Recipe for Sweet Pound Cake
Have you ever tasted sweet potato pound cake ? Its very simple to make and delicious. Just follow the steps highlighted in the tutorial.Lets start by listing out all the necessary ingredients needed for our sweet potato pound cake.
2 cups cooked and mashed sweet potatoes
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups white sugar
1 cup butter .
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons grated orange zest
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
Step 1: We will start by Preheating the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). After preheating the oven, Grease and flour a 10-inch tube pan .After that, seive together flour, baking powder, cinnamon, baking soda, nutmeg and salt. After seiving, Set it aside.
Step 2: In a Separate large mixing bowl, cream the sugar and butter till it becomes light in texture. Add the mashed sweet potatoes and vanilla. Beat it untill it becomes well blended. Add eggs to the sweet potatoes and vanilla you just blended, one at a time. Then Add flour mixture in Step 1 above to the potato mixture in Step 2. Beat on low until combined.
Step 3 :Pour batter into the 10 inch tube pan that we greased in Step 1. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for about 1 hour and 30 minutes OR till when the wooden toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean. Cool cake for about 20-25 minutes in the pan.
Step 4: Enjoy your sweet potato pound cake.