Have you ever seen potato flavored cake or potato pound cake?, hopefully not so here we are back with a different cake recipe. The potato pound cake is light in taste, make shape that you want and this is also best option for holidays. You just need 2 hours and make this cake easily. This cake recipe is too easy, so check out all ingredients of cake recipe.
Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Ready in: 2 hours
Nutrition Facts: Per servings: Around 409 calories, 65 g carbohydrates, 14.9 g fat, 5.3 g protein, 281 mg sodium and 88 mg cholesterol.
- White Sugar 2 cups
- Butter (softened) 1 cup
- Cooked and mashed sweet potatoes 2 cups
- Eggs 4
- Vanilla extract 1 teaspoon
- All purpose flour 3 cups
- Baking powder 2 teaspoon
- Baking Soda 1/2 teaspoon
- Ground Cinnamon 1 teaspoon
- Ground Nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon
- Salt 1/2 teaspoon
- Orange Juice 5 teaspoon
- Sifted confectioners Sugar 1 cup
- Gated Orange zest 2 tablespoon
Delicious Potato Pound Cake – Easy Pound Cake Recipe
Get ready Oven and preheat to 350 degree F or 175 degree C. Grease and flour 1 10~12 inch tube pan. Sift together baking powder, flour, baking soda, cinnamon, salt and nutmeg in quantity that instructed in ingredients. Set aside.
Take a large bowl, cream sugar and butter until it get fluffy and light. Add in mashed potatoes and vanilla extract. Blend well by beating. Add in egg, one at a time. Here, we have to add potato mixture to flour mixture and beat soft to combine.
Pour batter into 1 to 12 inch tube pan. Bake at 350 degrees in preheated oven about 1 hour 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in this Potato pound cake comes out clear. After that, cool it for 20 minutes in the pan and then on serving plate.
To decorate or to make glaze: Mix confectioners sugar with 3 to 5 (or as you required) teaspoon orange juice to make drizzling consistency. Sprinkle with orange zest over the cake if desired. And your potato pound cake is ready.