Simple Cookies and Cream Pound Cake

A simple Cream Cheese Cold Oven Pound Cake Recipe with Oreos suspended throughout the cake

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Easy Oreo Pound Cake

Why I love this Oreo pound cake

This is one of those cakes that goes beyond delicious.  It goes into the relm of sensual and SINsational.  You know the scene from When Harry Met Sally in Katz Deli.  That’s how you’ll react to this cake. “And that’s as risque as this site will ever get.”

My favorite part of this cake is how the cream from the Oreos fuses and blends with the density and rich flavor of the pound cake.  This creates a truly luscious and mouthwatering experience.  

Ingredients for Oreo cookie pound cake

This simple recipe requires the following 7 ingredients:

  • Butter – please make sure it’s real butter and at room temperature.
  • Cream Cheese – I used full fat cream cheese and room temperature is best.
  • Granulated Sugar
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Eggs – Please use room temperature eggs and make sure you beat well after adding each one.
  • Flour – All purpose is just fine. I sift mine.
  • Oreo’s or Chocolate Sandwich Cookies – Between 24 – 27 cookies.  I put mine in a gallon Ziplop Bag and lightly rolled over the cookies with a rolling pin.  This created fairly large pieces.
  • Sifted Powdered Sugar – For the glaze. Sifting the powdered sugar is best to get rid of any lumps.

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How to make Oreo pound cake from scratch

  • Cream butter and cream cheese and add sugar.
  • Add the flour alternately with eggs.
  • Pour batter in large tube pan, bundt pan or 2 loaf pans.
  • Bake at 325 for 
    1 1/4 to 1 1/2 hours.
  • Let cool 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Pour glaze over cake.
  • Sprinkle Oreo pieces on top.

Recommended pans for this Oreo cake

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This Oreo cream cheese pound cake will look amazing on one of these cake stands

How to keep Oreos, chocolate chips, nuts and fruit from sinking in a cake

Simply toss the Oreos in a little flour before incorporating in the batter.  This also works with chocolate chips, nuts and fruit.

Is it ok to freeze cookies and cream pound cake?

A pound cake that’s been in the freezer tastes just as delicious or even more delicious.

Freeze the whole Oreo cake or a portion of the cake

  • Cool the cake completely
  • Wrap the cake 2 or 3 times in plastic wrap and aluminum foil.  I usually use just aluminum foil.
  • Put in large freezer storage bag.  If you don’t have a large enough bag, you can freeze it wrapped well in plastic wrap and aluminum foil.

Freeze the Oreo cake in slices

  • You can wrap your slices individually in plastic wrap and aluminum foil or only aluminum foil.  Then place them in a freezer storage bag or container.
  • You can also slice the cake and put slices of parchment paper  between the slices.  Then wrap the sliced cake just like wrapping the whole cake or portion of the cake above.
Cream Cheese Oreo Pound Cake

Final thoughts on oreo cookies and cream pound cake

This simple cream cheese pound cake recipe with Oreos infused throughout creates an amazing cake.  I hope you’ll make it soon and enjoy it as much as I do.

In case you have any queries regarding the recipe feel free to reach out via the comment section or the contact page. Also, if you have tried this recipe, I would love to hear about your experiences.

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Oreo Cookies And Cream Pound Cake

A scrumptious and dense cream cheese pound cake infused with Oreo cookies throughout and topped off with this divine cookies and cream glaze.
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword Cake, pound cake, recipe, chocolate, easy, homemade, amazing, bundt, oreo, simple, yummy, frosting, icing, cookies, pretty, for kids, from scratch, homemade
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Cooling Time 15 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 5 minutes
Servings 18 slices
Calories 485kcal
Cost $10


  • Stand or Hand Mixer – Stand will be better
  • Long Spatula
  • Tube, Bundt or 2 Loaf Pans


Oreo Pound Cake Ingredients

  • cups Butter Room Temperature
  • 8 oz Cream Cheese Room Temperature
  • 3 cups Sugar
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
  • 6 Eggs Room Temperature
  • 3 cups Flour I sifted mine
  • 24 – 27 Oreo's or chocolate sandwich cookies Crush in medium to large pieces to fold in cake batter.
  • 6 – 8 Oreo's or chocolate sandwich cookies Crush in medium to large pieces to sprinkle over top of cake when done.

Cream Cheese Glaze Ingredients

  • 4 to 6 ounces Cream cheese At room temperature. If you want a cream cheesier less sweet glaze use 6 ounces.
  • 4 tablespoons Butter At room temperature
  • 1 cup powdered sugar Preferably sifted
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons Vanilla extract
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons Milk At room temperature. Whether you use it and how much depends on how thick or thin you like your glaze.


Instructions for Oreo Cake

  • Crush Oreos. I put mine in a gallon Ziploc and lightly rolled over them with a rolling pin. This created medium and larges pieces, perfect for the cake.
  • Toss Oreos in a tablespoon of flour to prevent sinking.
  • Cream butter and cream cheese until smooth, getting all the cream cheese lumps out.
  • Add sugar gradually and beat until it's light and fluffy. Gritty texture should be gone.
  • Add the flour alternately with the eggs to the cream sugar mixture.
  • Add vanilla
  • Fold Oreos in batter. Blend in well.
  • Pour batter into a well greased and floured large tube or bundt pan. You can also use 2 large loaf pans.
  • I start mine in a cold oven. Bake at 325° for 1¼ to 1½ hours
  • Insert a sharp knife or long wooden pick in middle of cake to verify it's done.
  • Let cool 10 – 12 minutes and invert

Cream Cheese Glaze Instructions

  • Cream butter and cream cheese well.
  • Slowly add powdered sugar. Mix until there are no lumps and add vanilla.
  • If you'd like to thin the glaze stir in a little milk at a time, stirring after each addition.
  • You can also thin the glaze by microwaving until it's pourable. Let the glazed cake sit and allow the glaze to set before it is served.
  • Pour or spoon glaze on cake.
  • Sprinkle with crushed Oreo pieces.


I used my scrumptious, easy cream cheese glaze on this Oreo Pound Cake.


Calories: 485kcal


  1. 5 stars
    when I saw this recipe for the first time, wow! this is too good to be true.
    but, well done! such a magnificent and mouth watering recipe!
    thanks for sharing!

    1. Thanks for the kind words. I found this cake very delicious.

  2. Lynne Lipps says:

    Liz, I can’t wait to try this! Do you have a recipe for the icing you used on top of the cake?

    1. I’m so glad I was able to get you the cream cheese icing recipe. I will now be putting the recipe for it in this post. I’m so glad you enjoyed the Oreo Pound Cake.

  3. Do you use salted butter or unsalted butter for the Oreo cookie pound cake

    1. I used unsalted, but I don’t think it would make a difference. I’ve used unsalted in other pound cakes and it was just fine. Thanks for your question. Please let me know if you make the cake and how you like it.

  4. No baking powder or soda?

    1. Yes, you are correct no baking powder or soda. Trust me, it turns out divine. Thanks for your question

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