Top 6 Tasty Pumpkin Treats

Variety of pumpkin based food on table

Finding the perfect pumpkin for Halloween takes time. You want one that’s just the right size and shape so you can carve up the spookiest display. But then what? Your pumpkin looks amazing on your doorstep for a while but how do you make the most of these surprising squashes after that?

We’ve put together our top 6 pumpkin treats for what to with your pumpkin once it’s done scaring people!

Pumpkin Hummus

Bowl of pumpkin hummusIf, like us, you absolutely adore hummus then have a go at this pumpkin twist on the classic condiment. It’s dead simple to make and can be served inside the pumpkin, making it the perfect Halloween centrepiece!

Pumpkin Chips 

Packet of pumpkin chipsWith sweet potato fries all the rage right now, why not take things one step further with these gorgeous chips made from pumpkins? You can make these treats sweet or savoury, depending on the flavourings you add, or just make a batch of each!

Pumpkin Spiced Latte

Pumpkin spiced latte in mugYou know it’s winter when coffee shops release their seasonal flavours, and the pumpkin spiced latte is now a staple every year. Have a go at recreating this warming cup of coffee in your own kitchen at home.

Pumpkin Chocolate Brownies

Pumpkin swirled brownies These beautifully baked rich chocolate brownies are made all the better with a little taste of pumpkin… Don’t be put off by the number of ingredients in this recipe because it’s actually dead simple to make!

Devilishly Dipping Fondue

Roasted pumpkin fondue with vegetables for dippingIf you’ve got a crowd of people over for Halloween this year, this pumpkin fondue will please them all. Just make sure you choose a pumpkin that’s big enough to hold all the melted cheese you need!

The Classic Pumpkin Pie

Homemade pumpkin pieThere’s a reason that the pumpkin pie is so popular in the States… Try it for yourself this Halloween! It’s the best way to use up your pumpkin pulp and avoid any wastage.

There’s so much you can make with your pumpkin leftovers, so have a go at making some spook-tacular creations for everyone to enjoy! Whether you’re having a party this year, or just feeding the family at home, there’s a pumpkin recipe just waiting to be made.