This chocolate chip pound cake is a moist, buttery cake, flecked with chocolate chips and baked to perfection.
The secretary at my school celebrated her birthday a few weeks ago. I didn’t know about it until the day before, so I scrambled to figure out what kind of sweets she likes. I often bring baked treats into school, and the ladies in the office always rave about them, but I wanted to bake something especially for Ms. Mae.
My recon told me that she “loves chocolate, but not anything too rich.” I knew right away that I wanted to make this chocolate chip pound cake. It’s the perfect combination of moist cake and rich chocolate. It bakes up buttery and light, with just the right amount of sweetness. I thought about adding a glaze, because glazes certainly have their place, but ultimately the cake stands on its own as a simple yet sweet treat. [Read more…]