Straightforward Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake

This Straightforward Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake is smooth and moist, with a candy cinnamon swirl all topped with a drizzle of glaze icing. This cake recipe begins with a cake combine and is prepped in minutes! The proper fall breakfast!

Ensure you attempt my traditional Straightforward Cinnamon Roll Cake too…it’s a household favourite recipe!

A slice of Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake on a plate

Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake Is the Excellent Fall Breakfast!

This Straightforward Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake is a fall model of my Straightforward Cinnamon Roll cake that may be a beloved recipe right here on Cookies and Cups. I believed it might be a enjoyable one so as to add a bit of pumpkin too, and seeing how a lot you all love the unique, I knew it might be an important concept. And I’ll inform you…it’s AMAZING. All of the non pumpkin lovers right here in my home completely adore this cake. It’s a simple recipe that’s as excellent for vacation entertaining, as it’s a weekend brunch. Get pleasure from it within the morning with  a cup of espresso, as a day snack, or for dessert!

What To Anticipate: 

  • Prep time is lower than 10 minutes! You begin with a cake combine, so you may have this within the oven fast!
  • A cake that you may serve both heat or at room temperature, which makes it nice for each vacation entertaining or a weekend breakfast!
  • A smooth pumpkin cake that’s swirled with ribbons of cinnamon sugar all topped with a candy glaze icing.
  • This can be a no fail cake recipe that your family and friends will completely love.
pumpkin cake on a spatula being served

Components For This Straightforward Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake:

  • Cake Combine 
  • Pumpkin pie spice (a combination of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and allspice or cloves)  
  • Eggs
  • Pumpkin puree
  • Milk 
  • Oil. You need to use any mild coloured oil like vegetable or canola.
  • Vanilla extract
  • Gentle brown sugar
  • Floor cinnamon
  • Powdered sugar. You’ll use this for the fast icing glaze on prime!

Can You Make This Cake Utilizing Actual Pumpkin?

Sure you may, though the great thing about this Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake recipe is that it’s so fast and straightforward. So don’t go to the difficulty of seeding, roasting, mixing, and draining contemporary pumpkin only for this recipe. Should you’ve already prepped contemporary pumpkin and want to make use of it, completely! However don’t go the additional step right here. This can be a fast recipe that begins with a cake combine, so save that contemporary pumpkin for my Pumpkin Sausage Pasta Recipe!

What Sort Of Cake Combine Can Be Used?

I exploit a 15.25 ounce field yellow cake combine on this Pumpkin Cake recipe. I’ll observe that I had a field of cake combine that was 18 ounces on my shelf as effectively and I examined the recipe utilizing that field too and it got here out completely. This recipe is extraordinarily forgiving (as most cake combine recipes are) and the three ounce distinction didn’t change the end in anyway. 15.25 ounce cake mixes appear to be simpler to seek out, however should you occur to have the bigger measurement it should work! With all that stated, you don’t have to stay to simply yellow cake combine. Listed below are a number of different flavors you need to use:

  • Butter Cake Combine
  • White Cake Combine
  • Spice Cake Combine (though should you use Spice Cake, omit the pumpkin spice within the recipe!)
  • French Vanilla
  • Even Carrot Cake combine would work!

Extra Pumpkin Recipes Utilizing Cake Combine:

swirling cinnamon sugar into pumpkin cake


  1. Cake: Preheat the oven to 325°F. Coat a 9×13 pan with nonstick spray and put aside.
  2. Within the bowl of a stand mixer mix the cake combine, pumpkin pie spice, eggs, pumpkin, milk, oil, vanilla. Combine on low for 30 seconds after which elevate the velocity to medium and blend for two minutes, scraping the edges of the bowl as mandatory.
  3. Unfold the cake batter into your ready pan. In a medium bowl whisk collectively the brown sugar and cinnamon. Sprinkle this evenly on prime of your cake.
  4. Utilizing a butter knife gently swirl the cinnamon sugar into the cake batter. Don’t over-swirl, as you need ribbons of the combination all through the cake.
  5. Bake for 35-40 minutes or till a toothpick entered into the middle of the cake comes out clear.
  6. Cool cake for 15-20 minutes.
  7. Icing: In a medium bowl whisk collectively the powdered sugar and milk. Pour this over the marginally heat cake. Enable the icing to set, or eat instantly.