Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cake

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Erlene Martin


This recipe is from one of my many cookbooks,I added the chocolate glaze to this recipe, because my family likes chocolate glaze on the Pumpkin Chocolate Chip cookies I bake. ENJOY!


★★★★★ 1 vote

1 Hr
1 Hr 10 Min


Add to Grocery List

3/4 c
butter, softened
1 1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 can(s)
(15oz.) solid-pack pumpkin
1 c
( 60z.) semi-chocolate chips
2 oz
unsweetened chocolate,melted and cooled
3/4 c
finely chopped pecans, divided
choclate glaze:
3/4 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
3 Tbsp
butter or margarine
3 Tbsp
corn syrup, light
2-3 tsp
hot water

How to Make Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cake


  • 1In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugars until light and fluffy.Add eggs one at a time,beating well after each addition.Beat in vanilla.Sift
    flour,baking powder,baking soda and cinnamon;add to the creamed mixture alternately with pumpkin,beating well after each addition.Fold in chocolate chips
  • 2Divide batter in half. Stir melted chocolate into one portion.In a well greased 10-in.fluted tube pan sprinkle 1/2 cup pecans.Spoon chocolate batter over Pecans;top with pumpkin batter.Sprinkle with remaining pecans.
  • 3Bake at 325-degrees for 60-70 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool for 15.minutes before removing from pan to wire rack.
  • 4Chocolate Glaze: Heat all ingredients except water in 1 quart saucepan over low heat,stirring frequently,until chocolate chips are about 10 minutes.Stir in hot water,1 teaspoon at a time, until consistency of thick syrup.
  • 5After cake has cooled put on cake plate. drizzle with chocolate glaze.
  • 6the glaze does not have to be could dust it with powdered sugar instead. which ever works for you. Enjoy!

Printable Recipe Card

About Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #pumkin

Show 1 Comment & Review

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...