Recipes

When Is Pumpkin Pie Good for You?

By now, you probably have a taste for pumpkin pie, and a desire to make your own.

If you don’t have the time or inclination to make one yourself, here are some ideas for making a batch of the best pumpkin pie you’ll ever make.

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Pumpkin Spice and Spice Blend Pumpkin Spice Cream 1 cup chopped pumpkin seeds, chopped 2 tsp.

ground cinnamon 1 cup pumpkin puree 1/2 cup pumpkin pie spice (I used 1 Tbsp.

of pumpkin pie flavor) 1 tsp.

vanilla extract 1/4 tsp.

salt (optional) Blend the pumpkin seeds in a food processor until the pumpkin mixture is smooth.

Add the cinnamon, pumpkin pie seasoning, and vanilla extract to the pumpkin pie mix and blend until combined.

Place the mixture into a blender, and blend on high until smooth.

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Pumpkin Fudge Pie Recipe For the fudge topping, combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix until the fudgy mixture is well combined.

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Pumpkin Pie Pie Batter Recipe In a large saucepan over medium heat, combine the oil, butter, and pumpkin purees until the mixture becomes smooth and creamy.

Once the fuschia fudge is melted, add the pumpkin pureed mixture and cook until the sauce thickens, about 1 minute.

Add in the cooled fudge mixture and mix to coat the pumpkin.

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Pumpkin Spice and Pumpkin Pie Pancake Recipe In the microwave, combine 1/3 cup of the mashed pumpkin pureer and 3/4 cup of water.

Heat the oil in a medium saucepan and melt the remaining pumpkin pureers.

Pour in the batter, and cook for 3 minutes until the pancake thickens.

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Pumpkin Peanut Butter and Jelly Bites Recipe In an oiled 9×13 pan, heat the peanut butter and jelly mixture until melted.

Pour the peanut mixture into the batter and cook over low heat until smooth, about 5 minutes.

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Recipe For this cookie dough, mix the dry ingredients, such as flour, baking powder, salt, and baking soda, into the wet ingredients, like butter, cocoa powder, and eggs, until smooth and well combined, about 2 minutes.

Remove the batter from the microwave and pour into a piping bag fitted with a round tip.

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Pumpkin Cookie Dough Frosting Recipe In another bowl, combine together the powdered sugar, cream cheese, and butter.

Stir in the flour mixture until well combined and the mixture thickens to about 1/8 inch.

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Pumpkin Cheesecake recipe In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, add in the pumpkin, the milk, and the vanilla extract.

Blend on low until smooth with a wooden spoon.

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Pumpkin Pecan Pie recipe In a bowl, mix together the dry, powdered sugar and cream cheese until smooth as well.

Pour into the pumpkin and bake for 30 minutes.

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Pumpkin Pancakes recipe In another food processor, combine 3/8 cup of powdered sugar with 1/1 cup of cream cheese and 1/5 cup of cocoa powder until smooth; add the remaining 3/2 teaspoon salt.

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Pumpkin Cakes recipe For this dessert, combine pumpkin pure to the powdered chocolate and vanilla.

Stir until well blended.

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Pumpkin Pumpkin Pie recipe For the pumpkin crust, combine everything in a mixing bowl.

Heat over medium-high heat until the crust is melted and crisp.

Dip the pumpkin in the melted chocolate and sprinkle with chopped nuts and cinnamon.

Cover the pumpkin with a layer of the chocolate, and let it cool completely.

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Pumpkin Buttercream Recipe For an easy, healthy pumpkin buttercream, mix all ingredients together and pour in the milk mixture.

Blend until smooth until the milk is smooth and glossy.

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Pumpkin Caramel Cakes Recipe In two small bowls, combine cream cheese (such as 1/7 cup) and 1 cup of milk, along with the powdered powdered sugar.

Blend to coat.

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Pumpkin Gingerbread House Recipe Mix all ingredients into the dry mix.

Pour mixture into your cupcake maker and set aside.

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Pumpkin Bread Recipe Mix together all ingredients except the pumpkin mix.

Bake for 12-15 minutes until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

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Pumpkin Cinnamon Cakes This recipe calls for a pinch of cinnamon, which you can either add to the mix as a topping, or just blend on low for a few minutes to give the mixture a smooth texture.

Recipe Notes If you like pumpkin pie a little different, try making this pumpkin pie using ground chicken instead of pumpkin pure, and using a whole turkey instead of a leg for the stuffing.

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The original recipe calls to use ground chicken, but I used ground turkey instead for the original recipe.

You could substitute ground beef, beef broth, or chicken broth for the ground chicken.

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This recipe is adapted from the popular pumpkin pie recipe in the Huffington Post, and it