Easy Pumpkin Muffins With Cake Mix

Pumpkin Muffins (With Cake Mix)

Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins

Quick and easy pumpkin muffins recipe, homemade with simple ingredients. Starts off with spice cake mix. Soft, moist, topped off with crunchy sanding sugar topping!

Servings: 17 Muffins
Course: Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: doctored cake mix recipe, easy muffins
Calories: 175 kcal
Author: Abeer


  • 1 can Pumpkin puree 15 oz. can
  • 3 Eggs Large
  • 1/4 cup Water
  • 1 box Spice cake mix
  • 1/2 cup Sanding sugar Optional, For topping


  1. In a large mixing bowl, add pumpkin puree, eggs, water and mix until smooth.

  2. Add cake mix and mix until just combined. The batter will be thick.

  3. Pour batter in cupcake liners or a greased muffin pan.

  4. Sprinkle sanding sugar on top of each muffin. 

  5. Bake at 350 degrees for 15-18 minutes or until an inserted toothpick in the center comes out clean.

  6. Allow them to cool down and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Pumpkin Muffins (With Cake Mix)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 175 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 8%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 28mg 9%
Sodium 212mg 9%
Potassium 165mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 30g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 20g
Protein 2g 4%
Vitamin A 78.7%
Vitamin C 1.3%
Calcium 3.9%
Iron 10.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.