Funny Monsters Pumpkin Bread Rolls

Celebrate Halloween with these quick and easy Funny Monsters Pumpkin Bread Rolls! They are made from Hawaiian sweet dinner rolls filled with a creamy pumpkin spice spread and topped with candy melts and Halloween candies. Your kid will thank you! 

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword dessert recipes, Halloween party food, Halloween treats, pumpkin bread rolls, pumpkin rolls
Prep Time 23 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Servings 12 rolls
Calories 144 kcal


  • 12 King's Hawaiian Original Dinner Rolls
  • 12 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1/4 cup canned pumpkin puree
  • 1 1/2 TBSP pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 TBSP pure vanilla extract
  • 3 TBSP light brown sugar or other sweetener of choice
  • gummy worms
  • 1/2 cup candy melts orange and/or green
  • candy eyeballs 2 sizes


  1. Cut roll in half; reserve. Then, prepare filling: place cream cheese, pumpkin spice and puree, sugar, and vanilla in a bowl. Beat until combined and smooth. Pipe onto each dinner roll.

  2. Top filling with a few gummy worms. Cover filling with the top half of the roll. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt candy melts according to the package instructions. Spoon onto rolls and place candy eyes on top while still unset. Let sit for about 5 minutes until candy melts set. Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Funny Monsters Pumpkin Bread Rolls
Amount Per Serving
Calories 144 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 7g35%
Cholesterol 32mg11%
Sodium 103mg4%
Potassium 62mg2%
Carbohydrates 9g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 1175IU24%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 38mg4%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.