7 Up Pound Cake


  • 1 1/2 C Butter, softened
  • 3 C Sugar
  • 5 Eggs
  • 1 t Vanilla Extract
  • 2 t Almond (or Lemon) Extract
  • 3 C All-purpose Flour
  • 1 C Sprite, 7-UP, Or Sierra Mist
  • Directions
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Cream butter. Add sugar, 1 cup at a time, beating for a minute before adding and scraping the sides of the bowl after each addition.
  • Once all the sugar is added, continue to beat for an additional 4 minutes. Add eggs, 1 at a time, mixing after each addition.
  • Add the extracts and mix well.
  • Add the flour and soda alternately, starting and ending with the flour, mixing well after each addition and continuing to scrape the sides of the bowl.
  • Pour into a greased Bundt pan and bake for 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes, until the cake is firm.
  • If using a loaf pan, this will fill two pans, bake for 50-60 minutes, until the cake is firm.