Judy Pound Cakes is the Pound Cake You Didn’t Know You Needed

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Judy's Pound Cakes

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A great pound cake, that staple of many a church supper and family gathering, is a true Southern delicacy, steeped in the tradition of old family recipes and made with love. Judy Douglass knows that tradition, and she has been baking pound cakes her whole life. Using her mother’s recipe, Douglass made cakes for friends and loved ones during the holidays and offered them as comfort food when words simply wouldn’t work. She took them to tailgate parties and church picnics. They were such a hit that her friends began to ask Douglass to make her delicious cakes for their own special occasions, which resulted in her Memphis-based business, Judy Pound Cakes.

For the last 10 years, Douglass has marketed her cakes by word of mouth, and now she sells them online as well as in local Memphis shops and at select Whole Foods stores around the Southeast.
Along with traditional Just Plain Ol’ Poundcake, she offers a number of other flavors, including cinnamon pecan, chocolate cayenne and lemon, available in 6-inch round (serves six to eight) and 10-inch round (serves 12 to 20). As Douglass knows, pound cakes make great gifts and sweet additions to any gathering. Heck, just have a slice for breakfast! Seasonal shapes and varieties are available as well.

To place an order or learn more about Judy Pound Cakes, visit judypoundcakes.com or call (901) 849-0649.

We’ve partnered with Judy to offer one lucky reader one of her pound cakes. The giveaway runs until Dec. 15, and for your chance to win, enter below.

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72 Comments

  1. Virginia Presley

    November 23, 2018 at 3:47 pm

    I love poundcake

  2. Linda Collins

    November 23, 2018 at 5:16 pm

    I always like to try new pound cakes.

  3. Dolores

    November 23, 2018 at 6:17 pm

    Love pound cakes too, especially lemon 🙂

  4. Susan Gratz

    November 23, 2018 at 6:56 pm

    Pound cake is always a winner.

  5. Cindy Beaudoin

    November 23, 2018 at 7:36 pm

    Would LOVE to try one of these beautiful pound cakes!!!

  6. Teresa Stuffle

    November 24, 2018 at 11:02 am

    Would love to win a lemon pound cake thanks

  7. susan tolson

    November 24, 2018 at 12:00 pm

    Pound cake is always a winner at my house.

  8. Betty Love

    November 24, 2018 at 12:16 pm

    I like a good pound cake sounds like yours are like to enter to win one

  9. Sandra Newsom

    November 24, 2018 at 2:22 pm

    sounds wonderful

  10. Jerry Franklin

    November 24, 2018 at 4:13 pm

    Pound cake is a favorite family treat.

  11. Debbie McKenzie

    November 24, 2018 at 4:57 pm

    I do love me some pound cake!

  12. Amber Rogers

    November 24, 2018 at 5:37 pm

    I’ve never won a contest like this, ai’ll do whatever it takes for a homemade pound cake!

  13. Matt Vincent

    November 24, 2018 at 5:43 pm

    My name is Matt Vincent, and I live for trying new sweets. There is not a day that goes by that I do not eat sweets. Pound cake is in my top three favorite desserts. I read about Judy’s Pound cakes in a Tennessee Home and Farm magazine. For heaven sakes please allow me to try Judy’s Pound Cake. For the love of Judy I NEED to try this buttery goodness!!

  14. Viola Lowe

    November 24, 2018 at 6:51 pm

    Love pound cakes.

  15. Tina

    November 24, 2018 at 8:23 pm

    Love to win this pound cake,any flavor.Yum,Yum.

  16. Tina G

    November 24, 2018 at 8:25 pm

    😋 Yum,Yum!!!

  17. Pam Thomas

    November 25, 2018 at 4:15 am

    I can almost taste pound cake now!

  18. Pamela T

    November 25, 2018 at 4:22 am

    I can almost taste pound cake with its buttery goodness now !

  19. Drushey Boyd

    November 25, 2018 at 8:53 am

    I absolutely love pound cake,my favorite is lemon…

  20. Don M Taylor

    November 25, 2018 at 8:57 am

    My Great Aunt used to make a pound cake that had ONE DOZEN that’s right 12 eggs in it and it was the BEST I have ever eaten. Never tried one of your but I don’t think it can hold a candle to my Great Aunt Jill’s, guess I need to taste your to make the comparison FAIR.

  21. bob frey

    November 25, 2018 at 8:59 am

    I live for pound cake

  22. Janie Lessel Weisberger

    November 25, 2018 at 10:41 am

    Would love to win to sample what all my friends have raved about and I have never tasted 😩

  23. Deborah

    November 25, 2018 at 7:38 pm

    Love me some pound cake would love to win a lemon pound cake i am sure it would be delicious.Thank you Judy

  24. Teresa Morgan

    November 25, 2018 at 8:09 pm

    wonderful christmas gift ideas

  25. Ray Morris

    November 25, 2018 at 10:08 pm

    Would love to the different flavor like the cinnamon pecan sounds like it would be the best.

  26. judy moore

    November 26, 2018 at 10:49 am

    Have tried several recipes for pound cake: lemon, coconut, 5-flavor,etc, Would love to try yours!!

  27. Melinda cull

    November 26, 2018 at 2:23 pm

    LOVE Pound Cake !!! I’m looking forward to trying Judy’s Pound Cakes, the variety of pound cakes sound wonderful !!!!!

  28. Susan Wilson

    November 26, 2018 at 4:17 pm

    Love, love, love pound cakes!

  29. Thomas

    November 26, 2018 at 4:36 pm

    Pound cake is my all time favorite dessert!

  30. Franell McCoy

    November 26, 2018 at 4:44 pm

    love pound cake

  31. Carol Massey

    November 26, 2018 at 6:04 pm

    would love to try a pound cake for the holidays

  32. Mary Battles

    November 26, 2018 at 7:08 pm

    I love pound cakes

  33. Joan James

    November 26, 2018 at 7:09 pm

    very generous of Judy to offer a pound cake give-a-way

  34. Sherrill Jones

    November 26, 2018 at 7:53 pm

    Pound Cakes are the best!

  35. Kathey Hale

    November 26, 2018 at 9:53 pm

    Glad you can order these pound cakes online. These would make great gift idea’s and can be shipped to family and friends.

  36. lois Meade

    November 27, 2018 at 9:29 am

    Love to try this pound cake. Sure would like to win.

  37. Jane B. Mayo

    November 27, 2018 at 10:24 am

    Pound cakes are my favorite dessert. With Judy’s generous offer, I could have Judy’s pound cake & I promise to eat it, too. Since I am unable to cook as I have in the past when everyone came to our house for holidays, wouldn’t everyone be be in wonderment that “I” brought the dessert for Christmas, as our children take turns hosting holidays. But I will be honest & tell them Judy baked it for me so that it will seem like “ole times”. Just sorry that me late husband will not be with us. He now lives in heaven. He loved pound cakes almost as well as I.

  38. holly

    November 27, 2018 at 12:18 pm

    My family would love a cake for the Christmas dinner.
    Merry Christmas,

  39. Betty McMahan

    November 27, 2018 at 12:18 pm

    The cakes sound so good, I would live to try one of them!

  40. Jean Tidwell

    November 27, 2018 at 12:34 pm

    I would really like to win your cake!!sounds good for Christmas lunch!!!

  41. Linda Rucker

    November 27, 2018 at 3:27 pm

    sounds delish

  42. Carolyn Miller

    November 27, 2018 at 7:09 pm

    I bet this is spectacular

  43. Carol Cripe

    November 27, 2018 at 9:03 pm

    Enjoy all Tennessee has to offer,it’s a great place to live. We moved here 5 yrs.ago. Love it here. Would enjoy coming to your bakery and getting some sweets.

  44. Carolyn Akers

    November 27, 2018 at 10:26 pm

    I am looking forward to a taste of your sweets.

  45. Teresa Carey

    November 28, 2018 at 8:25 am

    Would love to win a delicious pound cake.

  46. Tammy Haddock

    November 28, 2018 at 10:14 am

    As a native Tennessean, I love learning about TN products! Thank you TN Home & Farm! Merry Christmas!

  47. Jeanette Crawford

    November 28, 2018 at 10:16 am

    When I read the story of how you got started and how much people loved these cakes, my mouth started watering to try one.

  48. Karen M.

    November 28, 2018 at 10:32 am

    Hadn’t heard of this product before. Sounds delicious!

  49. Jackie Watson

    November 28, 2018 at 10:58 am

    Tis the season to share goodies! I would love to share and to try this.

  50. Kristi M.

    November 28, 2018 at 11:57 am

    My birthday is December 17th and pound cake is my all time favorite type of cake. I love them all, but especially a good old fashioned sour cream or lemon. Winning one of these would just be the icing on the cake…no pun intended 🙂

  51. Joyce Campbell

    November 28, 2018 at 5:52 pm

    Pound cake my favorite by all means they are so great

  52. Kay W Drewry

    November 28, 2018 at 9:13 pm

    Love pound cakes. Always looking for a “better” recipe.

  53. odie whitehead

    November 29, 2018 at 9:44 am

    I love a good pound cake…..

  54. Brenda

    November 29, 2018 at 10:18 am

    I love pound cakes especially the cinnamon pecan.

  55. Alice Ford

    November 29, 2018 at 11:18 am

    I’d love to try the Tennessee pound cake

  56. Vicki Lee

    November 29, 2018 at 11:52 am

    Sound good to me, Reminds me of my Mother who always had a pound cake to share, especially when strawberries were in season.

  57. Judy Bain

    November 29, 2018 at 12:14 pm

    Sounds yummy. I make a sundrop pound cake that always goes over well.

  58. cathy sullens

    November 29, 2018 at 8:25 pm

    pound cake is the best! thanks for the chance to win one! smile

  59. Anita Kinzer

    November 30, 2018 at 11:09 am

    I’m a pound cake lover!! Who would turn down fresh new TN product!!

  60. Marie Elaine Wilson

    November 30, 2018 at 2:43 pm

    Love pound cakes

  61. Laurel

    November 30, 2018 at 3:40 pm

    Pound cake is great

  62. Tracey Pullum

    December 2, 2018 at 8:35 am

    Older recipes seem to be the best, and the flavors, like Lemon and cinnamon pecan sound awesome! I would like to try any of them!

  63. sandra baker

    December 2, 2018 at 1:16 pm

    Love pound cakes.

  64. Danni

    December 3, 2018 at 10:57 am

    Who doesn’t love a good pound cake? 🙂

  65. Kylene Hansard

    December 3, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    Love pound cakes and love to try Tennessee products

  66. S. Ferrell

    December 4, 2018 at 8:54 am

    Pound cake is such a simple, elegant southern dessert! My grandmother made the best pound cake, but I would love to try Judy’s!

  67. Christina

    December 6, 2018 at 10:47 pm

    Never have had the opportunity in my 43 years to taste pound cake. Don’t know what I have been missing:)

  68. William Helton

    December 7, 2018 at 1:07 pm

    I’d love to try the cinnamon pecan poundcake because I never tried anything like that before.

  69. Sandra Henderson

    December 7, 2018 at 5:46 pm

    Her poundcakes look delicious! Would love to try one. Any one….

  70. Betty Goodman

    December 7, 2018 at 6:55 pm

    Cakes look delicious. Would love to win one!!!

  71. wanda

    December 10, 2018 at 6:55 pm

    Love,Love,Love pound cake!

  72. Linda Reagan Watson

    December 11, 2018 at 2:33 pm

    Judy’s pound cakes sound amazing. Santa please bring me one!

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