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PUMPKIN PECAN LOAF

Try this Iowa State Fair winner!  Makes 3 loaves of bread.

PUMPKIN PECAN LOAF

PUMPKIN PECAN LOAF

Ingredients

  • 3 ½ cups flour
  • 2 tsp. baking soda
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tsp. nutmeg
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs
  • ¾ cup buttermilk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp. butter flavoring
  • 1 cup Gurley’s Chopped Pecans
  • 1-15oz. can pumpkin pie filling

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, sift together flour soda salt cinnamon & nutmeg.
  3. Add sugar, oil, eggs, buttermilk, vanilla and butter flavoring and mix well.
  4. Fold in pecans and pumpkin until well mixed.
  5. Pour into three 4" x 8” greased loaf pans.
  6. Bake for 60 to 65 minutes until browned.
  7. Remove from oven and let sit in pans for 10 minutes before removing to wire rack to cool.