Jan's Dark Chocolate Swirl Pound Cake Recipe
Cocoa powder is added to half the batter and swirled in creating a dark chocolate swirl pound cake that is simple to prepare.
I did everything wrong when making this recipe and yet, it turned out to be one of the best cakes I've made in a long time. And this isn't self-praise, this is certified by third parties. This recipe is perfectly forgiving. Let's begin: I used gluten free flour, measuring it first then sifting three times (to keep it light and fluffy, like regular cake flour). As I added it to the batter, I realised it was much more than 3 cups. I bought the wrong kind of cheese, so I ended up having to use mascarpone instead. Nothing was at room temperature. I ran out of sugar halfway through, so only used 2.5 cups having to open little packets of sugar taken from a hotel room that I had rolling around in my purse. I realized, at the very last second, that I didn't have any almond extract, so I watered down some marzapane and added that. I couldn't decide if I wanted this cake or the submitter's other pound cake with chocolate chips, so I made both in one. I added some chocolate chips to each layer of batter. I ate about
I was surprised when I first started because the batter was very thick, thicker than I expected. I halved the recipe and made it in a 8' cake pan. My husband was eating the batter left in the bowl and said it tasted good and while it was baking it smelled good.
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I got this recipe from my aunt many years ago. It is the best, most unique tasting cake ever. All of my friends rave about it and request it.