Help With Pumpkin Bread(Cake) Recipe!?

Baking By mbocharski Updated 14 Jun 2013 , 6:26pm by mbocharski

mbocharski Posted 12 Jun 2013 , 4:43pm
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AHey y'all I was asked to make a cake out of pumpkin bread. Is that even possible? Would I make 2-3 batches of my pumpkin bread and just cook it like a cake or does anyone have a good cake recipe that tastes like pumpkin bread and has a pumpkin bread texture? Thanks so much! -Mel

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MimiFix Posted 12 Jun 2013 , 6:31pm
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Most pumpkin bread recipes are really cakes. If yours has a high fat and sugar content, then try baking it as a cake. I have a pumpkin recipe that I use for bread (baked in loaf form) and for cake (round!) Works every time.

kakeladi Posted 12 Jun 2013 , 7:23pm
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Yes, you can do as suggested - bake in cake pans OR

You can use pum,pkin in any vanilla, white, or spice cake mix.  It will still be a rather heavy cake - not really light & fluffy as most box miixes are.  Just add up to 1 cup of canned pumpkin (not pie mix) instead of the liquid and oil called for.  I'd also use only 2 whole eggs.

mbocharski Posted 14 Jun 2013 , 6:26pm
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AThank you so much for all the help!

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