Pumpkin Cake


Total time1 hour, 30 minutes


This is a family favorite at Thanksgiving and Christmas. I try to make several and give them as gifts.

Preparation time: 

30 minutes

Cooking time: 

1 hour


3 cups flour
3 cups sugar
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 cup crisco oil (or substitue)
4 eggs
2⁄3 cup water
2 cups pumpkin
1 cup pecans


Mix all ingredients in order. Line pans with waxed or parchment paper and also grease pans with Pam(or substitute). Bake 1 hr. at 350 F (or equivalent in the UK). Makes 2 loaves or 1 tube pan.

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