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Pumpkin Bread

by Karen on September 14th, 2015

gluten free pumpkin bread/muffin
I didn’t think this day would ever come, but I am posting one of our all-time favorite recipes for the pumpkin bread we used to sell at farmers market!

I thought that someday I would take a few of our recipes and go into large scale production. But the twists and turns of life set me on a different path so now I can share this recipe with you.

At the moment the baby is sleeping so I will have to make this quick.
gluten free pumpkin bread

Pumpkin Bread

Makes 2 loaves or 36 standard size muffins

i n g r e d i e n t s :

¾ cup vegetable oil
4 eggs
One can (15-ounces) pumpkin puree
1¾ cups sugar (50% brown, 50% white)
½ cup orange juice
1½ cups Multi Blend GF Flour Mix 
2 cups GF oat flour
1¾ teaspoons guar gum or xanthan gum
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 teaspoons baking soda
¾ teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 cup chopped pecans

G l a z e

½ cup confectioners’ sugar
¼ teaspoon nutmeg
¼ teaspoon cinnamon
½ cup orange juice

Preheat oven to 350ºF. Butter two 5 x 9-inch loaf pans.

Blend oil, eggs, and pumpkin puree together in a large bowl. Gradually add sugar, mixing well. Stir in orange juice.

Sift together flours, gum, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg in a medium bowl.

Slowly add sifted ingredients to the pumpkin mixture until well combined. Stir in pecans.

Pour batter into prepared pans and bake for 55 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean with a few crumbs clinging to it.
Remove bread from pans.
If you want to glaze the bread, whisk sugar,nutmeg, cinnamon, and orange juice together in a small bowl. Pour glaze over each loaf of warm pumpkin breadand allow it to soak in for a minute.
Cool loaves completely on a wire rack.

 

 

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