12 Pumpkin Recipes to Try This Season

pumpkin recipes for fall

'Tis the season...for pumpkins, that is. Since we're not quite over carving, decorating or finding new ways to eat them, we're giving you 12 sweet pumpkin recipes to obsess over for the rest of the month. Enjoy!

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  1. Pumpkin Chocolate and Brie Grilled Cheese

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Two Peas and Their Pod
    Why We Love It: Just when you thought grilled cheese couldn't get any better -- the husband and wife team at Two Peas and Their Pod had to go and give us their trashed-up (and delicious) version.

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  2. Pumpkin Cupcakes with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Skinny Taste
    Why We Love It: These sweet cakes are perfect for passing out on Halloween. And did we mention the frosting is pumpkin spiced?

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  3. Pumpkin Spice Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Skinny Taste
    Why We Love It: Since quinoa is involved, we're assuming these cookies are good for you. Right?

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  4. Pumpkin Dream Cake

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: The Novice Chef
    Why We Love It: The name says it all...you need this cake. Like, now.

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  5. Pumpkin Penne with Parmesan

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: A Couple Cooks
    Why We Love It: The easy-to-make sauce comes together in just 30 minutes. How's that for dinner in a hurry?

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  6. Pumpkin Nutella Swirl Muffins

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: The Novice Chef
    Why We Love It: Because does anyone honestly dislike Nutella? We didn't think so.

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  7. Pumpkin Pecan Polvorones

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Cookie + Kate
    Why We Love It: Swap butter for coconut oil and you've got yourself a guilt-free (kind of) dessert you'll love.

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  8. Easy Pumpkin Hummus

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: A Couple Cooks
    Why We Love It: Sure, it sounds a little weird. But once you try it, you'll never go back to the regular stuff again.

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  9. Pumpkin Coffee Cake in a Mug

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Heather Likes Food
    Why We Love It: Have two minutes and a craving for something sweet? Of course you do.

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  10. Chocolate Pumpkin Truffles

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: The Novice Chef
    Why We Love It: These little treats are the perfect on-the-go snack. Because, really -- who doesn't love dessert that's portable?

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  11. Chocolate Pumpkin Ice Cream Sandwiches

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Two Peas and Their Pod
    Why We Love It: Because it's really not that fair to only eat ice cream sandwiches during the summer.

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  12. Pumpkin Fettuccine Alfredo

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Cookie + Kate
    Why We Love It: Goat cheese, rosemary and red pepper make this fall fettuccine anything but ordinary.

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  13. Pumpkin Pie Crème Brûlée

    pumpkin recipes for fall
    Photo by Photo: Tracey's Culinary Adventures
    Why We Love It: This thick, sugary sweet is surprisingly simple to make.

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