Butterscotch Rum Pound Cake (from mix)
11 ounces butterscotch morsels
1 package yellow cake mix
4 large eggs
3/4 cup sour cream
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup dark rum
1/4 cup butter, softened
1 cup finely chopped walnuts or pecans
PREHEAT oven to 350ºF. Grease 10-inch bundt pan. MICROWAVE 1 1/3 cups morsels in
medium, microwave-safe bowl on MEDIUM-HIGH (70%) power for 1 minute; stir.
Microwave at additional 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth. Cool
to room temperature.
COMBINE cake mix, eggs, sour cream, milk, rum, butter and melted morsels in
large mixer bowl. Beat on low speed just until moistened. Beat on high speed for
2 minutes. Stir in 1 cup nuts. Pour into prepared bundt pan. BAKE for 50 to 60
minutes or until wooden pick inserted in cake comes out clean. Cool in pan on
wire rack for 20 minutes. Invert onto wire rack to cool completely; transfer to
serving platter. Pour Glaze over cake; sprinkle with chopped nuts.
FOR GLAZE: MICROWAVE remaining morsels and 1 to 2 tablespoons milk in small,
microwave-safe bowl on MEDIUM-HIGH (70%) power for 30 seconds; stir. Microwave
at additional 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth. Cool for 5 to