Makes 1 loaf
1 1/2 cups white whole wheat flour
1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 heaping cup pumpkin puree
1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/2 cup honey
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 cup rolled oats
1/4 cup light brown sugar (not packed)
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
1 tablespoon whole-wheat flour
1.) Preheat the oven to 350F. Spray a 9×5 bread pan with nonstick spray.
2.) For the bread: Combine flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda, sand salt in a large bowl.
3.) In a separate bowl, combine eggs, pumpkin puree, applesauce, honey, and vanilla extract, stirring until well combined.
4.) Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
5.) Pour mixture into prepared bread pan, smoothing top with the back of a spoon.
6.) Make the streusel: Combine oats, sugar, butter, and 1 tablespoon flour in a small bowl and stir until everything is well mixed.
7.) Sprinkle streusel evenly over the top of the bread in the pan.
8.) Bake at 350 for 40 to 50 minutes, until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Could there be a more perfect way to celebrate the season? We think not… Enjoy!