pumpkin toaster strudel
from vanillasugarblog.com

1 package of frozen puff pastry
1 egg (egg wash)

pumpkin filling
1/2 can or 7 ounces of plain pumpkin puree
2 TB sugar
splash of vanilla extract
2 dashes of pumpkin spice
1-2 dashes of cinnamon

cream cheese glaze
5 ounces cream cheese, very soft
3 TB powdered sugar
1 oversized TB corn syrup
1-2 dashes of pumpkin spice
hefty pinch of salt

cook notes:
Always do your best to keep the puff pastry cold. After you're done filling and crimping the puff pastry, 
pop it back in the fridge for at least 15-20 minutes to let it firm up again. Puff pastry bakes best when it's very cold. 
I put corn syrup in the glaze as I wanted it to be glossy and harden up fast. You don't have to add it if you don't want too.
For slicing out as perfect as can be squares in the puff pastry, use a sharp knife, use the original lines in the puff pastry as 
your first set of lines (one was down the middle horizontally and vertically) then looking at the pastry in horizontal form, 
cut two more lines on each side of the original middle line. Or you could just use a ruler as a guide to mark the lines.
I managed to get eight good sized strudel pastries. 

for the strudel
mix the egg in a small bowl and set aside with a pastry brush at the ready.
unroll the puff pastry, slice into squares, pop back into fridge while you get the pumpkin filling ready.
mix the pumpkin puree with all the ingredients. 
place a dollup (about a little more than a tablespoon) into half of the cut squares (the other half will be the tops).  
before placing the tops on the pumpkin filled squares, make sure to egg wash around the edges so the top half will seal nicely.  
when placing the tops on, make sure not to push down on the middle as the filling will move out.  
simply push down on the edges, and crimp them with a fork if you wish.  since it's puff pastry you really won't see the crimping 
as the pastry bakes up, but the crimping will help to seal the edges nice and tight.
try not to poke any holes in the pastry while crimping as this might deflate the pastry while baking.
place back in the fridge to firm up for at least 10 minutes before baking.
preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
when ready to bake, egg wash the tops of the pastry.
place in a 375 degree oven and bake for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.
let the strudel cool completely before glazing.
for an easy way to make the glaze and pipe at the same time, 
I put all the ingredients for the glaze in a ziplock bag and mixed well by kneading.
you can only do this if your cream cheese is very soft/room temperature. 
(or you can mix all ingredients with a hand mixer then place in a ziplock bag and pipe).
snip the end off the ziplock bag and pipe one set of swirls one way, 
then repeat the other way or however you wish to do it.  
the ziplock bag as the mixing bowl/piping bag was such a timesaver.