Pumpkin Bubble Bread Recipe

Pumpkin Bubble Bread Recipe

How To Make Pumpkin Bubble Bread

This decadent pumpkin bubble bread makes a dense treat using pumpkin puree that’s filled with cinnamon-sugar and topped with cream cheese glaze.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes
Rise Time: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 35 minutes



For Dough:

  • ½cupwhole milk
  • tspactive dry yeast,(1 envelope)
  • ¼cupbrown sugar
  • ¾cuppumpkin puree
  • 2tbspunsalted butter
  • 1tspsalt
  • ¼tspcinnamon
  • cupall purpose flour

For Filling:

  • 1cupgranulated sugar
  • 2tspcinnamon
  • 1tsppumpkin pie spice
  • 3tbspbutter,melted

For Glaze:

  • 4ozcream cheese,at room temperature
  • ¼cupbutter,at room temperature
  • 1cuppowdered sugar
  • ½tspvanilla extract
  • 2tbspwhole milk,depending on how thick or thin



  1. To make the dough, in a 2 cup glass measuring cup or microwave-safe bowl, combine the whole milk and butter. Microwave on high for 45 seconds or until the butter has melted. Allow the mixture to return to 110 degrees F.

  2. Sprinkle in the yeast and ½ tablespoon of brown sugar. Let the mixture sit for 5 to 7 minutes or until bubbly.

  3. Meanwhile, combine 1 cup of the flour, the remaining sugar, the pumpkin puree, salt, and cinnamon in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment.

  4. Mix on low while gradually adding the liquid ingredients and the remaining flour. Once a soft dough forms switch to the dough hook and knead for 6 to 8 minutes.

  5. Place the ball of dough into a well-buttered bowl covered with plastic wrap. Allow to rise until doubled.


  1. Meanwhile, combine the dry-filling ingredients. Remove the dough and roll into balls approximately 1½ tablespoons in size. Dip into the melted butter, then roll into the sugar-spice mixture.

  2. Place the balls into a lightly greased 8×4-inch loaf pan. Cover with plastic wrap and allow to rise for 1 hour.

  3. Remove the plastic wrap and place in the oven, bake at 350 degrees F for 25 to 35 minutes or until golden brown on top and set in the center.


  1. While the bread cools, beat the glaze together and drizzle over the warm bread.

  2. Serve and enjoy.


  • Calories: 345.36kcal
  • Fat: 12.69g
  • Saturated Fat: 7.61g
  • Trans Fat: 0.35g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 3.22g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.61g
  • Carbohydrates: 54.52g
  • Fiber: 1.70g
  • Sugar: 30.92g
  • Protein: 4.51g
  • Cholesterol: 34.55mg
  • Sodium: 237.97mg
  • Calcium: 43.40mg
  • Potassium: 109.56mg
  • Iron: 1.71mg
  • Vitamin A: 232.45µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.70mg
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