Forget the PSL! Get pumped up about pumpkin pie, grilled cheese, gnocchi, and more creative comfort food full of autumn flavors
13 Ways to Cook with Pumpkin
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PSLs: You know 'em, you love 'em, you’re kind of tired of all the hubbub surrounding them (not to mention the lines at Starbucks). Luckily we’ve rounded up 13 terrific pumpkin recipes you can make at home to satisfy your autumnal cravings—none of which involve somebody misspelling your name on the side of a paper cup.
Pumpkin Grilled Cheese
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Pairs well with cable-knit sweaters and Agatha Christie novels. Get the recipe from Macheesmo and taste the cheesy goodness.
Pumpkin Gnocchi with Pancetta and Radicchino
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PSA: Pumpkin makes for one helluva pasta dish. Find the savory Italian—and gluten-free—recipe at The Bojon Jourmet.
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Roasted Pumpkin, Beet, Chickpea, and Barely Salad
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For when you’ve had too much pumpkin grilled cheese and gnocchi. Lorna Jane Clarkson shares her protein-packed salad recipe on POPSUGAR.
The Best Damn Pumpkin Pie
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The only dessert recipe you need this fall. Get the recipe at PureWow.
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Pumpkin, Pancetta, and Kale Flatbread
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A superfood combo sent from heaven. Fabtastic Eats has the recipe for this savory flatbread.
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Pumpkin Lasagna with Sage Béchamel Sauce
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Chorizo, Pumpkin, and Zucchini Frittata
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Whip it up for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. The Krooked Spoon has the quick and easy recipe for this savory pumpkin frittata.
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Because eating the bowl is the best. We guarantee it’s the best damn pumpkin soup you’ll ever have, and you can find the recipe at PureWow.
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Creamy Pumpkin Hummus
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A party dip fit for fall. Get the vegan-friendly recipe at Spoon for Bacon.
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Pumpkin Quesadillas with Lime Jalapeño Yogurt
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Pumpkin Pie Breakfast Bake
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The oats make it healthy, right? This recipe from Running with Spoons will soon become your new favorite breakfast for fall.
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Honey Pumpkin Dinner Rolls
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Pumpkin Pie Ice Pops
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Just in case there’s an Indian summer. This popsicle recipe from The View from Great Island will keep you feeling refreshed.
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