Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 5 mins

This recipe came from my mom--it is delicious. This recipe reminds me of the holiday times; however, it is delicious anytime.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Lightly grease a 9x5x3-inch loaf pan or coat with vegetable spray.
  2. Beat sugar, margarine and applesauce until creamy and light (about 5 minutes).
  3. Add eggs one at a time and continue to beat.
  4. Add pumpkin and mix until smooth.
  5. Combine flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda and cinnamon.
  6. Stir into pumpkin mixture and mix until smooth.
  7. Add raisins, orange rind, orange juice and nuts.
  8. Stir well and pour into loaf pan.
  9. Bake at 350° for 60-65 minutes.
  10. Test for doneness by inserting wooden pick into loaf; if it comes out clean the bread is done.
  11. YIELD: 12 slices.

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