How To Make Chocolate Pound Cake Recipes - A very easy to make recipe that will be sure to satisfy your guests. This pound cake is a wonderful starter cake for that first time baker.
Chocolate Pound Cake Ingredients
* 1 cup butter or margarine
* 1/2 cup shortening
* 3 cups granulated sugar
* 5 eggs
* 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
* 3 cups flour
* 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
* 1/2 teaspoon salt
* 4 to 5 tablespoons cocoa
* 1 cup milk
Chocolate Pound Cake Directions
Beat butter and shortening; add sugar and mix well. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition; beat in vanilla. Combine dry ingredients in a separate bowl then add alternately with milk to creamed mixture.
Bake chocolate pound cake in a greased 10-inch tube pan at 325° for 80 minutes, or until chocolate pound cake bounces back when touched lightly in the center with finger.