Pumpkin Loaves Recipe

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Difficulty LevelBit DifficultHealth IndexAverage
MethodMain Ingredient


 Unsifted all purpose flour2 Cup (32 tbs)
 All purpose flour2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Baking powder1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Baking soda1 Teaspoon
 Ground cloves1 Teaspoon
 Ground cinnamon1 Teaspoon
 Ground nutmeg1 Teaspoon
 Sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Butter/Regular margarine3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), softened
 Butter/Regular margarine3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Pumpkin1 Pound
 Canned pumpkin1 Pound

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6259 Calories from Fat 2575

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 293 g451.1%

Saturated Fat 179.7 g898.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1148.7 mg

Sodium 2762.1 mg115.1%

Total Carbohydrates 859 g286.2%

Dietary Fiber 34.3 g137.3%

Sugars 424.8 g

Protein 77 g154.8%

Vitamin A 2261.4% Vitamin C 107.1%

Calcium 70.2% Iron 202%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Lightly grease two 9-by-5-by-3-inch loaf pans.
2. Preheat oven to 325F.

3. Sift flour with salt, baking powder, soda, and spices; set aside.
4. In large bowl of electric mixer, at medium speed, beat sugar with butter just until blended.
5. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition; continue beating until very light and fluffy. Beat in pumpkin. At low speed, beat in flour mixture until combined.
6. Turn batter into prepared pans, dividing evenly.
7. Bake 1 hour and 15 minutes, or until cake tester inserted in center comes out clean.

8. Let cool in pans 10 minutes. Turn out onto wire racks to cool completely.

9. Makes 2 loaves. Slice and serve.