Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  398
  • Protein  5 g
  • Carbohydrates  54 g
  • Fat  18 g
  • Cholesterol  30 mg
  • Sodium  129 mg
  • Potassium  77 mg
  • Phosphorus  70 mg
  • Calcium  30 mg
  • Fiber  0.6 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 2 starch
  • 3 fat
  • 1–1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices

3-1/2

Helpful hints

  • Use a larger capacity tube or bundt pan.
  • This recipe is not recommended for people with diabetes due to the high carbohydrate content.

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Lemon Pound Cake
Rhammer86 says:
5

This was an EXCELLENT poundcake. It was very easy to put together and it did rise without any baking powder or soda added. The only thing I added was the zest of one lemon. I also had to bake some additional time to get a clean knife, about 15 minutes. It does also freeze wonderfully.

May. 02, 2017, 4:48 PM
Lemon Pound Cake
Reenee711 says:
5

I found a similar recipe but it uses 8oz cream cheese. Would the nutrient summary be the same? Dietitian comment: No it will be higher in sodium and fat. You can enter the recipe with your changes in the "Creations" feature of DaVita Diet helper to see all the nutrients and compare to the original recipe.

Jan. 07, 2016, 1:44 PM
Lemon Pound Cake
Maria202 says:
4

I don't have a tube pan. What other pan could I use? Dietitian comment: You can use a bundt pan.

Nov. 07, 2015, 3:53 PM
Lemon Pound Cake
5

made this cake and it is very good. will make it again. do you think I could use sour cream instead of milk?Dietitian comment: I believe the sour cream will work as a substitute. Compare with other cake recipes that use sour cream.

Aug. 08, 2015, 10:31 AM
Lemon Pound Cake
5

Thank you all sooooo much. I am going to give them a try to see what I like best. Thanks,

Feb. 13, 2013, 10:49 AM
Lemon Pound Cake
Maude says:
4

I have made this two times. Delicious, think I will use less blueberries next time.

Jul. 28, 2012, 12:42 PM
Lemon Pound Cake
slovesdd says:
4

I made this cake, but I had to cook it 1hr.30mins. I have an electric oven. So I don't know if that is the reason. I thought the taste was good. My husband also likes it because it was lemon. I was surprised that it acutally raised, without any baking powder or baking soda.

Sep. 21, 2010, 11:16 AM

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