Dazzle your holiday guests with our best pumpkin recipes, including pumpkin entrees and pumpkin desserts. Choose from savory -- pumpkin soups and pumpkin pastas -- or sweet, like pumpkin bars and cookies. Regardless, there's a showstopping pumpkin recipe for you.
You know that coffee flavor that lulls you into a long drive-through line every October? We've captured the essence of it in pie form. Incredibly creamy, this rich Pumpkin Spice Latte Pie features 3 ounces of brewed espresso for a pick-me-up that comes courtesy of a fork instead of a cup.
Did you know that pumpkin is naturally gluten free? Enjoy it in this lush side dish featuring Arborio rice, fresh sage, and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.
Is it a cake or a bread? We debated, but the sweetness of pumpkin, the indulgent reputation of dark chocolate, and (the piece de resistance) the orange juice glaze pushed this dessert into the cake category.
Gingersnaps add bite to pumpkin's laid-back flavor. Roll both into truffle form and take two of the season's best flavors on the go.
Classic flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg enhance these soft pumpkin cookies. Topped with homemade frosting and a sprinkling of cinnamon, the sweet treats become even more indulgent.
Yep, there's creamy, caramely pumpkin pie underneath those dollops of whipped-high meringue. Though you can always substitute a purchased piecrust, our light and crumbly homemade crust complements the fall dessert flawlessly.
Push pumpkin to the savory side with the addition of garlic, chicken broth, and half-and-half. Simmer together with spices for a warming mug of pumpkin soup.
Watch these chocolate-cheesecake bars disappear! Made with soft cream cheese, oatmeal cookie mix, and buttery canned pumpkin, these flavorful pumpkin bars will become a seasonal favorite.
Pumpkin recipe tip: Store these bars in the fridge for up to three days.
Comfort-food staple macaroni and cheese has never had it this good. Canned pumpkin, Fontina cheese, and chopped walnuts enhance the gooey dinnertime favorite.
Supermoist, super-shareable pumpkin bars are a classic. Bookmark this one to come back to each year.
Old-fashioned pumpkin doughnuts coated in sugar, nutmeg, and cinnamon are sure to become a holiday brunch favorite.
A savory take on often-sweet pumpkin, these light rolls call for canned pumpkin and can be made ahead to feed a crowd.
Add a layer to your brownie baking with a cream-cheese-and-pumpkin batter. A crunchy sprinkling of walnuts tops this rich pumpkin dessert.
Two layers of soft pumpkin cake. A hidden center of powdered-sugar-spiked cream cheese. An outer spread of bittersweet chocolate icing. All that and only 30 minutes of hands-on time.
Slather this moist pumpkin bread recipe with cocoa-spice frosting, and slice it up for breakfast, a snack, or a simple dessert.
Pumpkin recipe tip: For the most moist bread, don't overmix. Stir the batter until just combined.
Cranberries and pumpkin team up for a zippy scone infusion. Sugared pepitas and a powdered-sugar glaze top the treats.
Pumpkin recipe tip: Leftover sugared pepitas are delicious as a snack or on salads, muffins, or cheesecake.
Golden maple-glazed pumpkin creates a sensational side for any holiday spread. Toasted pumpkin seeds and dried cherries are sweet and savory add-ins.
Pumpkin makes perfect sense in a smoothie, thanks to its creamy texture. The combo of pumpkin, apricots, honey, and spice is so darn delicious that standard fruit smoothies will be yesterday’s news.
Crushed chocolate wafer cookies make the crust; cream cheese, canned pumpkin, and spices form the filling; and dark chocolate and whipping cream coat the top of this divinely decadent dessert.
Bring out the savory side of pumpkin by combining it with tomato paste, lime juice, and spices in a bowl of hearty chickpeas and lentils.
Savor pumpkin any time of year -- this canning recipe combines sweet pumpkin puree and maple syrup with tangy lemon juice and ground ginger.
Fresh ingredients like jalapeno chile pepper and cilantro brighten this Thai-inspired pumpkin soup. Serve it as a cozy starter, or add shredded chicken or steamed shrimp to make it a meal.