Steamed Pumpkin Cornmeal Pudding Cake

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

Steaming gives this cake a moist texture.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a bowl, mix flour with cornmeal, baking powder, nutmeg, and salt.
  2. In another bowl, with a mixer on high speed, beat butter and sugar until well blended.
  3. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  4. Beat in pumpkin, rum, lemon peel, and vanilla.
  5. Stir in flour mixture until well incorporated.
  6. Scrape batter into a buttered 8-9 cup bundt pan and set in a 12x17 inch baking pan.
  7. Place on bottom rack of a 350 oven.
  8. Carefully pour boiling water around bundt pan almost to the level of the pudding.
  9. Cover entire baking pan tightly with foil.
  10. Bake until pudding feels firm to the touch and a wooden skewer inserted in center comes out clean, about 1 hour.
  11. Let cool 10 minutes, then invert over a plate to unmold.
  12. Serve warm with whipping cream or let cool completely and cover loosely until serving.
  13. Reheat in a 350 oven until warm, about 10 minutes.

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