Festive pumpkin dessert recipes that are perfect for fall entertaining. There are so many delicious pumpkin desserts that you are going to want to try them all. If you love pumpkin pie, try one of our pie recipes but don't stop there. Don't limit yourself to just pumpkin pie when there is so much more for you and your family to enjoy.
Homemade pumpkin bread and muffin recipes that are sure to please. Not to mention they smell so good when they are baking! They are perfect to add to a holiday brunch but you and your family will enjoy these pumpkin recipes anytime of the day served with a hot cup of coffee or a cold glass of milk.
Our collection of pumpkin soup recipes provides you with another way to enjoy the great flavor of pumpkin this fall. You might not think you'll like soup with pumpkin in it but just try one of these tasty recipes and you'll surprise yourself.
"Interesting . . . I knew there were a lot of great pumpkin dessert recipes but I didn't know anyone made soup out of pumpkin. I wonder how that would taste. It doesn't really sound very good to me. Not sure that is a recipe I will be trying any time soon. I have never made pumpkin bread either but that sounds good enough to try!"
This Jack-O-Lantern-style pumpkin cake is a great way to get the kids in the spirit of Halloween. It is an easy project to have them join in and help. They will have fun creating their own unique face and will love adding the little spiders to the pumpkin cake.
Carving a pumpkin for Halloween and making pumpkin pie for a Thanksgiving feast are what many of us consider to be the two most popular uses for pumpkin, but they certainly aren't the only ways to use this versatile vegetable.
If you want to make homemade pumpkin puree or pumpkin pie ahead of time, it is alright as long as you use the proper storage method. Also, leftover homemade pumpkin pie needs to be stored properly to keep it fresh as long as possible. See when to refrigerate and when to freeze.
This traditional homemade pumpkin pie is made from scratch with homemade puree. Homemade pumpkin puree can also be used in any pumpkin recipe calling for canned pumpkin. To substitute homemade puree, use 1 3/4 cups of pumpkin puree in place of a 15 oz. can of pumpkin.
Making your own pumpkin puree is simple to do and well worth the effort. Homemade pumpkin puree can be used for making homemade pumpkin pies from scratch or in any pumpkin recipes that call for canned pumpkin. Be sure to select a small pie pumpkin for the best results.