People enjoy the holiday season because they get to spend quality time with their friends and family. But, they are also fond of this time of year because this short period is the only chance they get to enjoy some of their favorite holiday dishes. Although there are a variety of fixings that people find themselves cravins, from turkey and dressing to mashed potatoes and mac-n-cheese, people may look forward to dessert more than anything, especially if there is pumpkin pie.
Pumpkin-flavored everything is basically the epitome of fall. Check out Trader Joe's, Target, Whole Foods, Vons, and Safeway for pumpkin treats to satisfy your cold-weather desires. Don't forget to take a look at al the Best Pumpkin-Flavored Treats You Can Get This Fall!
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It is not uncommon for people to not be able to decide what exactly they want for dessert. Sure pumpkin pie is an option, but when there is also cake sitting in front of you, you may find yourself panicking as you try to make a decision. With pumpkin pie cake, the decision is easy because you are getting the best of both worlds.
Jar desserts have become quite popular over the years. If you want to break away from the traditional pumpkin pie, you can try pumpkin pie in jar. This recipe is simple and it's a cute way to serve everyone's favorite holiday dessert.
Who doesn't love caramel and pumpkin? If you haven't tried these two ingredients together, prepare to have your mind blown. This recipe will result in a sweet pumpkin pie that you won't be able to get enough of. One can only hope that there will enough left for seconds.
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Next to pumpkin, one ingredient people love to see featured in their desserts in chocolate. Anyone who enjoys both chocolate and pumpkin will find that chocolate-swirled pumpkin pie is perfect way to combine two of their faves and add a gingersnap bite.
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There are many flavors of cheesecake that exist, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that they can have pumpkin cheesecake pie. Again, those who are indecisive about which dessert they want to enjoy over the holidays can appreciate this combination of rich cheesecake, sweet pumpkin pie, and a chocolatey Oreo crust.
How is this to wake your family up on Halloween morning (or any morning, for that matter)? Let the sweet, pumpkin scent fill your home as these bake fresh in your oven. These cinnamon rolls go to show that pumpkin pie doesn't always have to be in pie form.
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If you're a fan of bourbon, then you'll be a fan of this Bourbon Pumpkin Pie. There's a splash of bourbon in the pie and in the whipped cream topping if one splash is not enough for you. Enjoy this with your friends at a potluck Friendsgiving, and you're sure to be the favorite person of the night.
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In addition to pumpkin, the holiday season is the ideal time to indulge in one or several cups of eggnog. One fun recipe that you can try this year is an eggnog pumpkin pie. Like many of the other fun recipes, this one is sure to have your guests going back for more.
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There are a lot of things you can spread on toast or butter to make it taste good, but apple butter is truly one of the best. It may taste great on toast, but it is just as delicious, if not better, when it is thrown into a pumpkin pie. The nice thing that many people will appreciate about this dessert is that you are enjoying two popular fall flavors at simultaneously.
Pumpkin pie wontons are definitely a twist on the traditional pumpkin pie, but a fun twist that is creative and interesting. Not only is there that great pumpkin flavor that people love, this dessert also features a creamy maple dip.