Thursday, October 29, 2009

My Famous Pumpkin Bread !



Pumpkin Bread

OK this recipe is one of the best pumpkin bread recipes you'll ever come across it was given to me over 24 years ago and i have been making it ever since !! (thank you to my sister in law Peggy).

3 Cups of Sugar
2 cups of can Pumpkin
4 eggs
1 cup of oil
3 1/2 cups flour (sifted)
2 tsp Cinnamon
1 1/2 tsp Salt
1 1/2 tsp Nutmeg
2 tsp baking soda dissolved in 2/3 cup of warm water
1 tsp vanilla
you can nuts if you like
Bake @ 350 for 1 hour

Beat Sugar, Eggs, Pumpkin oil and beat well ~ in a different bowl mix Dry ingredients together the shift add alternating with the wet ingredients and water mixture. pour into greased and floured pans (yes do this step ) the glaze is for the top when bread is done !

6 Tbs. brown sugar
3 Tbs. water
3 Tbs. Real butter
bring to boil and brush over hot bread !!

This recipe makes 2 to 3 loaves i always double it because i give some away ! so if you do double the glaze !!



  1. Oh Connie! those look fabulous. I have 4 big pumpkins out on my doorstep right now for Halloween and didn't know what to do with them, will you be posting the recipe?

  2. Yes i'll post it just for you Menopausal New MOM ! I was going to do it tonight when i had a little more time :)

  3. Thanks Connie, I look forward to trying it out.


  4. Mmmmmmmmmm. One of my hubs' friends just sent me a loaf and it was heaven!!

  5. Thanks for stopping by and sharing some bloggy love. I hopped on over here and went "WHAAA?" Where is the recipe for your famous pumpkin bread?? You can't post pics and no recipe!

  6. That looks good! I am really hungry now thanks :)
    Stopping by from SITS

  7. How could that recipe have been given to you 24 years ago when you don't look over 25 in your profile picture?!

    Stopping by from the SITS Halloween Parade! :o)