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Pumpkin-Pecan Braid

Posted by on Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:01 PM
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From the Betty Crocker website - Pumpkin-Pecan Braid

Pumpkin-Pecan Braid

You Need:

Coffee Cake
1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent dinner rolls
3/4
cup canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
1/3
cup packed brown sugar
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8
teaspoon ground ginger
1/8
teaspoon ground nutmeg
1
egg, separated
1/2
cup chopped pecans
Glaze
1/2
cup powdered sugar
2
to 3 teaspoons milk
1
tablespoon chopped pecans

To Make:

  • Heat oven to 350°F. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray. Unroll dough on cookie sheet; firmly press seams and perforations to seal. Press into 13x7-inch rectangle.
  • In medium bowl, mix pumpkin, brown sugar, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and egg yolk; blend well. Stir in 1/2 cup pecans. Spread mixture in 3 1/2-inch-wide strip lengthwise down center of dough rectangle to within 1 inch of ends.
  • With scissors or sharp knife, make cuts 1 inch apart on long sides of dough rectangle just to edge of filling. Fold strips at an angle across filling, overlapping ends and alternating from side to side. In small bowl, beat egg white until foamy; brush over dough.
  • Bake 20 to 30 minutes or until deep golden brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheet to serving platter.
  • In small bowl, mix powdered sugar and 2 teaspoons milk. Stir in additional milk, if necessary, for desired drizzling consistency. Drizzle over warm coffee cake. Sprinkle with 1 tablespoon pecans.

Serves:6

by on Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:01 PM
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proudmommy690
by on Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:32 PM
Tfs
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inmybizz
by Member on Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:36 PM

looks good!!

countrygirlkat
by Bronze Member on Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:45 PM

Oh my goodness, that looks delicious!

tayanddyl
by Bronze Member on Nov. 17, 2012 at 5:02 PM

 i am not a pumpkin fan, but i would def try it with sweet potato

emilyrosenj
by Margaret on Nov. 17, 2012 at 8:11 PM
Yum! I have everything needed to make this!
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Threes.Company
by Bronze Member on Nov. 17, 2012 at 8:15 PM
Yummy!!!
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eustacejessica
by Jess on Nov. 18, 2012 at 5:29 PM

tfs

sanj1213
by Juanita on Nov. 18, 2012 at 5:56 PM
Sounds good with a cup of coffee.
elasmimi
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 6:40 PM

Sounds good, but anything with crescent rolls has to be good, lol.

TheBabyFactory4
by Bronze Member on Nov. 18, 2012 at 10:45 PM
That looks good
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