Pound cake is proof that something old can also be new again. From heirloom recipes to current variations, the Ultimate Pound Cakes: Classic Recipe Collection of over 85 recipes gives you a treasure trove to choose between for future years. Holidays, special occasions, or weeknight suppers, these test-kitchen approved, home-baked cakes are all the time a welcome surprise for friends and family. They also make fabulous gifts.
The pound cake, with its original recipe of a pound each and every of butter, sugar, eggs, and flour, has grown from its early 18th century English origin to a virtual variety of show of flavors with sour cream, chocolate, caramel, and spice to name a couple of. From tube cakes to mini loaves, this beautiful choice of recipes will fortify your table with delicious desserts for future years!