We are about to make your weekend plans a whole lot sweeter! Pastry Chef Liz Gorman shared with us her lemon pound cake recipe and not only does it look delicious it tastes delicious.

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Happy Baking!

Lemon Pound Cake
  • 1 cup softened butter
  • 3 cups of sugar
  • 2 lemons zested and juiced
  • 1 tsp vanilla or lemon extract
  • 6 large eggs, room temp
  • 3 cups ap flour
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • ¼ tsp of salt
  • 1 ¼ cups of sour cream


  1. Preheat your oven to 325 and spray and flour a 10″ bundt pan.
  2. Cream butter, sugar, and lemon zest in a stand mixer until light and fluffy, about 5-7 minutes.
  3. Add eggs 1 at a time mixing well with each addition. Add lemon juice and vanilla.
  4. Mix flour, baking soda, and salt in a separate bowl.
  5. Alternate dry ingredients with the sour cream. Start with about ⅓ of the dry and then add ½ of the sour cream then another ⅓ of the dry and so on. Making sure to scrape the bottom of the bowl between each addition.
  6. Bake for 40-50 minutes or until a knife comes out clean when poked.
  7. Allow to cool in the pan for 20 minutes before removing.
  8. Glaze with your favorite icing. I used lemon juice and powdered sugar!