Pumpkin field 58.
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Pumpkin Sponge Cake
delicious low fat cake is loaded with vitamins and fall flavors. Bake
it into cupcakes and frost with your favorite frosting or bake the cake
into layers and serve as a festive fall cake with poached pears.
-8 ounces cake flour
-1 teaspoon cinnamon
-1 teaspoon baking soda
-3 whole eggs
-1 cup sugar
-½ cup canned pumpkin puree
-1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1. Whisk the dry ingredients together and set aside.
In a high speed mixer, beat the eggs and sugar together until they
reach a ribbon stage (when you lift the beat out of the mixture, the
eggs and sugar will form a ribbon that will hold its shape for a few
3. Fold the pumpkin puree into the egg and sugar mixture. Add the dry ingredients and gently mix together.
4. Spoon the cake batter into a muffin tin lined with cupcake cups or into parchment lined 8” cake pans.
Bake in a 375 degree oven for about 10-12 minutes for cupcakes or until
the cake is lightly browned and an inserted toothpick comes out clean.