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Pumpkin Cake Roll
Pumpkin Cake Roll is everyones favorite fall dessert. This moist pumpkin cake is filled with a cream cheese filing and delicious pumpkin spices.
separated, room temperature
Line a 15x10x1-in. baking pan with waxed paper. Grease the paper and set aside.
In a large bowl, beat egg yolks on high speed until thick and lemon-colored.
Gradually add 1/2 cup sugar and pumpkin, beating on high until sugar is almost dissolved.
In a small bowl, beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Gradually add remaining 1/2 cup sugar, beating until stiff peaks form. Fold into egg yolk mixture.
In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt. Fold into pumpkin mixture.
Spread into prepared pan.
Bake at 375° for 12-15 minutes or until cake springs back when lightly touched.
Cool for 5 minutes.
Turn cake onto a kitchen towel dusted with confectioners’ sugar. Gently peel off waxed paper. Roll up cake in the towel jelly-roll style, starting with a short side. Cool completely on a wire rack.
In a small bowl, beat the cream cheese, butter, confectioners' sugar and vanilla until smooth.
Unroll cake; spread filling evenly to within 1/2 in. of edges.
Roll up again, without towel.
Cover and freeze until firm.
Remove from the freezer 15 minutes before cutting.
May be frozen for up to 3 months.