Pumpkin Spice Recipes
We’re over halfway through November, which means we have the heart of fall, and the season for all things pumpkin is in full force! You probably have your favorite pumpkin pie recipe all ready to make for Thanksgiving, but just in case you want to perpetuate the pumpkin for the rest of the season, we here at The Mansions McKinney Blog are serving you some of our other favorite ways to use pumpkin. Try out one of these recipes in your McKinney, TX apartment!
Starbucks introduced us to the Pumpkin Spice Latte we know and love, but at $4.50+ per latte, it might be time to try a homemade version. Not only does this latte have the same great taste as the one from your favorite coffee shop, but it is also healthier for you! It uses pure maple syrup and non-sweetened spice mix instead of the sugary ingredients most cafes use, so this latte is sure to win your heart because of the way it tastes and the way it makes you feel.
Not a latte drinker? Try waking up to a bowl of this delicious pumpkin pie oatmeal! It has the great combination of flavors you’d find in a traditional slice of your favorite pie minus all the unnecessary calories! Using old-fashioned rolled oats, almond milk, pumpkin puree, vanilla, ground cinnamon, ground nutmeg, pecans, and maple syrup, create this delicious breakfast to start your day off a healthy and a festive way!
Once you have tried these scrumptious cookies from Delish, you won’t make regular chocolate chips for the rest of the season. Combining the great taste and moisture of pumpkin with a tried and true chocolate chip cookie is sure to be a hit for a holiday occasion, large or small! Ingredients are flour, baking soda, pumpkin pie spice, salt, butter, brown sugar, granulated sugar, pumpkin puree, eggs, vanilla, and semi-sweet chocolate chips. Enjoy!
Are you lucky enough to have had that neighbor growing up that used to always make you pumpkin rolls during the holidays? This year, make your own with this easy-to-follow recipe from Gimme Some Oven! When you think about, it’s as simple as frosting a pumpkin cake with a cream cheese frosting and rolling it up, but something about these is far greater than the sum of their parts. Ingredients include flour, baking soda, pumpkin pie spice, eggs, vanilla, pumpkin puree, cream cheese, and powdered sugar.
We hoped this post inspired you to bake with pumpkin all throughout the holiday season. Thanks for reading!