pumpkin plus any cake mix

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 191.9
  • Total Fat: 3.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 267.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 38.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.2 g
  • Protein: 2.1 g

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Number of Servings: 12


    1 can of pumpkin
    any cake mix

    especially good with chocolate or spice. You can't even taste the pumpkin.


bake according to cake directions. do not add any other ingredients. I have baked in cupcake or fluted tube pan, and both are wonderful. I like with no icing, but they are good dusted with powedered sugar.

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user STRICKCHICK94.

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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    Someone made the comment that you cut the oil and water "slightly" in this recipe. The idea is to REPLACE the oil, water, eggs, anything liquid from the cake mix instructions. It's only cake mix and pumpkin. No oil, eggs, water, sugar, nuthin...that's how you get the low fat/calories of this cake. - 10/8/10

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    I used this recipe with carrot cake mix - it is so moist and delicious! This will definitely be on my Thanksgiving table! - 11/1/08

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  • 1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    To those who are wondering how much pumpkin to add: I did a bit of detective work. I clicked on "Full nutritional breakdown" in the Nutrition box to see the recipe by ingredient. It says it calls for 0.17 cups per (12) servings. 0.17 x 12 = about 2 cups, so it's probably a 15 oz. can. Looks yummy! - 10/18/14

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Delicious. Had to add a little water. I made them into 24 cupcakes - very good with low fat cool whip. - 1/22/13

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I use this all the time, including with brownies. I do cut the water and oil slightly, because of the pumpkin's weight. - 10/25/09

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