What is the best topping for pumpkin bread?

Pecans go well with pumpkin bread, but walnuts, pistachios, hazlenuts or even pumpkin seeds would make a great crunchy topping for this bread.

How do you make crumble topping for pumpkin bread?

Crumb Topping

  1. 1 cup all purpose flour (125 g)
  2. 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon.
  3. 1/2 cup granulated sugar.
  4. 1/4 cup light brown sugar , lightly packed*
  5. 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt.
  6. 1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick), melted and cooled.

How do you drizzle pumpkin bread?

Spread into prepared pan and bake for about 50 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean then remove from oven to cool. To make your glaze you mix together your powdered sugar, maple syrup and vanilla and pour it over your cooled bread and let it set for a few minutes then cut and serve.

How do you make maple glaze for pumpkin bread?

Once bread is completely cool, make the maple glaze: In a small bowl, mix together the powdered sugar, pure maple syrup, melted butter and almond milk (only if necessary to thin the glaze). Pour over the pumpkin bread, then cut into slices and serve!

Why is my pumpkin bread crumbly?

Too much fat (butter, oil, or shortening) or too much leavening (baking soda or baking powder) will cause the bread to be crumbly. A bitter, soapy aftertaste: Too much baking soda or baking powder will create an aftertaste.

What glaze goes with pumpkin bread?

This moist Pumpkin Bread Recipe is covered with a sweet cinnamon glaze. With its perfect blend of spice it will get you into the fall spirit.

How do you make a bread glaze?


  1. Place the powdered sugar in a medium-size bowl.
  2. Add the heavy cream a tablespoon at a time until you reach the consistency you’d like your icing or drizzle to be.
  3. Add the flavor extract of your choice.
  4. Mix well and immediately drizzle or spread over cookies, cakes or breads.

Why is my pumpkin bread hard on top?

If the batter ends up coming up to the top of the pan, it nevertheless needs to continue to rise and will eventually collapse. Once the wet and dry ingredients have been combined, mix only until the dry stuff is moistened – getting out all the lumps results in a tough texture with peaks and holes in the pumpkin bread.

What is on top of Starbucks pumpkin bread?

Starbucks pumpkin bread has a tiny (as in minimal) sprinkle of crushed pepitas (pumpkin seeds) on the top of their loaves.

How do you make bread glaze?

It’s as simple as boiling water and sugar together, whisking to dissolve the sugar and brushing it over your bread. For the described benefits, the glaze should be added before putting the bread in the oven. For a sticky, sweet and shinier glaze you can also brush this over the bread after it is baked.