I've had this recipe for years; it was given to me by a friend. This is a moist fragrant quick bread. Use what appeals to you whether it is simply dates and nuts or chocolate chips to make it your own. I have used cooked acorn squash puree in place of pumpkin puree with good results.
- Grease and flour 2 small loaf pans.
- Sift dry ingredients together.
- Add oil, eggs, pumpkin, and water and mix well.
- Stir in dates and nuts.
- Bake in a 350°F oven for approximately 1 hour or when center is pierced with a wooden skewer and comes out clean.
- Let cool and unmold.