Serenity's Pumpkin Cake

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 25 mins

Healthy + Cake = Very, Very Good. This recipe comes from the La Leche League International cookbook "Whole Foods for the Whole Family." It was created by Diana Lewis of San Antonio, TX for the October birthday of her daughter, Serenity.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Soak raisins/currants hello in boiling water for about 15-20 minutes, or until most of the water has absorbed.
  2. Preheat oven to 350F and grease and flour a bundt pan, tube pan or layer pans.
  3. Cream butter with honey and molasses until light and fluffy.
  4. Beat in eggs and vanilla then beat in the pumpkin.
  5. In a seperate bowl, sift together flour, soy flour, milk powder, salt, soda, powder and the spices.
  6. Drain any remaining liquid from the raisins/currants and toss with a fork in 1 cup of the flour mixture to coat.
  7. Add the rest of the flour mixture to the pumpkin mixture, alternating with the milk, stirring after each addition.
  8. Fold in the floured raisins/currant and nuts.
  9. Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for about 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  10. Let cool in the pan for about 10 minutes, then remove to a cooling rack to cool completely.


Most Helpful

I made this a few days ago but am just getting to the review now. I love pumpkin and this is a real nice cake good for the holidays.

Shirl (J) 831 November 17, 2004

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