Pumpkin Spice Cake
cake, Gluten Free, Holiday, Pumpkin, Vegetarian
This is one of our Holiday favorites - beautiful presentation, delicious pumpkin and spices flavor and the spicy aroma of the holidays! Great as a holiday dessert or breakfast treat. Serve with whipped cream or vanilla Ice cream.
Salute Santé! Original Grapeseed Oil
firmly packed brown sugar
cake flour or Gluten Free flour
Salute Santé! Grapeseed Flour
canned or fresh pumpkin puree
chopped pecans or walnuts
confectioners' sugar, for dusting
Preheat oven to 375°
Butter a rosette pan or other pan. Dust with flour.
In the bowl of an electric mixer, add brown sugar and eggs and beat on high speed until creamy and no longer granular, 6-7 min.
Gradually add the Salute Santé! Original Grapeseed Oil
Continue beating until light and fluffy, 3-4 min more.
Sift together flour, grapeseed flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, ginger and cloves onto a sheet of waxed paper; sift again.
Fold one-third of dry ingredients into mixture, then half the milk and half the pumpkin; repeat with one-third of dry ingredients.
Fold in remaining one-third of dry ingredients and milk and pumpkin, then nuts until thoroughly blended.This
Pour batter into prepared pan and bake until cake springs back when touched and pulls away from sides of pan, 35-40 min.
Let cake cool 5-10 min., then remove from pan.
Transfer cake to a wire rack and let cool 1 hr.
Dust with confectioners' sugar before serving.
This cake can be made with gluten free flour- a favorite holiday dish for all!