pound cake

noun
Updated on: 17 Apr 2018

Definition of pound cake

: a rich butter cake made with a large proportion of eggs and shortening

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Origin and Etymology of pound cake

from the original recipe prescribing a pound of each of the principal ingredients


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  • : a rich cake made with a large amount of butter and eggs


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