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sweet potato pound cake | superman cooks

Sweet Potato Pound Cake recipe

  • Author: Superman Cooks
  • Prep Time: 20 mins
  • Cook Time: 65 mins
  • Total Time: 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Yield: 12 servings 1x
  • Category: dessert


Deliciously moist and so easy to make, Sweet Potato Pound Cake is sure to be the life of any holiday party. It's a great alternative to pumpkin pie.



1 cup unsalted butter softened

2 cups sugar

4 eggs

2 1/2 cups sweetpotatoes cooked and mashed

3 cups self-rising flour

2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice

1/2 cup sweetened coconut


  1. Preheat oven to 350° Cream butter and sugar together in a medium mixing bowl.
  2. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each one.
  3. Add sweetpotatoes and mix well.
  4. In a separate large mixing bowl, combine flour and pumpkin pie spice. Gradually add sweetpotato mixture to flour mixture while beating.
  5. Stir in coconut. Spoon batter into a well greased bundt pan.
  6. Bake for 65 minutes or until toothpick inserted comes out clean.
  7. Cool for 15 minutes and then invert pan to remove cake.
  8. Dust with optional powdered sugar.

Keywords: cake, sweet potato, potato, pound cake, fall, autumn, holiday, dessert

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