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Chocolate Pound Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Chocolate Pound Cake is from Recipes of Anna Clark, Family and Friends, one of the cookbooks created at We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!


2 sticks butter
1/2 cup shortening
3 cups sugar
6 eggs
1 cup milk
2 tsp. vanilla
3 cups flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
4 tbsp. cocoa

2 cups sugar
1/2 cup cocoa
1/2 tsp salt
2/3 cup milk
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 tsp vanilla

Cream sugar, butter and shortening. Add eggs, vanilla. Add dry ingredients and milk.
Pour into greased and sugared tube pan.
Bake @ 325 for 1 hour and 25 minutes.Test with toothpick.
Let cool then put on icing.

Mix all ingredients. bring to a boil and cook for 2 1/2 to 3 minutes. Beat with blender until spreading consistency. Don't let it get hard.




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