Hazelnut Pound Cake Loaf

Hazelnut Pound Cake Loaf

Serve this pound cake topped with hazelnuts. Perfect for dessert.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

2:30

Hrs:Mins

Makes

12

servings

2
cups Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
1/2
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
cup packed brown sugar
1/2
cup granulated sugar
3
eggs
1/2
cup milk
1/2
teaspoon hazelnut extract or vanilla
1/2
cup hazelnut spread with cocoa
1/4
cup chopped hazelnuts (filberts)
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Generously grease bottom and sides of 9x5-inch loaf pan with shortening; lightly flour. In medium bowl, mix flour, baking powder and salt; set aside.
  2. In large bowl, beat butter and both sugars with electric mixer on medium speed about 2 minutes or until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. On low speed, add flour mixture to sugar mixture alternately with milk, beating just until smooth. Beat in extract. Pour into pan.
  3. Bake 1 hour to 1 hour 5 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, covering with foil during last 30 minutes of baking. Cool 15 minutes; remove from pan to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  4. In small microwavable bowl, microwave hazelnut spread uncovered on High 20 to 30 seconds or until melted; stir. Drizzle over cake; sprinkle with hazelnuts.
Makes 12 servings (1 slice)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 420
    • Total Fat 22g
      • (Saturated Fat 14g,),
    • Sodium 256mg;
    • Total Carbohydrate 51g
      • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Protein 5g;
    Percent Daily Value*:
      Exchanges:
      • 1 Starch;
      • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
      • 4 Fat;
      Carbohydrate Choices:
      • 3;
      *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.