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Makeover Crunchy Pumpkin Dessert Squares

 Makeover Crunchy Pumpkin Dessert Squares
By combining Cindy’s efforts with our own, we created a decadent dessert worthy of praises. And with 100 less calories per serving than the original, too! Now that’s something to celebrate at any gathering this year! Cindy Styles — Goldsboro, North Carolina
20 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 1 hour + cooling


  • 1 can (30 ounces) pumpkin pie filling
  • 1 can (12 ounces) fat-free evaporated milk
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 package yellow cake mix (regular size)
  • 2/3 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 cup reduced-fat butter, melted
  • 1-1/4 cups fat-free whipped topping


  • In a large bowl, combine the pie filling, milk and eggs; beat on
  • medium speed until smooth. Pour into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in.
  • baking pan. Sprinkle with cake mix and pecans; drizzle with butter.
  • Bake at 350° for 60-65 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near
  • the center comes out clean. Cool completely on a wire rack. Garnish
  • with whipped topping. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 20 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 piece equals 246 calories, 10 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 44 mg cholesterol, 335 mg sodium, 36 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein.