Spiced Pumpkin Layer Cake with Maple Buttercream and Caramelized Pear Filling

Spiced Pumpkin Layer Cake with Maple Buttercream and Caramelized Pear Filling; cake and filling from epicurious.com, buttercream from Sur la Table’s The Art and Soul of Baking

I brought together the components of several recipes to create this cake.  The combination of pumpkin, pear and maple can best be described as autumnal harmony.

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1 Comment

  1. 10.28.11 at 11:32 am

    […] fair amount of scraps and leftover frosting after you carve and assemble the cake.  After making a pumpkin layer cake with maple buttercream, I had a pile of cake pieces and a mound of frosting remaining.  It would have made me sad to […]


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