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Chocolate Pound Cake with Chocolate Icing Recipe

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This recipe for Chocolate Pound Cake with Chocolate Icing, by , is from Table Traditions, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

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Added: Friday, April 10, 2009


2 sticks butter
1/2 cup crisco
3 cups sugar
5 eggs
1 cup Carnation Milk
4 tbsp cocoa
4 tbsp vanilla
3 cups cake flour (Swan Down)
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking powder

3 squares chocolate (cocoa) - melted
1 pkg. powdered sugar
1/2 stick butter - melted

Cream together butter, crisco, sugar, eggs and milk. Sift together flour, salt and baking powder.
Mix well and add cocoa and vanilla.

Bake at 325 for 1 hour 20 minutes.

Icing- mix together and add enough cream for right consistency to spread.




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