Pumpkin roll

PUMPKIN ROLL

CAKE:
2/3 c. canned pumpkin
1 c. sugar
3 eggs
¾ c. flour
1 t. lemon juice
1 t. baking powder
2 t. cinnamon
1 t. ginger
½ t. nutmeg
Scant 1/3 t. salt
1 T. confectioners’ sugar

FILLING:
6 oz. cream cheese
1 c. confectioners’ sugar
4 T. butter or margarine
2/3 t. vanilla extract

TOPPING:
Confectioners’ sugar

CAKE:
Beat eggs on high for four to five minutes, while gradually adding sugar. Stir in at medium or low speed pumpkin, and lemon juice. Mix together dry ingredients: flour, baking powder, and spices. Fold dry ingredients into the pumpkin mixture. Preheat oven to 375* F. Spread cake mix into 15x10x1 jelly roll pan. Bake for 15 minutes. Remove from oven and loosen edges with spatula. Sprinkle powdered sugar onto a cheesecloth and turn cake onto the cheesecloth. Roll warm cake, starting at narrow end into a roll with the cheesecloth. Allow to cool to room temperature.

FILLING:
Beat all ingredients until smooth.

Unroll cake and remove cheesecloth. Spread filling onto the cake. Re-roll the cake. Chill for several hours or overnight. Sprinkle with powdered sugar prior to serving. Try a drizzle of chocolate syrup for a change of pace.