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Jane Kirby
Recipe by Real Simple November 2002


Credit: Maura McEvoy

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1 loaf


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  • Heat oven to 350º F. Lightly coat a 5-by-9-inch loaf pan with vegetable cooking spray. Combine the flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt in a large bowl. Stir in the dates, then the pumpkin, milk, oil, and eggs until well blended. Pour into pan. Bake 50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center of the loaf comes out clean. Turn onto a wire rack.

  • VARIATIONS: Substitute 1 cup golden or brown raisins for the dates or add 3/4 cup pecans or macadamia nuts.

Nutrition Facts

calcium 156mg; 417 calories; carbohydrates 76g; cholesterol 56mg; fat 10g; fiber 5g; iron 4mg; protein 8mg; saturated fat 2g; sodium 7453mg.