Cakes Cookbook Desserts

Blueberry Pound Cake

2 C. granulated sugar
1/2 C. light butter
1/2 – 8 oz. block 1/3-less-fat cream cheese, softened
3 large eggs
1 large egg white
3 C. all-purpose flour, divided
2 C. fresh or frozen blueberries
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1-8 oz. carton low-fat lemon yogurt
2 tsp. vanilla extract
Cooking spray
1/2 C. powdered sugar
4 tsp. lemon juice

Preheat oven to 350º. Beat the first 3 ingredients at medium speed of a mixer until well blended, about 5 minutes. Add eggs and egg white, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine 2 tablespoons flour and the blueberries in a small bowl and toss well. Combine remaining flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Add flour mixture to sugar mixture alternately with yogurt, beginning and ending with flour mixture. Fold in blueberry mixture and vanilla; pour cake batter into a 10″ tube pan coated with
cooking spray. Bake at 350º for 1 hour and 10 minutes, or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool cake in pan 10 minutes; remove from pan. Combine powdered sugar and lemon juice in a small bowl; drizzle over warm cake.

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