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Chocolate Pound Cake With Chocolate Chip Glaze

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Ingredients
  Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs), softened
  Vegetable shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 5 Large
  All purpose flour 2 3⁄4 Cup (44 tbs)
  Cocoa 17 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Chocolate chip glaze 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Readymade)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 325°.
2. Grease and flour a 10-inch tube pan or a 8-inch Bundt pan.
3. Sift together flour, cocoa and salt.

MAKING
4. In a bowl add butter and vegetable shortening. Beat for 1 to 2 minutes using an electric mixer at medium speed.
5. Further add sugar to the bowl and beat for another 2 minutes.
6. Add in the eggs and beat well till the eggs mix with the batter completely.
7. Add flour mixture and milk, alternatively in 2 batches. Genlty mix using a spatula after every addition.
8. Add the vanilla to the batter and mix well.
9. Pour the cake batter into the prepared pan and place in the oven.
10. Bake the cake for 1 hour 10 minutes.
11. Insert a wooden toothpick or a fork in the centre of the pan to check for doneness.
12. Remove the cake from the pan after cooling it for 10 to 15 minutes.

SERVING
13. Spread chocolate glace on top of the cake and cool.
14. Cut the cake into slices and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Interest: 
Holiday, Party
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
70 Minutes
Ready In: 
85 Minutes
Servings: 
15

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