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My Mom’s Pumpkin Bread

My mom’s recipe. You can swap the oil for 1c apple sauce + 1/4 cup oil.

3 1/2 cups flour (I use 2 1/4 c whole wheat, 1 1/4 c white)
2 tsp baking soda
1 1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp nutmeg
1 tbls cinnamon
1 cup oil
4 eggs, lightly beaten
2/3 – 1 cup water
2 cups (1 15-16 oz can) pumpkin
3 cups sugar

Mix dry ingredients, add oil, eggs, water and mix well. Add pumpkin and
stir; add sugar and stir. Bake 1 1/2 hours at 325°F for two large loaves.