12 things you never knew you could do with leftover pumpkin

Posted by Emily Eades on 20 October 2016

1. Pumpkin pie pillows

Crispy on the outside, creamy in the middle – these dreamy pumpkin pillows are perfectly snack-sized.

Pumpkin pie pillows
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2. Peanut butter and pumpkin smoothie

Is it a pudding? Is it a breakfast? Is it a Saturday afternoon treat? When your pumpkin pie smoothie looks this delicious, who cares?

Peanut butter and pumpkin smoothie
Via: peanutbutterandpeppers.com

3. Pumpkin gnocchi

Creamy, fluffy and delicious, this pumpkin and manchego dreamboat of a dish has 'autumnal must-serve' written all over it.

Pumpkin gnocchi
Via: bakerbynature.com

4. Pumpkin mac ‘n' cheese

We didn’t know that mac ‘n' cheese could get any better, but trust us – adding pumpkin to this mac 'n' cheese recipe is like adding an extra layer of the creamiest cheese around. 

Pumpkin mac ‘n' cheese
Via: bitesnbrews.com

5. Pumpkin pizza

Roasted squash, roasted onion and handfuls of goats' cheese – cut us a slice (or three) of this pumpkin pizza.

Pumpkin pizza
Via: cutcokitchen.com

6. Pumpkin spice latte

Sugar and spice and all things nice go into this comforting latte.

Pumpkin spice latte
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7. Pumpkin oatmeal

Add some autumnal flavour to your breakfast bowl

Pumpkin oatmeal
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8. Pumpkin risotto

Creamy, mild and lightly spiced, why save this pumpkin risotto for Halloween? We love the idea of serving it inside a scooped-out mini pumpkin, too. Like nose-to-tail eating of the veggie variety!

Pumpkin risotto
Via: thedivineaddiction.com

9. Pumpkin spice ice-cream

It’s a versatile guy that Mr Pumpkin, even lending itself to creamy gelato. One scoop or two? 

Pumpkin spice ice-cream
Via: againstallgrain.com

10. Pumpkin stuffing

Pumpkin stuffing, stuffed inside a pumpkin – get stuffed!

Pumpkin stuffing
Via: modernmom.com

11. Pumpkin bread

This lovely looking loaf promises to hug you with sweet pumpkin, then kiss you with cinnamon and nutmeg. Sold! 

Pumpkin bread
Via: sugarmamacooks.com

12. Pumpkin pie pancakes

A stack of caramel pancakes made with maple syrup and tasty pumpkin purée. Yankee spirit comes as standard.

Pumpkin pie pancakes
Via: dailydelights.sheknows.com

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