Pumpkinpalooza! 30 Days of Pumpkin Recipes

Cook, Fall, In Season, Recipe Roundup

Nothing compares to the irresistible aroma of sweet pumpkin baked goods or the nutty richness the veggies add to savory dishes. From pumpkin soups and stews to Ooey Gooey Pumpkin Bars and pie, celebrate the season with a month’s worth of our favorite ways to get your pumpkin spice fix.

 

Roasted Pumpkin with Garlic, Sweet Potatoes and Cherry TomatoesRoasted Pumpkin with Garlic, Sweet Potatoes and Cherry Tomatoes
This medley of roasted vegetables transitions between the seasons with summer’s last tomatoes and autumn’s first root vegetables and firm squashes. If you’ve never combined maple syrup and olive oil before, you’re in for a pleasant surprise! 
Pumpkin Quick Bread
True to its name, this bread comes together in no time, thanks to our premium mix—and here’s a gluten-free recipe made with a gluten-free version of the mix so everyone can enjoy.
Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage ButterPumpkin Ravioli with Sage Butter

 

Here’s the classic ravioli of the city of Ferrara, in Emilia-Romagna, although the city of Mantua, in Lombardy, also claims the dish. It is best served with a simple sauce of lightly browned butter and fresh sage, which heightens and contrasts with the sweetness of the pumpkin in the filling.

Classic Pumpkin PieClassic Pumpkin Pie

 

This is our ultimate pumpkin pie recipe (customer-approved!) with rich, deep flavor and a wonderful texture. To add a fanciful finish to this pumpkin pie, use decorative piecrust cutters to create shapes from rolled-out pie dough for the top. 

Spiced Pumpkin and Lamb TagineSpiced Pumpkin and Lamb Tagine

 

In this recipe from Chef Michael Voltaggio, a whole pumpkin is filled with a hearty, warmly spiced lamb tagine. Serve over steamed rice or couscous, and scoop out the tender flesh as you eat.

Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Brown Sugar-Pecan StreuselPumpkin Coffee Cake with Brown Sugar-Pecan Streusel
This coffee cake is lighter than you would expect, with the rich flavor of pumpkin and spices and a thick layer of crunchy brown sugar and pecan streusel. It was made for a festive autumn brunch, paired with big steaming cups of joe.
Bulgur Pilaf with Pumpkin and RaisinsBulgur Pilaf with Pumpkin and Raisins

 

Here, cubes of sugar pie pumpkin are cooked with nutty bulgur for a beautiful side dish or light vegetarian main.

Pumpkin Soup with Spicy Pumpkin SeedsPumpkin Soup with Spicy Pumpkin Seeds
The best part about this recipe is that it uses almost the entire pumpkin, and the seeds from the pumpkin are roasted to use for the garnish. Pack leftover toasted pumpkin seeds in your child’s lunch box (or your own!) for a fun treat.
Pumpkin Lasagna with FontinaPumpkin Lasagna with Fontina
This hearty lasagna is perfect for this transitional time, when late-summer produce is winding down and the first fall vegetables appear at farmers’ markets. Combining yellow squash, zucchini and pumpkin, the dish comes together quickly, thanks to our ready-to-use pasta sauce.
Pumpkin Ice CreamPumpkin Ice Cream

 

Combine pureed pumpkin with plenty of spices and a classic custard, and you’ll have the makings of this rich, creamy autumnal ice cream. It’s ideal for pumpkin lovers!

Pork and Pumpkin StewPork and Pumpkin Stew
Chock-full of tender pork and pumpkin and seasoned with a medley of fragrant spices, this warming stew is perfect for a fall dinner with friends.
Ooey Gooey Pumpkin BarsOoey Gooey Pumpkin Bars

 

This dessert has become a favorite of our staff and customers ever since one of our sales associates created it. These bars are delicious on their own but to take them over the top, sprinkle with candied pecans or add a dollop of whipped cream just before serving.

Braised Beef with Autumn VegetablesBraised Beef with Autumn Vegetables

 

Here’s a hearty stew to get you through the cold winter months. The addition of a light vinaigrette laced with green onions and peppery mint just before serving infuses this dish with bright, fresh flavors.

Pumpkin Pie WafflesPumpkin Pie Waffles

 

These waffles are made with the same spices used for pumpkin pie along with sour cream for smoothness; the dark rum is there for extra flavor and a little mystery. Like pumpkin pie, they are comforting, custardy and filling. 

Chicken with Pumpkin Mole Sauce

 

For a quick supper, combine our pumpkin mole sauce—a harvest-inspired twist on the Latin classic—with browned chicken thighs, then simmer and top with fresh pumpkin and crunchy pepitas for a one-pot dish that’s sure to turn heads.

 

Pumpkin Chocolate TriflePumpkin Chocolate Trifle

 

A beautiful centerpiece for a dessert buffet, this seasonal trifle is made using our pumpkin Bundt cake mix, chocolate sauce and whipped cream flavored with pecan pumpkin butter. 

Pecan Pumpkin Butter Pie

 

This pie’s filling is a snap to prepare with our pecan pumpkin butter, one of our favorite fall products. Use our precision cutters to top your dessert with beautiful decorations that would make any pastry chef proud.

Pumpkin Cassoulet with Caramelized Onions and Roasted GarlicPumpkin Cassoulet with Caramelized Onions and Roasted Garlic

 

White beans, tender squash and savory onions bake under a crisp blanket of garlic bread crumbs in this spectacular meatless main dish. It’s a great choice for a vegetarian Thanksgiving dinner. 

Pumpkin Tortelloni with Sage & Pumpkin SeedsPumpkin Tortelloni with Sage & Pumpkin Seeds

 

Tortelloni—a bigger version of tortellini, closer to a dumpling—is traditionally stuffed with pumpkin, nutmeg and Parmigiano-Reggiano. But beyond that starting point, the regional variations are countless. Chef Thomas McNaughton of San Francisco’s restaurant Flour + Water puts pumpkin seeds in the sauce, to give the tortelloni a little crunch and nuttiness, and he coats the pasta with a brown butter sauce. 

Pumpkin Pots de CrèmePumpkin Pots de Crème

 

Our signature pecan pumpkin butter gives classic pots de crème a seasonal spin. With a touch of grated orange zest and nutmeg, it’s packed with fall flavors. 

Iced Pumpkin-Raisin CookiesIced Pumpkin-Raisin Cookies

 

Perfect for casual gatherings, these pumpkin cookies are laced with raisins and walnuts and seasoned with a medley of spices. A cream cheese glaze adds a delicious finishing touch.

Roasted Baby PumpkinsRoasted Baby Pumpkins

 

Sweetened with maple syrup, these petite pumpkins make a wonderful accompaniment to the Thanksgiving feast as well as to other autumn meals. The pumpkin puree is served directly in the shell for a colorful presentation.

Pumpkin TartPumpkin Tart

 

This festive tart is a wonderful alternative to the classic pumpkin pie, and it’s not just for Thanksgiving. Store-bought puff pastry streamlines prep and saves you time.

Thai Pumpkin & Chicken CurryThai Pumpkin & Chicken Curry

 

Take chicken curry to the next level by adding sweet, nutty pumpkin! You’ll love how quickly this dish comes together.

Pumpkin Bread with DatesPumpkin Bread with Dates

 

Buttery dates make this quickbread extra special. Serve it for breakfast, with coffee and tea, or for dessert with a scoop of ice cream of spoonful of whipped cream.

Pumpkin Cream Cookie SandwichesPumpkin Cream Cookie Sandwiches

 

For a fun twist on the traditional sandwich cookie, a cream cheese filling flavored with pecan pumpkin butter is tucked between chewy ginger-molasses cookies. They’re perfect for Halloween parties and other autumn get-togethers.

Pumpkin-Braised Pork with GreensPumpkin-Braised Pork with Greens

 

This comforting braise is simple to make with a slow cooker and our pumpkin braising base. It has a mix of fall spices for hearty character and delicate sweetness.

Chocolate-Pumpkin CakeChocolate-Pumpkin Cake

 

The magic ingredient in this cake is grated raw pumpkin! Its color and flavor are indiscernible in the baked cake, but the pumpkin creates a moist texture. 

Pumpkin Soup with Brown Butter and Crème FraîchePumpkin Soup with Brown Butter and Crème Fraîche

 

This warming soup is the creation of Chef Marjorie Taylor, who runs the Cook’s Atelier in Burgundy. She finishes the soup with a drizzle of brown butter, which adds a nutty richness. 

Pumpkin Crème BrûléePumpkin Crème Brûlée

 

This colorful dessert is enhanced with grated whole spices. Served in individual ramekins, it’s an elegant presentation for a dinner party. 

 

Want more? Learn more tips, techniques and easy preparations for pumpkin.

 

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