Pumpkin Date Nut Bread

Recipe by Marie
READY IN: 1hr 20mins
YIELD: 1 loaf




  • Preheat oven to 350° and grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan.
  • In large bowl, cream together the butter, sugar and 1 egg, then beat in second egg until batter is smooth.
  • Stir in pumpkin, orange zest and orange juice.
  • In another bowl, combine flour, baking powder, salt, and spices, then add nuts and dates.
  • Pour all at once into batter in mixing bowl and stir by hand only to moisten.
  • Pour into prepared loaf pan.
  • Bake for 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted comes out clean.
  • Cool in pan for 10 minutes, them remove loaf to rack to cool completely.