Fall Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

Fall is officially here! That means for all those pumpkin lovers, it’s time to get in the kitchen and start baking! Try these sweet and delicious pumpkin recipes that are flavorful, warm, and taste like Autumn.  

Pumpkin Pie

  • Flour, for the surface
  • 1/2 recipe double-crust pie dough (1 disk)
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 c. light coconut milk or evaporated milk
  • 1 15-oz. can pumpkin purée
  • 3/4 c. mix of granulated white and packed dark brown sugar

  • 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/4 tsp. freshly ground nutmeg
  • Pinch ground cloves
  • Whipped cream, for serving

Pumpkin pie is a classic fall recipe. Although some recipes can be complicated, this one is simple, with a prep time of only 15 minutes. All ingredients can be mixed together in one large bowl and then transferred into a delicious prepared pie crust. Be sure to bake until the filling is set and no longer runny, which takes around 50 minutes. Be sure to serve with a large dollop of whipped cream.


Spiced Pumpkin Waffles

  • 2½ c. all-purpose flour
  • 1 tbsp. baking powder
  • 2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tsp. ginger
  • ½ tsp. baking soda
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. fresh-ground nutmeg

  • ¼ tsp. cloves
  • 4 large eggs
  • 2 c. buttermilk
  • 1 c. pumpkin purée
  • ½ c. dark brown sugar
  • ¼ c. unsalted butter
  • 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract

Whether it’s morning, noon, or night pumpkin always hits the spot. Greet the day with these waffles full of fall flavors. THey have everything from cinnamon to nutmeg throughout the batter. Top them off with some hot maple syrup and fresh pears for the ultimate breakfast experience. This recipe serves around 8.


Pumpkin Bran Muffins

  • 1 c. whole-wheat flour
  • ¾ c. wheat bran
  • ¾ c. granulated sugar
  • 1½ tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. baking soda

  • ½ tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 c. canned pure pumpkin
  • 2 eggs
  • ⅔ c. buttermilk
  • ¼ c. canola oil
  • Orange cream

These muffins have a consistent fluffy texture and taste like fall. They only take 10 minutes to prepare, and make 12 muffins. You can also serve them with orange creme to give them an extra zesty flavor in addition to the pumpkin.


Neighbors Emergency Center supports your start to a healthier lifestyle. Check our Facebook page to learn more about our new emergency centers. With our 24 hour emergency rooms throughout the Houston metro area, we can treat you quickly and effectively so you can get back to doing what you love.

Share This Post


Related by categories

Related by tags