Pound Cake

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recipe by Kenwood https://kenwoodworld.com/

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based on 81 ratings

While the pound cakes we make today often have different proportions from the original, they are still wonderfully rich, moist, and buttery with a lovely golden brown crust. This is a really simple cake recipe, give it a try.

recipe updated 6 Dec 2023


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    225 g
  • Egg icon
    200 g
  • Caster sugar icon
    Caster sugar
    225 g
  • Plain flour icon
    Plain flour
    275 g
  • Vanilla extract icon
    Vanilla extract
    1 teaspoon
  • Milk icon
    2 tablespoons
  • Baking powder icon
    Baking powder
    1 ¼ teaspoons


  • kCook icon Oven
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  • kCook icon kCook Multi
  • kCook icon Kcook bowl
  • kCook icon Loaf pan - 8 x 4 x 2.5"

Step preview

  1. Pre-heat oven - 160°C
  2. Fit midi blade to kCook bowl
  3. Add caster sugar, butter, egg, plain flour, vanilla extract, milk and baking powder to the kCook bowl
  4. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  5. Attach lid to kCook bowl with filler cap fitted
  6. Mix with filler cap fitted - 30 sec, speed 12
  7. Grease and flour a clean loaf pan evenly until coated
  8. Transfer content of kCook bowl to loaf pan
  9. Bake until skewer tests clean - 50 min, 160°C
  10. Let cool onto cooling rack
  11. Serve
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