pound cake

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pound cake rich loaf cake made of a pound each of butter and sugar and flour
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Usage

In literature:

Having pounded our sago in a shell, we mixed it with water, and made it into small cakes.
"In the Eastern Seas" by W.H.G. Kingston
When dry it is pounded and formed into little cakes, and is thus eaten.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
This oven bakes biscuit, pound cake, and some old timers insist on trusting only this oven for their annual fruit cake.
"Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2" by Works Projects Administration
De slaves eat dat fat meat an' thought dat dey wus eatin' pound cake.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
We pounded it in a bag and made it into cakes and coffee.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
There are few who recall where Pound Cake Hill was.
"Spring Street" by James H. Richardson
Mrs Blow always takes pound-cake, and I'll see that there's one near her.
"Miss Mackenzie" by Anthony Trollope
And some sandwiches and pound cake for a snack for ourselves.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
He pounded on the walls of his sponge cake prison and called loudly to the Gnome, but for some time he heard nothing.
"The Magic Soap Bubble" by David Cory
I tellin you corn bread was sweet to me in dat day en time as pound cake ever been.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
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In news:

Pound Cake ( Bill Hogan, styling by Corrine Kozlak/Tribune photo ).
Po' Boys, Peas and Pound Cake with Chef Troy.
Everyone loves the taste of homemade pound cake , but who has the time.
GREENVILLE — The Herald-Banner's Rose Marie Williamson shares this recipe for blueberry pound cake .
My Version of Elvis Presley's Favorite Pound Cake .
This economy pound cake served with blueberries, cherries and strawberries.
What's the fairest pound cake of them all.
4 slices prepared pound cake , cut about 1 inch thick.
That's why we call it our Million Dollar Pound Cake .
Made from a few basic ingredients you probably always have on hand, this pound cake recipe surely takes the cake.
'Economy' pound cake is the berries.
Sara Lee Lemon Pound Cake .
Pumpkin Pound Cake is a perfect addition to any fall meal.
Pound Cake at Washington Street Ale House in Wilmington: Delaware Restaurant Guide to Desserts.
I've been asked for the recipes for the winning pound cake s of a recent competition by the Central Carolina Cake Club.
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