Fresh Takes on Pound Cake

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Fresh Takes on Pound Cake

A slice of sweet, buttery pound cake is the ultimate blank slate. Top it with crowd-pleasing combos for an easy dessert — here are some of our favorites. See them in action on our Tumblr!


  1. Strawberries & Crème Fraîche: Let the strawberries macerate in a little bit of sugar and lemon zest to release their fragrant juices.
  2. Melted White Chocolate: Learn the best technique for melting it here.
  3. Sliced Banana & Honey: Warm honey slightly to make it easier to drizzle.
  4. Fudge Sauce & Chocolate Shavings: Try our easy recipe for hot fudge sauce.
  5. Blueberries & Whipped Cream: Whip cream with a spoonful or two of sugar; sweeten to taste.
  6. Lemon Curd: Other citrus curds work, too — see our recipes for lemon, tangerine and lime.
  7. Raspberries & Greek Yogurt: Yogurt’s pleasant tang contrasts wonderfully with the sweet cake.
  8. Vanilla Ice Cream & Sliced Almonds: This is as simple — and satisfying — as desserts come.
  9. Shaved Dark Chocolate: See our tip to create beautiful curls.

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