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Cardamom Pound Cake with Orange Glaze

Cardamom Pound Cake with Orange Glaze


2 sticks butter, softened
3 cups granulated sugar
3 cups sifted flour
6 eggs
2 tsp. The Spice Hunter Pure Vanilla Extract
1½ tsp. The Spice Hunter Guatemalan Cardamom
8 oz. whipping cream
1 cup orange juice
1 cup sugar


For Cake: Cream butter and sugar with mixer. Add remaining ingredients and cream together well. Pour into a greased and floured tube or bundt pan. Bake at 275°F for one hour. Increase heat to 350°F for 15-20 minutes more. Cool for 10 minutes and remove from pan. Pierce with fork and add glaze while still warm.
For Glaze: Mix together orange juice and sugar. Boil gently until a light syrup forms (about 10 min). Cool slightly and spoon onto pound cake.


  1. DianaD April 5, 2017

    I made this recipe years ago and WOW is it good! I was thinking about it the other day and didn't know the recipe was still available. I'm excited to make it again - it has a light cardamom flavor and the orange glaze is literally the "icing on the cake."

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