Sunday, November 27, 2016

Eggnog Pound Cake

Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

Mmmmmmm eggnog. One of my favorite holiday flavors.

How about you? Are you an eggnog lover? I know it tends to be an all or nothing kind of thing. Either you love it, or despise it.

I love it spiked, not spiked, in my coffee, and now in this amazingly moist and delicious Eggnog Pound Cake.



Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

I know we have barely gotten over our post Thanksgiving turkey comas, but I am sooooo excited for Christmas this year I couldn't even wait for the 1st of December to start decorating! I swear I am just a big ol' overgrown kid when it comes to Christmas, but this year it is even more so because the G-baby is old enough to really enjoy it.

Last year we propped her up to open presents, and she was more interested in the wrapping paper than the actual presents. This year is going to be a blast.

Going to see Santa, although I think there might be a chance of freak out with this since she is a bit shy with new people.

Going to see Christmas lights has always been a family tradition, so it will be fun to do it with her.

Baking Christmas cookies, hopefully Kylee with help stir instead of just eating the cookie dough!


Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

I think she is a bit to young for another one of our traditions, watching National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. We usually watch it ohhhhh a minimum of 3 to 4 times.

She did however pick out The Year Without a Santa as a movie to watch the last time she was here. I was uber excited because I totally geek out over the old Christmas shows. Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer (Bumbles bounce!), Frosty the Snowman, A Charlie Brown Christmas, all of those shows from my childhood

Do you have a favorite?


Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

But, this cake, shall we just take a moment to discuss it?

OhhhEmmmmGeeeee

It is amazeballs!

I am a huge pound cake lover, and am not proud to admit that I have been know to consume most of a loaf all on my own #dontjudge

But when it is as good as this?

Moist, with that perfect pound cake texture, and deeeeelicious eggnog flavor?

I dare you not to want to keep it all to yourself!


Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

Eggnog Pound Cake

Bobbi Burleson
Eggnog Pound Cake

This pound cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors.

Ingredients

  • 3 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 cup butter, room temperature
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/4 cup eggnog, plus 2 tablespoons
  • 1 cup powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and nutmeg, set aside.
  2. In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream butter until smooth, slowly add in sugar until all combined. Beat butter on medium speed until light and cream and color pales.
  3. Add in eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Add the vanilla.
  4. Alternating the flour mixture and eggnog, starting and ending with the flour, add in both. Mix until smooth.
  5. Spoon batter into greased and floured bundt pan. Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 50-55 minutes, until toothpick inserted in center, comes out clean. Let cake rest in pan for 20 minutes before turning out onto rack to cool completely.
  6. For the glaze, whisk together 1 to 2 tablespoons of eggnog and powdered sugar, adding eggnog until desired consistency. Spoon over cooled cake.
  7. Let glaze set up for a few hours before serving or storing.
Prep Time: 00 hrs. 15 mins.
Cook time: 00 hrs. 55 mins.
Total time: 70 mins.
Tags: holiday recipes, Christmas, cake, dessert,


Recipe source - Chocolate Chocolate and More


I helped create a cookbook!




Do You Shop Amazon?
Help support this blog by starting your Amazon shopping here. THANK YOU!!



Make sure to check out my page on Parade Magazine's Community Table


Like what you see? Please leave me a comment!
Let's stay connected!
Bloglovin' | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram |

Planning on making one of my recipes? Nothing would make me happier! Take a photo and share it on Instagram using the hashtag #BobbisKozyKtchn I would love to see what you made.

Eggnog Pound Cake is moist, and tender, and full of your favorite holiday flavors from www.bobbiskozykitchen.com

18 comments:

  1. Wow, this cake looks so amazing! I definitely want to try this, love your sharing :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. My husband's favorite flavor of the Christmas season is Eggnog and he would love to have a piece of this cake. I think I will be making this for our Christmas eve dessert. Thanks.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Oh yay!! I hope everyone loves it as much as we do!!

      Delete
  3. This would be so perfect for our family Christmas party!!! I have been trying to figure out what desserts I should bake!

    ReplyDelete
  4. A perfect treat for the holidays! Great use of eggnog :)

    ~Mary
    Jingle Jangle Jungle

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks Mary! We always have a ton of eggnog here since we all love it. I thought it would be nice to make something other than a boozy drink LOL

      Delete
  5. While I am not a fan of the eggnog drink, I do love eggnog related desserts. This looks delish!

    Meghan | BeyondBasicBlog.com

    ReplyDelete
  6. This is a wonderful holiday recipe, my family would love if I made this! Thank you for sharing such a fun cake recipe!

    ReplyDelete
  7. This would be the only reason why I would purchase eggnog! Thank you for the delicious recipe idea!

    ReplyDelete
  8. This looks delicious Bobbi and I know my husband would love it. Pinning! Merry Christmas :)

    ReplyDelete
  9. I'm with you on loving anything eggnog flavored! This cake looks incredibly delicious and I can't wait to try it out. After a "test run," I have a feeling I will be making another one for Christmas Eve dessert!

    ReplyDelete