Gluten-Free Pumpkin Roll

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Roll

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Roll


  • 3/4 cup Gluten free all purpose flour
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 3/4 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 3/4 tsp Cinnamon
  • 3 Eggs
  • 2/3 cup Pumpkin (canned)
  • 8 oz Cream cheese (Use Miyokos for dairy-free. Room temp)
  • 1 tbsp Butter (melted. Use Miyokos for dairy-free)
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 cup Powdered sugar


1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Grease a 15 X 10-inch jelly roll pan. Cut parchment paper to fit the bottom of the pan and leave an inch overhang on each of the short ends of the pan. Lightly grease the parchment paper and sides of the jelly roll pan.

2. In a medium mixing bowl, combine the gluten-free flour, sugar, salt, baking soda, and cinnamon. Whisk to combine. Add the eggs and canned pumpkin and whisk until smooth.

3. Once mixed, pour the mixture over the parchment paper. Bake for 16-18 minutes, until the edges pull away from the sides of the pan and center is done.

4. Lay a large tea towel on the counter top (it is best to use a thin towel without any texture a tea towel or similar towel works best). Starting at one of the short ends, spread a thick dusting of powdered sugar all over the towel.

5. When the cake comes out of the oven, turn the pan upside down on the powdered sugar-laden towel so the parchment paper is on the top. It is best to turn it out right on the short edge of the towel. Peel off the parchment paper. Starting at the short end near the edge, roll the pumpkin cake up with the towel to cool.

6. While the roll is cooling, make the filling. Using a hand or stand mixer, whip the cream cheese, butter, vanilla, and powdered sugar together until it is light and creamy. Once the roll is cool, unroll and with an offset spatula, carefully spread the filling in an even layer over the cake. Roll it up without the towel and wrap tightly in plastic. Refrigerate for about an hour before serving. The roll will be good in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.

Note: This recipe comes from my cute Gluten-Free friend Erin. I've made this for a few years and we all love it. Here is the link to her website for more recipes we love.

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