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My Favorite Pound Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sheirlie Prophet
Added: Thursday, April 17, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 sticks butter
1/2 c. shortening
3 c. flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
3 c. sugar
5 large eggs
1 c. milk
1 tsp. vanilla
1/4 tsp. salt

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening, butter and sugar until very fluffy.
Add dry ingredients alternating with milk. After completely blended, add eggs one at a time until well blended. Add flavoring. Pour into a 10 inch tube pan and bake at 300 for 1 1/2 hours.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is a large cake. It is so good.

 

 

 

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