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Pumpkin Surprise Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Pumpkin Surprise Cake, by , is from The LaRue Wood Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Marla Webb
Added: Monday, October 12, 2009


1 yellow cake mix
3 eggs
butter or margarine
1 large can pumpkin pie mix
2/3 cups milk
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp cinnamon

Mix 1 yellow cake mix ( Hold back 1 cup)
1 egg
1 cube butter or margarine melted
pour into 9' x 13' pan

Mix in bowl and pour over the cake mixture in pan:
1 large can pumpkin (pie mix -spiced)
2 eggs
2/3 cups milk

Mix the following and crumble and sprinkle over pumpkin mixture:
1 cup cake mix which was held back
1/2 cups sugar
1 tsp. cinnamon
3 Tbs. butter or margarine

Bake 350 degrees for 1 hour




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