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Pumpkin Pie Cake

Requring just a little stirring and only a handful of ingredients, this pumpkin pie cake is the easiest dessert you'll make this holiday season!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 16
Author Kelsie


  • 1 30-ounce capumpkin pie filling (NOT pumpkin puree
  • 1 (12-ounce caevaporated milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (15.25-ouncbox yellow cake mix*
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
  • 12 tablespoons melted salted butter**
  • Whipped cream for serving if desired


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 13- by 9-inch baking dish with cooking spray and set pan aside.
  2. Combine the pumpkin pie filling, evaporated milk, eggs, and salt in a medium bowl. Stir vigorously to combine. Pour into the prepared baking dish.
  3. Sprinkle the cake mix over the pumpkin mixture. Sprinkle the nuts over that, then pour the melted butter over all of it.
  4. Bake for 45 to 55 minutes, until golden brown on top and bubbling at the edges. Cool for at least an hour before serving; serve with dollops of whipped cream if desired.
  5. Uneaten pumpkin pie cake can be stored, covered, in the fridge for up to 5 days.

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