Spiced Pumpkin Bread

Spiced Pumpkin Bread

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Bread, Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 2 large loaves


  • 1 15- oz. can pumpkin not pumpkin pie mix
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup unrefined coconut oil It doesn't affect flavor
  • 2/3 cup water
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 3 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger


  • Preheat oven to 350. Grease (with coconut oil or butter) and flour two standard loaf pans (9 x 5 x 2.5 inch) or 6 mini loaf pans (~5.5 x 2.5 inch).
  • In a large bowl, mix together pumpkin, eggs, oil, water and sugar.
  • In separate bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda, salt and spices.
  • Stir the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients and mix just until blended.
  • Pour batter into prepared pans (use about 3 cups in a 9 x 3-inch pan; 1 cup in a 5.5 x 2.5-inch pan). Bake at 350: 30 minutes for mini loaves; 45 minutes for large loaves.
  • Check center with a toothpick to determine if done. Continue baking a few more minutes, if needed.


This traditional spiced pumpkin bread is a crowd-pleaser and fortunately it makes plenty to share with neighbors and friends. But I really love to use up an entire can of pumpkin!
Keyword Spiced Pumpkin Bread


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