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pound cake

A rich, finely textured yellow cake containing eggs, flour, butter, and sugar.

[From the original recipe, calling for a pound each of butter, sugar, and flour.]

pound cake



(Cookery) a rich fruit cake originally made with a pound each of butter, sugar, and flour

pound′ cake`

a rich cake made with flour, butter, sugar, and eggs, orig. in proportions of a pound each.
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Noun1.pound cake - rich loaf cake made of a pound each of butter and sugar and flourpound cake - rich loaf cake made of a pound each of butter and sugar and flour
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
loaf - a quantity of food (other than bread) formed in a particular shape; "meat loaf"; "sugar loaf"; "a loaf of cheese"
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And we had fruit cake and pound cake and doughnuts and two kinds of preserves, Marilla.
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Beautifully and profusely illustrated, "Grandbaby Cakes: Modern Recipes, Vintage Charm, Soulful Memories" is a culinary treasury of outstanding recipes for pound cakes, layer cakes, sheet cakes, baby cakes, celebration cakes, and cakes for all manner of seasons and holidays.
There were cheesecakes and pound cakes and rum balls to beat the band, but there were five standbys that she made the most: chocolate chip cookies, macaroons, banana cake with chocolate chips, "chocolate bar cake," and rugelach.
Mother has always been known for making many different pound cakes through the years.
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Her Dining In recipe, Ginger Pound Cakes With Green Tea Infused Honey Ginger Syrup, is an easy-to-make dessert that has intense ginger flavor.
From pound cakes and cupcakes to sponges and layered cakes, chapters cover all the basics of ingredients, equipment and techniques, and pair this with a lively text and inviting recipes.
Deen donated six of her coconut gooey cakes, six of her chocolate gooey cakes, and six of her sour cream pound cakes made from her grandmother's recipe.
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