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Chocolate Pound Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Chocolate Pound Cake, by , is from Geri's Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Barbara Templeton
Added: Wednesday, August 9, 2006


2 sticks butter
1/2 cup crisco
3 cups sugar
5 eggs
3 cups flour
1 /2 teaspoon salt
4 tablespoons cocoa
1 cup sweet milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon baking powder

Preheat oven to 325.
Cream butter and crisco. Add sugar. Add eggs beating well after each one. Add vanilla. Sift together dry ingredients. Add to butter mixture alternating with milk.
Bake in bundt pan about 80 minutes.




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