfer to a buttered, oiled and floured, 10-cup shaped pan such as bundt pan.
Place in cold oven. Heat oven to 325 degrees. Bake until an inserted tester comes out clean about 1 1/2 hours.
Remove cake from pan. Let cool on wire rack.