Nana’s Vegan Poundcake – Candy Potato Soul by Jenné Claiborne

This scrumptious vegan poundcake was initially printed in my cookbook, Candy Potato Soul. Order your copy here! 

Fluffy moist vegan poundcake

Fluffy moist vegan poundcake

Nana’s Cream Cheese Vegan Poundcake

Scrumptious vegan poundcake made with vegan cream cheese for the right moist texture.

Prep Time 15 minutes

Prepare dinner Time 55 minutes


  • 1 cup plain unsweetened soy milk or different non dairy milk
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar or white vinegar
  • 2 cups unbleached all goal flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup vegan cream cheese Tofutti model is my favourite
  • 1/4 cup vegan butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup cane sugar
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla extract


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour a loaf pan or line with parchment paper and put aside.

  • In a small bowl, stir collectively the soy milk and vinegar and put aside to curdle for five minutes.

  • In a medium bowl, sift collectively the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

  • Within the bowl of a standing mixer fitted with the whisk attachment, beat collectively the vegan cream cheese and butter on medium-high velocity till creamy, about 2 minutes. Alternatively you should utilize a hand mixer.

  • Add the sugar and proceed to beat for 3 minutes till it’s fluffy. Add the vanilla and soy milk–vinegar combination and beat on low till the elements are included. Slowly add the dry elements till simply mixed. Don’t overmix.

  • Scrape the batter evenly into the ready loaf pan. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes, till a toothpick comes out clear.

  • Take away the cake from the oven and let cool for 20 minutes. Take away the loaf to a cooling rack and funky utterly earlier than serving.

  • Retailer leftover cake in a cake dish or hermetic container for as much as 3 days.