3 1/2 Cups Flour
1 Tsp Baking Powder
2 Tsp Baking Soda
1 Tsp Ground Cinnamon
1 Tsp Ground Nutmeg1/2 Tsp Salt
2 Cups Solid Packed Pumpkin (the real deal not pie filling)
1 Cup Crisco Oil
3 Cups Sugar
1 Cup Chopped Walnuts1 Cup Raisins
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 2 loaf pans with non stick spray. Mix flour,baking powder, baking soda, cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Set aside. With mixer combine pumpkin, oil, sugar and eggs. Add dry ingredients and mix well. Stir in walnuts and raisins. Divide batter between the two loaf pans and bake for 50-55 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean when inserted.
Orange Glaze (optional)
1 1/2 Cup Confectioners Sugar
1 Tsp Grated Orange Peel
6 Tsp Orange Juice
Combine ingredients well. Drizzle over cooled loaves, letting excess run down sides. Sprinkle with additional nuts before glaze hardens.