Pumpkin Snack Cake: A Tea Time Treat For Autumn Evenings

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Welcome to the world of autumn evenings, where the air is crisp and the leaves are falling. Join us as we indulge in a delicious Pumpkin Snack Cake, perfect for tea time.

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First, preheat your oven to 350°F and grease a 9x13 inch baking pan.

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In a large mixing bowl, combine 2 cups of all-purpose flour, 2 teaspoons of baking powder, 1 teaspoon of baking soda, 1 teaspoon of cinnamon, and 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg.

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In a separate bowl, beat together 1 cup of pumpkin puree, 1/2 cup of vegetable oil, 1/2 cup of brown sugar, and 1/2 cup of granulated sugar.

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Slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet mixture, stirring until well combined.

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Pour the batter into the prepared pan and bake for 25-30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

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While the cake is baking, make the cream cheese frosting by beating together 8 ounces of softened cream cheese, 1/4 cup of softened butter, 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract, and 1 cup of powdered sugar.

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Once the cake is done, let it cool for 10 minutes before spreading the frosting on top.

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For an extra touch, sprinkle some chopped pecans or walnuts on top of the frosting.

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Now sit back, relax, and enjoy a slice of this delicious Pumpkin Snack Cake with a warm cup of tea. The perfect treat for a cozy autumn evening.