Chocolate Pound Cake

  • Yield: 1 servings


3cups all purpose flour
1/2cup cocoa
1/2teaspoon baking powder
1/4teaspoon salt
1/2pound butter
1/2cup shortening
3cups sugar
5large eggs
1cup milk
1tablespoon vanilla extract


  1. Sift flour, cocoa, baking powder, and salt together.
  2. Cream butter and shortening together.
  3. Add sugar and beat until light.
  4. Add eggs one at a time.
  5. Beat in flour mixture and milk alternately.
  6. Add vanilla.
  7. Bake in a greased tube pan at 300 degrees for 1 1/2 to 2 hours.