Pound Cake Pumpkin-Nut Bread

Pound Cake Pumpkin-nut Bread

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Jill Cooks


This makes 3 great tasting loaves of bread. Give one away, eat one and hide the other one. So good.


★★★★★ 2 votes



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    3/4 cup packed brown sugar
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    1/2 cup all-purpose flour
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    1/3 cup cold butter, cubed
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    1 cup chopped pecans, divided
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    2 16 oz. boxes pound cake mix
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    15 oz. can solid-pack pumpkin
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    4 eggs
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    3/4 cup water
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    2 teaspoons baking soda
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    2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice

How to Make Pound Cake Pumpkin-Nut Bread


  1. Streusel:
    Combine brown sugar and flour in bowl; cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in 1/2 cup pecans; set aside.
  2. In large bowl, combine cake mixes, pumpkin, eggs, water, baking soda and pie spice; beat on low speed for 30 seconds. Beat on medium speed for 2 minutes. Fold in remaining pecans.
  3. Divide 1/2 of the batter among 3 greased and floured 8x4 inch loaf pans. Sprinkle with 1/2 of the streusel. Top with remaining batter and streusel.
  4. Bake at 350 for 45-50 minutes or until tested clean near center. Cool 10 minutes before removing from pans to racks to cool completely.

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About Pound Cake Pumpkin-Nut Bread

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American

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