You are here

Orange Nut Pound Cake

Grannys.kitchen's picture
Try the Orange Nut Pound Cake the next time you host a birthday party!. I promise you, your guests will love the texture and flavor of the wonderful and simple Orange Nut Pound Cake!
Ingredients
  Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vanilla ice cream 1
  Orange 1⁄4 Teaspoon, extract
  Orange rind 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon rind 1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated
  Pecans 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 5
Directions

Grease well and lightly flour a 9 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 2 3/4 inch loaf pan.
All of the ingredients should be at room temperature.
Cream the butter and orange and lemon rinds.
Gradually add the sugar.
Beat the mixture until it is light and fluffy.
Add the eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition.
Add the orange extract.
Sift the flour and baking powder together.
Gradually add to the egg mixture.
Add the pecans.
Spoon into the prepared pan.
Place the pan in a cold oven.
Turn the oven on to 325° F and bake for 70 minutes or until done.
Cool in the pan for 10 minutes before turning out onto a rack.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake

Rate It

Your rating: None
4.191665
Average: 4.2 (18 votes)