Mistake: Removing the cake from the pan too early or too late
After removing from the oven, place the pound cake, right side up, in the pan on a wire rack, and let cool for 10 minutes
away from drafts. This allows the cake to become firm enough to remove from the pan without breaking apart. Cooling too long
in the pan will cause the cake to be damp and stick to the pan. Remove pound cake from pan to wire rack, and let cool completely.
- Pictured Recipe: Sour Cream Pound Cake with Fresh Peaches