If the only thing you do with a pumpkin is to carve a jack-o-lantern, that has got to change. Obviously, you enjoy pumpkin pie from time to time, but did you know there are so many other yummy things you can do with this orange squash. Whether you use the canned version or roast it yourself, you are going to be so glad you gave these recipes a try.
1. NO Bake Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes
Via Pumpkin Recipes Collection
No baking? What more could you ask for?
2. Pumpkin Bread
Via World's Best Pumpkin Bread Recipe!
Quick breads are tasty for dessert, but they also make a decadent snack or breakfast.
3. Pumpkin Cake with Apple Cider Glaze
Via Two-Ingredient Pumpkin Cake with Apple
If you're looking for a moist and gooey cake with a great pumpkin flavor, this is the one for you.
4. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Via Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
These sweet treats are going to be so popular that people will be asking you to make them all the time.
5. Pumpkin Cupcake
I guarantee that you have never had a cupcake that tastes as good as this one.
6. Homemade Pumpkin Gnocchi
Via Pumpkin (or Sweet Potato) Gnocchi
Pumpkin can also be used to make something savory like this plump and chewy gnocci.
7. Layered Pumpkin Dessert
Via Pumpkin Delight
There's something in here for everyone! Each layer is a taste explosion that you won't be able to believe.
8. Mini Pumpkin Pies
Via Mini Pumpkin Pies in a
Forget making a big pie. Make these tiny handheld ones instead.
9. PUMPKIN PIE FUDGE
Via Pumpkin Pie Fudge
You have not lived until you've tried this tasty fudge recipe.
10. Pumpkin Baked Oatmeal with Maple and Pecans
Via Pumpkin Baked Oatmeal with Maple
Getting out of bed won't be so agonizing if you have this waiting for you.
11. Flourless Pumpkin Pie Muffins
Via . flourless pumpkin pie muffins
For all you gluten-free girls - this cookie is so tasty that you'll never miss the flour.
12. Pull Apart Pumpkin Bread
Via Community Post: 101 Pumpkin Recipes
I love serving this at brunch because it's easy to serve and tastes like a gourmet treat.
13. Pumpkin Butter
Via How-to Make Crock Pot Pumpkin
I love this stuff! It tastes wonderful on a slice of toast.
14. Pumpkin Chili with Black Beans and Garbanzo Beans
Via Pumpkin chili recipe
Pumpkin adds an earthy flavor to this soup that you will not be able to get enough of.
15. Spiced Pumpkin Biscuits
Via 30 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes
What would you serve pumpkin biscuits with? Honey or butter?
16. Pumpkin French Toast Bake
Via Pumpkin French Toast Bake
Impress everyone when breakfast comes with this tasty, and super easy, casserole.
17. Sticky Caramel Pumpkin Cake
Via Slow Cooker Sticky Caramel Pumpkin
If you thought pumpkin cake was good plain, wait until you try it drizzled with caramel sauce.
18. Pumpkin Cake with Cinnamon Glaze
Via Gonna Want Seconds - Pumpkin
A bundt cake is a perfect choice if you want a fantastic presentation.
19. Roasted Pumpkin Apple Soup
Via 30 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes
This soup is divine in the fall, but you can certainly enjoy it any time of year.
20. Creamy Pumpkin Pasta
Via Creamy Pumpkin Pasta Bake
Pumpkin with pasta is a heavenly combination. Try this - I think you'll agree.
21. Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream
Via Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream Recipe
Pumpkin pie has never tasted so good!
22. Pumpkin Prosciutto Rigatoni
Via Creamy Pumpkin Prosciutto Rigatoni
The salty prosciutto perfectly balances the flavor of the pumpkin.
23. Creamy Pumpkin Risotto
Via Pumpkin Risotto • Our Small
Make any meal gourmet by serving it with this risotto recipe.
24. Pecan Pumpkin Pie Bars
Via Pecan Pumpkin Pie Bars
These easy bars are just as much fun to eat as they are to make.
25. Creamy Pumpkin Soup
This pumpkin soup will change the way you see a pumpkin.
26. Pumpkin Pancakes
Via Skinny Pumpkin Pancakes - Yummy
You will not believe how yummy these are doused in warm maple syrup.
27. Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamer
Via Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamer
This stuff also tastes great in a mug of hot chocolate.
28. Roast Pumpkin Feta Salad with Honey
Via 50 Gluten-Free Pumpkin Recipes
Never had roasted pumpkin? What are you waiting for? Try it today!
29. Pumpkin Pasta with Sage
Sage is the perfect herb for pairing with pumpkin.
30. Baked Pumpkin Donuts
Via Pumpkin doughnuts - Flourish
Don't these look absolutely marvelous?
31. Pumpkin Mac and Cheese
Via Easy Pumpkin Mac and Cheese
Give your mac and cheese a makeover with some pumpkin. You will not be sorry.
32. Skinny Pumpkin Pie Smoothie
Via Skinny Pumpkin Pie Smoothie
Who says that smoothies have to be filled with fruit?
33. Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles
Via Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles | The
These soft cookies are so worth the work it takes to make them.
Have you ever eaten pumpkin in something other than pie? Do you have any tips for cooking with pumpkin?