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Cupcake Hero October: Pumpkin!

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So I actually made it this time...I think that part of the deal this month was that we're supposed to give the cupcakes some sort of neat Halloweeny decoration..to make them "Boo-tiful"..but I opted to just make it yummy looking! Pumpkin Poundcake with Butter Pecan Glaze (adapted from southernfood.about.com) Cake: 3 cups ap flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg 1/2 tsp ground ginger 1/4 tsp ground cloves 2 sticks butter 1 cup sugar (white granulated) 3/4 cup brown sugar 4 large eggs 1/4 cup veg oil 1 can (15oz) pumpkin 1 tsp good mexican vanilla Preheat oven to 325 Mix first 8 ingredients in a separate bowl...whisk to combine Cream butter and sugars, add eggs one at a time, add oil, pumpkin and vanilla Add flour mixture (I took three scoops to incorporate)-mix until smooth and blended. Put into cup liners, put in the oven... and here by my own admission is where I messed up. I adapted this from a bundt cake recipe that you are supposed to…