Georgia Peach Pound Cake is a moist and dense pound cake with lots of fresh peach flavor. It’s a wonderful southern dessert for peach season. Made with two cups of chopped fresh peaches, there’s a little peach in every bite.
Like any good pound cake, this Georgia Peach Pound Cake has lots of buttery flavor. This cake is so wonderfully flavored, it doesn’t even need a glaze.
Tips For Making A Peach Pound Cake
- Be sure to start with room temperature butter and eggs.
- Use frozen peaches instead of fresh if you like.
- Be sure to beat the butter and the sugar together really well, a good 6 to 8 minutes. Do not rush this part. It is very important to the finished texture.
More Peach Desserts
- Skillet Bourbon Peach Cobbler with Cinnamon Sugar Dumplings
- No-Bake Peach Cheesecake Bars
- Cinnamon Peach Bread Pudding
Georgia Peach Pound Cake
- 1 cup butter (I use salted) room temperature
- 2 cups sugar
- 4 large eggs room temperature
- 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 2 cups fresh peaches, pitted and chopped
- Preheat oven to 325 degrees and butter and flour a 10-inch tube pan. Or you can use baking spray.
- Using a stand mixer, beat butter and sugar until light and fluffy, 6-8 minutes.
- Beat in eggs one at a time.
- Beat in vanilla. Scrape down the sides of the bowl to make sure everything is evenly mixed.
- Set aside 1/4 cup of flour to toss with the peaches and sift together the remaining flour with the baking powder and salt. Add to mixing bowl and mix just until incorporated.
- Toss peaches with the 1/4 cup flour and fold into batter.
- Transfer batter to prepared pan. Bake for 60 minutes. Let cool 10 minutes and then remove from pan.
Recipe slightly adapted from AllRecipes
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