Saco Chocolate Pound Cake
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Serves: 16 servings
 
Ingredients
  • Cake
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 cup vegetable shortening
  • 4 Tbsp butter, softened
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • .8oz pkg SACO Cultured Buttermilk Blend
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 12 Tbsp SACO Premium Cocoa
  • Icing
  • 4 Tbsp powdered sugar
  • ½ cup SACO Chocolate CHUNKS
  • 1 Tbsp butter
  • ⅛ cup almond slices
Instructions
  1. Cake
  2. Preheat oven to 300°F.
  3. In a large mixing bowl cream together the sugar, shortening and butter; add eggs and flavorings.
  4. In a separate bowl sift together all dry ingredients.
  5. Add to cream mixture alternating the dry ingredients and the water until well blended.
  6. Pour into a greased and floured bundt pan.
  7. Bake for 1½ - 2 hours or until inserted toothpick comes out clean.
  8. Icing
  9. Sprinkle top with powdered sugar.
  10. Melt Saco Chocolate Chunks with 1 Tbsp butter.
  11. Drizzle on the top and down the sides.
  12. Sprinkle with almond slices for decoration, if desired.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 445 Fat: 20g Saturated fat: 7g Trans fat: 2g Carbohydrates: 64g Sugar: 43g Sodium: 235mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 5g Cholesterol: 57mg
Recipe by SacoFoods at http://www.sacofoods.com/saco-chocolate-pound-cake/