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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Elizabeth Yetter
You don’t have to wait until the pumpkins are in to bake a delicious pumpkin bread! This recipe uses two cups of canned pumpkin to bring you an early taste of autumn harvest. The added chocolate chips make this everyone’s favorite quick bread - an awesome Halloween treat! Recipe makes two loaves of chocolate chip pumpkin bread.

Prep Time: 8 minutes

Cook Time: 1 hour

Total Time: 1 hour, 8 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 4 eggs
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 2/3 cup water
  • 1-1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 2 cups canned pumpkin
  • 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 cups chocolate chips
  • 2 tsp baking soda

Preparation:

  1. Grease two bread pans.

  2. Preheat oven 350 degrees F.

  3. In large bowl, beat the eggs.

  4. Mix in sugar, vegetable oil, water, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

  5. Add the pumpkin, flour, and chocolate chips. Mix well.

  6. Last, mix in the baking soda.

  7. Scrape batter into two greased bread pans.

  8. Bake at 350 degrees F for 60 minutes. Insert knife into bread to test for doneness.

  9. Remove from oven and let cool in pans for about 10 minutes.

  10. Turn loaves out on rack and let cool.

  11. When completely cool, bread can be wrapped in foil, bagged, and frozen for later.
User Reviews

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 4 out of 5
Tastes Great!, Member Tausha87

This was quick and easy to make and turned out very moist. I used Ghiradelli chocolate chips (milk chocolate) and my son and husband devoured them! Husband couldn't tell the difference from a pumpkin bread box mix with a bag of chocolate chips thrown in though, so I will make this when I am in a baking mood or have some extra time on my hands.

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