Eggnog Pound Cake with Dark Rum Glaze

A couple of days ago I saw Eggnog Lattes on the menu at a coffee shop which made me pretty happy. First because I love eggnog & more important because I knew I would be able to make this pound cake again soon.

What can I say about this pound cake? It’s delicious. It’s moist. And…. oh yeah, it has rum in it and it is covered with a rum glaze. I like to use dark rum, but I’m sure spiced rum would be delicious too.

If eggnog were available year round this would be one of my “go to” recipes. Instead I make it once or twice a year and then I’m forced to patiently wait until eggnog is once again available. *sigh*

Are planning on doing holiday baking?  Make mini loaves or mini bundt cakes with this recipe; wrap them up in some cute packaging & you have a tasty holiday gift.


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  1. Jutta Lenihan says:

    Finally someone who understands that eggnog and rum belong together! That’s the only real way to enjoy it :)
    (at least for me as a German)
    Thank you for sharing this at Wednesday Extravaganza! Hope to see you there again this week :)

  2. Michelle says:

    Sounds just like Christmas in a cake! Love the flavor Dawn. Thanks so much for linking up to Creative Thursday. Can’t wait to see what you share this week! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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