Pumpkin Raisin Rum Bundt Cake With Butter Rum Glaze

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

Taken from my "Pumpkin Favorites" folder. Chopped walnuts or pecans can be substituted for the raisins if desired, and also sprinkled on top of the cake after glazing. If you don't want to use the glaze, a sprinkle of powdered sugar works just as well. This is a rich moist dense cake that is full of flavor, and only gets better with time!

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Set oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Set oven rack to second-lowest position.
  3. Generously grease a Bundt pan.
  4. In a bowl sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, pie spice and orange zest; set aside.
  5. In a large bowl, beat eggs until light and fluffy (about 5 minutes).
  6. Beat in sugar until well blended.
  7. Beat in pumpkin and melted butter until combined.
  8. In a small cup or bowl combine the rum and milk; add alternately with the flour mixture into the pumpkin mixture until combined.
  9. Stir in raisins.
  10. Transfer the batter to prepared Bundt pan.
  11. Bake for about 55-60 minutes, or until cake tests done.
  12. Cool completely before glazing.
  13. To make glaze: Combine all the ingredients in a small heavy-bottomed saucepan; bring to a boil.
  14. Boil the mixture for about 3 minutes, stirring/whisking constantly.
  15. Remove from heat and cool slightly.
  16. Drizzle over cooled cake.