How to Make Mile High Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

This surprisingly tall pound cake will impress your guests. Delicate lemon flavor, delicious blueberries and finishes with a moist buttery flavor. Serve with lemon glaze or simply, just powdered sugar

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How to Make Mile High Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake Recipe
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Gathered ingredients; 3 sticks butter, 1-8oz cream cheese, 3 c sugar, vanilla, 2 tsp baking powder, 3 c flour, lemon zest and dried blueberries.

Gathered ingredients; 3 sticks butter, 1-8oz cream cheese, 3 c sugar, vanilla, 2 tsp baking powder, 3 c flour, lemon zest and dried blueberries.

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Place the butter, cream cheese, sugar and vanilla in large mixing bowl.

Place the butter, cream cheese, sugar and vanilla in large mixing bowl.

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Cream ingredients together until smooth and creamy, no lumps are visible.

Cream ingredients together until smooth and creamy, no lumps are visible.

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Zest 1 lemon. Set the zested lemon aside, this lemon will be juiced for the lemon glaze later when the cake has finished baking.

Zest 1 lemon. Set the zested lemon aside, this lemon will be juiced for the lemon glaze later when the cake has finished baking.

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At this point add the lemon zest. Blending the lemon zest with the sugar and butter helps release the oil in the rind which gives it a wonderful lemony taste.

At this point add the lemon zest. Blending the lemon zest with the sugar and butter helps release the oil in the rind which gives it a wonderful lemony taste.

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Blend in eggs one at a time.

Blend in eggs one at a time.

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Mix thoroughly.

Mix thoroughly.

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Add half the flour with the baking powder. Blend until smooth.

Add half the flour with the baking powder. Blend until smooth.

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Scrape the bowl down and add the remaining 1/2 of the flour. Mix until smooth.

Scrape the bowl down and add the remaining 1/2 of the flour. Mix until smooth.

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Nicely mixed. Remove from mixer.

Nicely mixed. Remove from mixer.

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For this guide I use one package of  3 oz wild dried blueberries. (2 packages would have been better) gently stir them in by hand.

For this guide I use one package of 3 oz wild dried blueberries. (2 packages would have been better) gently stir them in by hand.

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Batter is ready for a 10 inch tube pan. Pan is prepared with a bakers release spray.

Batter is ready for a 10 inch tube pan. Pan is prepared with a bakers release spray.

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Add the batter to the pan. Spread out evenly through the pan.

Add the batter to the pan. Spread out evenly through the pan.

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Bake at 325f  for 1 1/2 hour. Use a toothpick to test for doneness.

Bake at 325f for 1 1/2 hour. Use a toothpick to test for doneness.

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Gorgeous golden color. This cake bakes so high, you won't believe it's a pound cake.

Gorgeous golden color. This cake bakes so high, you won't believe it's a pound cake.

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When cake has cooled slightly, invert to your favorite plate.

When cake has cooled slightly, invert to your favorite plate.

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Prepare the lemon glaze; 2 cups of powdered sugar and the juice of 1 - 2 lemons.

Prepare the lemon glaze; 2 cups of powdered sugar and the juice of 1 - 2 lemons.

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Squeeze the juice of one lemon over the powdered sugar then whisk. If this glaze is really thick, add the juice of another 1/2 lemon. The key is to have the glaze flow (video) not runny.

Squeeze the juice of one lemon over the powdered sugar then whisk. If this glaze is really thick, add the juice of another 1/2 lemon. The key is to have the glaze flow (video) not runny.

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Pour the glaze over the cake, covering the entire top of the cake.

Pour the glaze over the cake, covering the entire top of the cake.

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Stands tall, dressed to impress, moist and delicious!

Stands tall, dressed to impress, moist and delicious!

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Mile High Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake. Delicious. Enjoy❤️!

Mile High Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake. Delicious. Enjoy❤️!

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Thank you for viewing another one of my delicious guides. Please remember to ❤️ them! Please check out some of my other dessert guides too. Enjoy!

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