Tag: Pumpkin

Pumpkin Walnut Muffins Topped with Pumpkin Seeds
Baking and Sweet Endings

Pumpkin Muffins

When you see all the amazing, colourful winter squash at the farmer’s market you just know it’s time to begin baking with pumpkin! I only use muffins liners that are made from baking parchment as they come right away from

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Bowls of Pumpkin Soup with Ladle/ also Used for Merv's Carrot-Pumpkin soup
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Bourbon Spiked Pumpkin Soup

Fall has arrived!  Think pumpkins, squash and best of all Halloween! What better way to begin a fall dinner than with a bowl of creamy pumpkin soup? I tend to use milk for a lightened up version, but you choose,

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Plate of Cut Pumpkin Gingerbread Cake
Baking and Sweet Endings

Pumpkin Gingerbread Cake

An easy to make cake that is moist, light and full of the fall spices we all love so much! In my books, if it’s made with buttermilk then I’m sold! Makes A 9” Square Pan 1 ½ cups granulated

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Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes, Kirkland Maple Syrup
Egg and Brunch Dishes

Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes

Oh yum…it’s pumpkin time again! These pancakes will definitely fit the bill on Thanksgiving morning!  You can easily cut the recipe in half if you only want 8 pancakes. Makes Approximately 16 Pancakes 2 cups unbleached flour (you can use

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Bowls of Pumpkin Soup with Ladle/ also Used for Merv's Carrot-Pumpkin soup
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Merv’s Carrot Pumpkin Soup

Whenever I made this soup, there were always compliments forthcoming from one of the executives I cooked for, which is why I named it after him! He loved it! It’s an easy soup to do and I have substituted cooked,

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Knucklehead Squash, Baby Sugar Pumpkins
Good Things to Know

How To Make Pumpkin Puree

When planning to make your own puree, it’s best made with a Sugar pumpkin, not a Jack ‘O Lantern/Halloween pumpkin. Sugar pumpkins have a lot more flavour and are not watery when cooked. Cut your pumpkin in half, scoop out

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Pumpkin Walnut Loaf with Marmalade
Baking and Sweet Endings

Pumpkin Walnut Loaf

The first time I baked this loaf, I wrote a note at the top stating that it’s “fabulous”.   And it’s definitely time to make it again!  I love all the spices used in fall baking, they make the house smell

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Ingredients Ready for Pumpkin Waffles
Egg and Brunch Dishes

Harvest Pumpkin Waffles

We all have our little touchstones. With the whiff of fall in the air and as Thanksgiving approaches, my mind (or my stomach) turns to is pumpkin. OMG, here is a waffle recipe that is to die for!  The cinnamon,

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Nora's Pumpkin Pie, whipped Cream Garnish
Baking and Sweet Endings

Nora’s Pumpkin Pie

Our Mom, Nora was an awesome pie maker. Her daughters are always vying for “the just like Mom’s” award. Psst…I have Mom’s rolling pin and am convinced it has magical properties! Makes a 9” Pie 1 ½ cups tinned pumpkin

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Pumpkin Bundt Cake on Doily
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Gilded Pumpkin Cake

This is one terrific Bundt cake!  My Dad loved spice cakes of any kind, so we always baked a spice cake for his birthday.  It was always popular when I made it at work, usually for a corporate luncheon around

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