Honey-Walnut Pound Cakes

Honey-Walnut Pound Cakes

From Betty's Soul Food Collection... Make two loaf cakes with one step-saving pound cake recipe.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

2:10

Hrs:Mins

Makes

16

servings

Cake
1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® butter recipe yellow cake mix
1
cup water
1/2
cup chopped walnuts
1/3
cup butter, softened
1/4
cup honey
3
eggs
Frosting
1/2
cup Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy butter cream frosting
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Grease bottoms only of two 8x4-inch or two 9x5-inch loaf pans.
  2. In large bowl, beat cake ingredients on low speed 30 seconds, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pans.
  3. Bake 8-inch loaves 37 to 45 minutes, 9-inch loaves 34 to 42 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  4. In microwavable bowl, microwave uncovered on Medium (50%) 15 seconds. Spread frosting over tops of loaves, allowing some to drizzle down sides. Store loosely covered.
Makes 16 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Pound cakes freeze beautifully! Wrap the unfrosted cakes tightly, label them and freeze up to 4 months. To serve, loosen the wrap and thaw at room temperature 2 to 3 hours.
You’ll want to toast and chop extra walnuts for sprinkling on top of the warm glaze.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 230
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 9g
    • (Saturated Fat 4g,
    • Trans Fat 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 50mg;
  • Sodium 250mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 33g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 21g),
  • Protein 2g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.