Berry & Citrus Rainbow Pound Cake Recipe

There are five different flavors of pound cake that come together to create a rainbow pound cake. These flavors include raspberry, blueberry, lemon, lime, and mixed berry combinations. 

Pound Cake Recipe – 452g or 2 cups unsalted butter cold is fine – 540g or 2 ½ cups fine granulated sugar – 1 ½ teaspoons fine sea salt – 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract – 6 large egg – 360g or 1 ½ cups lowfat yogurt – 480g or 4 cups cake flour sifted – 4 teaspoons baking powder Flavoring – Red = 2 tablespoons raspberry powder – Yellow = zest of 1 lemon plus ½ tsp lemon extract – Green = zest of two limes plus ½ tsp lemon extract – Blue = 2 tablespoons blueberry powder – Purple = 1 tablespoon each raspberry and blueberry powder – food gel coloring for each layer Glaze – Zest and Juice of 1 orange – 1 ½ cups powdered sugar – Splash of pure vanilla extract




Half the recipe for a loaf pan or double for a large bundt pan. Grease, flour. Weigh cake batter bowl. Butter melts in big bowl. Sugar is light and creamy 

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STEP  1 .

 With a hand mixer, whisk, or paddle attachment. Machines take 2 minutes, whisks 4-5. Whisk or blend eggs individually. Turn batter shiny in 3 minutes.

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Combine salt and vanilla. Mix yogurt, flour, and baking powder. Batter 2200g. Five batter bowls (440g).Turn on 350F oven. One bowl has lemon zest, extract, and yellow food gel. 

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 Use a tiny rubber spatula. Bowl 2: Mix lime zest, lemon extract, and green food gel. Incorporate. Raspberry, blueberry, and purple food gel, 1 tablespoon in third bowl.

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Use an offset spatula to mix and spread it in the pan. Add 2 tablespoons blueberry powder and blue food gel to the fourth bowl and mix well. Pour over purple batter.

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 Limes fit well. Lemon-using evenly. Last bowl needs 2 tablespoons raspberry powder and red food gel. Mix. Use. An hour or 45 minutes cake. Since darker batter browns more than pound cakes, 

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Too-golden cake is fine. Testers judge cake doneness. A few minutes later, place the cake on a cooling rack. Cool glaze, stir. Powdered sugar glaze, orange juice or milk thickening. CAKE.

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