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Pumpkin recipes

23 Recipes

From savoury soups to sweet treats we've found plenty of ways to use up this golden squash.

Creamy pumpkin & lentil soup

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(3 ratings)
Whether you're carving a Halloween pumpkin or have picked up a cheap squash, use the plentiful flesh and seeds in this soup
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Winter vegetable curry with fruity raita

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(1 ratings)
Use hardy root veg in this Asian-inspired spice pot. We used pumpkin, carrots and parsnips, teamed with tomatoes
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy squash & apple chutney

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(3 ratings)
The sweet flesh of squash or pumpkin takes on a new character as it nestles down in the pan with onion, apple, spices, sugar and vinegar
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin risotto

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(4 ratings)
We've adapted this Italian squash rice-pot recipe so it's a breeze for kids to make - just follow our step-by-step prep and cooking guide
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin & pecan strudel

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(1 ratings)
Falling somewhere between a pumpkin pie and a filo pastry apple strudel, this sweet roll works with maple syrup and custard
1 hour and 55 minutes
Moderately easy

Thai pumpkin soup

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(83 ratings)
Make the most of autumn's harvest with this warming, seasonal soup
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin biryani

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(1 ratings)
Serving this spiced Indian rice inside a pumpkin makes for a dramatic centrepiece when entertaining
3 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin Pie

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(26 ratings)
Fill a sweet shortcrust pastry tart case with lightly spiced squash to make a traditional American treat
2 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Halloween pumpkin cake

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(114 ratings)
Like carrot cake? Then try using up your leftover pumpkin in this clever traybake for Halloween
50 minutes
Easy

Pumpkin, halloumi & chilli omelette

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(13 ratings)
Create this colourful one-pan omelette using pumpkin or butternut squash
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin curry with chickpeas

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(76 ratings)
A veggie dinner party dish which stands alone as a vegan main course or as a complex side dish perfect served with spiced roast meat or fish
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pumpkin & ginger teabread

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(49 ratings)
A moist cake bread to serve thickly sliced and buttered- it's good for lunchboxes and with a cup of tea
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

Pumpkin passion cupcakes

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(31 ratings)
Use grated pumpkin or butternut squash for these gorgeous, spiced cupcakes
40 minutes
Easy

Pumpkin soup

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(94 ratings)
A silky textured soup, sprinkled with crunchy croutons and seeds
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Baked pumpkin with cream & onions

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(2 ratings)
Try this impressive side dish as an autumnal accompaniment to roast chicken
2 hours and 40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Sausage & pumpkin roast

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(21 ratings)
Perfect to curl up with if you're home on a Saturday night - it's low in carbs but high on taste
30 minutes
Easy

Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

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(9 ratings)
Get your kids to help you cook this simple pumpkin, bacon and rice dish - you can make in the microwave too
45 minutes
Easy

Pumpkin & sage spaghetti

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This recipe marries the flavours of northern Italy with the pasta of the south to create a delicious vegetarian supper dish
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
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