Light and Fluffy Pound Cake

Light and Fluffy Pound Cake


(0 votes) 0 0

Shortcake is a classic dessert that you can now take at home with the help of this easy recipe. This recipe for moist pound cake is inspired by Paula Dean's famous recipe that includes sour cream for an extra moist cake. Serve this cake with strawberries or your other favorite fruit.

Shared by

Time needed

25 min preparation + 1 hour and 20 min cooking

Serving Size / Yield

10 servings


  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • ! C sour cream
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 6 eggs
  • 3 C flour
  • 3 C sugar
  • ½ lb (2 sticks) butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Our Readers Also Loved


First, preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix butter and shortening together and then gradually add sugar and eggs, beating them together as you go. Mix dry ingredients together and then add milk and vanilla. Mix flour, milk, and vanilla mixture with butter, shortening, and eggs to form a batter.

Pour the batter into a cake pan that has been coated with butter and flour. Bake cake for 1 hour, removing from oven after a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

Around The Web