pumpkin,nook, growing, recipes, giants, logo


How to Grow
Giant Pumpkins
Fun and Games
Kid Stuff

Other Recipes:
Hallowen Recipes
Apple Recipes
Garden Recipes
Holiday Cookbook

Readers Say:

Garden Hobbies
Gardener's Net
Holiday Insights

* * * * * * *

Tasty Tacky Pumpkin Cake Recipe

Description: This recipe may look rather tacky at first glance, but be assured, it is scrumptious! Try this as a Halloween pumpkin cake for your Halloween parties.

Contributed by: Leah Zinn gets credit for this, by way of Trudy Umansky of San Diego.


1 29 oz. can pumpkin (or use fresh)
12 ounces evaporated milk (1 can)
4 eggs
1 cup sugar (brown sugar is OK too)
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon   nutmeg
1 teaspoon allspice
1 package yellow cake mix
1 cup melted butter
1 cup chopped nuts (walnuts, pecans)

Preparation Directions:
  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix first 7 ingredients well.
  3. Pour into 9 x 13 pan (greased with towel and margarine).
  4. Sprinkle dry cake mix on top of mixture.
  5. Sprinkle nuts over cake.
  6. Sprinkle butter over cake.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour, or until cake tester comes out clean.

Back to Pumpkin Recipes


Home | How to Grow | Giant Pumpkins | Fun 'N Games | Facts 'n Education |
| Recipes | Halloween | Thanksgiving | Community |

Copyright 1998-2019: Pumpkin Nook © By Premier Star Company.