Pumpkin Gingerbread with Caramel Sauce

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  • 20 min prep time
  • 1 hr 10 min total time
  • 19 ingredients
  • 12 servings

Ingredients

Gingerbread

2 1/4
cups all-purpose flour
1/2
cup granulated sugar
2/3
cup butter or margarine
3/4
cup coarsely chopped pecans
1 1/2
teaspoons ground ginger
1
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon ground cloves
3/4
cup buttermilk
1/2
cup light molasses
1/2
cup canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
1
egg

Sauce

1/2
cup butter or margarine
1 1/4
cups packed brown sugar
2
tablespoons light corn syrup
1/2
cup whipping cream

Topping

Ice cream, if desired
Chopped pecans, if desired

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, mix flour and granulated sugar. With pastry blender or fork, cut in 2/3 cup butter until mixture resembles fine crumbs. Stir in pecans. Press 1 1/4 cups crumb mixture in bottom of ungreased 9-inch square pan.
  2. 2 To remaining crumb mixture, add all remaining gingerbread ingredients; mix well. Pour evenly over crumb crust in pan.
  3. 3 Bake 40 to 50 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  4. 4 In medium saucepan, melt 1/2 cup butter. Stir in brown sugar and corn syrup. Heat to boiling. Cook about 1 minute, stirring constantly, until sugar dissolves. Stir in whipping cream; return to boiling. Remove from heat. Serve warm sauce over warm gingerbread. Top with ice cream; sprinkle with chopped pecans.

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