What's smooth and round and orange all over? A pumpkin, of course! This cultivar of squash is a symbol of fall. From carved Jack-o-Lanterns to warm pumpkin pies at Thanksgiving, this versatile fruit can be found at all autumnal festivities. You can enjoy pumpkin baked, roasted, steamed or boiled, but our favorite way to use pumpkin is in a delicious organic dessert.
Here are 19 of our favorite pumpkin recipes - covering sweet, savory, and everything in between!
1. Pumpkin Caramel Slices
These ooey-gooey caramel slices are not only addictive, but great for sharing!
2. Pumpkin Pie
Our vegan pumpkin pie is the perfect end to a classic Thanksgiving meal.
3. Chocolate Pumpkin Pie
Looking for a bit of a twist to the recipe mentioned above? This vegan chocolate pumpkin pie is exactly what you need.
4. Pumpkin Spice & Granola Scones
Save that hard-earned money and make your own pumpkin spice cones to enjoy with a morning cup of coffee!
5. Pumpkin Bread
Have your afternoon tea with a warming slice of this pumpkin bread - it's super easy to make!
6. Pumpkin Spice Apple Crumble
Can't decide between apple or pumpkin pie? Get the best of both worlds with this pumpkin spice apple crumble!
7. Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding Parfait
8. Spiced Maple Pecan Cones
These pumpkin spiced vegan scones are studded with raisins, pecans and granola for extra flavor and fiber.
9. Chocolate Pumpkin Flax Coins
Make these chocolate pumpkin flax coins for an easy office treat!
10. Pumpkin Spice Honey Cookies
Move over, gingerbread cookies! These pumpkin spice honey cookies will be your new cookie jar staple.
11. Zucchini & Date Loaf with Pumpkin Flax Granola Streusel
Sneak some greens into your pumpkin spice by making this zucchini and date loaf.
12. Pumpkin Spice Latte
Making your own pumpkin spice latte is not only more delicious and nutritious, but rewarding, too!
13. Homemade Pumpkin Seed Milk
14. Pumpkin Skillet Cornbread
This pumpkin skillet cornbread is the ultimate comforting side dish.
15. Pumpkin & Chickpea Fritters
Fritter the day away with these guilt-free baked pumpkin and chickpea fritters.
16. Pumpkin Mac 'n Cheeze
17. Roasted Squash with Crunchy Pumpkin Topping
This roasted squash with crunchy pumpkin topping is the ultimate savory fall dish for any meal or gathering.
18. Twice Baked Sweet Potato with Crunchy Topping
These twice baked sweet potatoes are the perfect starch to pair with your protein and greens!
19. Pumpkin & Kale Oats
Enjoy oatmeal any time of day with this delicious warm bowl of savory pumpkin and kale oats.
Which one of these recipes would you most like to try?