Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 10 mins

From Taste of Home. A nicely spiced pumpkin pound cake; serve slices topped with a sweet walnut sauce.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time,beating well after each addition.
  2. Stir in vanilla.
  3. Combine the dry ingredients; add to creamed mixture alternately with pumpkin, beating just until combined.
  4. Pour into two greased and floured 9-in. x 5-in. x 3-in. loaf pans.
  5. Bake at 350 for 65-70 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean.
  6. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely.
  7. For sauce, combine brown sugar, cream, corn syrup and butter in a saucepan.
  8. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
  9. Reduce heat; cook and stir 5 minutes longer. Remove from the heat; stir in walnuts and vanilla.
  10. Serve warm over the cake.
  11. Yield: 16 servings.

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