Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 1 hr
  • total: 2 hr
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  • Summary

    A simple one layer pumpkin cake made with the most perfect cream cheese frosting.

    Ingredients

    • 1? cups all-purpose flour
    • 1½ teaspoons baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons (9 ounces) pumpkin purée
    • 1 cup vegetable or canola oil
    • 1? cups granulated sugar
    • ¾ teaspoon kosher salt
    • 3 large eggs, yolks and whites separated
    • ½ cup (8 tablespoons) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 8 ounces (usually 1 package) cream cheese, room temperature
    • 2½ cups powdered sugar
    • Pinch of ground cinnamon
    • raw or toasted pepitas (shelled pumpkin seeds), for decoration

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 568 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 41 g 63.44%
    • Saturated Fat: 12 g 62.16%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 100 mg 33.27%
    • Sodium: 464 mg 19.33%
    • Calcium: 40 mg 4.02%
    • Potassium: 61 mg 1.75%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.25%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 47 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.34%
    • Sugar: 35 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 5 g
    • Vitamin A 16.27%
    • Vitamin C 0.32%
    • Vitamin D 6%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat8
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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