Pumpkin Cake Roll is full of flavor and filled with a delicious cream cheese filling. It’s the perfect Thanksgiving Day dessert.
Fall has arrived and there’s a chill in the air! I’ve always wanted to say that, but here in the south, the chill hasn’t arrived yet. That fact doesn’t stop me from thinking about Pumpkin Cake Roll.
I’ll be making Pumpkin Cake Roll again real soon! It will be one of the desserts I serve on Thanksgiving Day.
Yes, I make several desserts so that all the children and grandchildren can have their favorites. I mean, it’s Thanksgiving, right? One year I made five desserts, but I have scaled back to three, I think.
I’ve always made my husband’s favorite dessert for Thanksgiving, which happens to be pecan pie. I use the recipe on the back of the Karo Syrup bottle.
The key to a good pecan pie is in the length of the baking. If you don’t bake it long enough it tends to be runny when you slice it. If you bake it too long it gets hard and dried out. My pecan pies always seem to turn out perfectly when I follow the recipe on the back of that bottle.
Now that the family has grown to 16 and counting, I make Dixie’s Pecan Pie Cobbler. Yes, that’s the recipe I shared that took Facebook by storm and was featured on a national TV show. It’s that good!
Helpful Hint: I always use unsalted real butter when a recipe calls for butter. Margarine just doesn’t cut it when baking (in my humble opinion).
In the past, I’ve done Red Velvet Cake, German Chocolate Cake, Italian Cream Cake, Carrot Cake, etc. When I decide what the third dessert will be, you will be the first to know!
Pumpkin Cake Roll
Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 235Total Fat 10gSaturated Fat 5gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 3gCholesterol 71mgSodium 220mgCarbohydrates 34gFiber 1gSugar 27gProtein 4g
What’s your favorite fall dessert? What dessert do you always serve on Thanksgiving Day?