Pumpkin hummus

Pumpkin recipes

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

4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Throw a Halloween party and use a carved out pumpkin to make this creamy hummus. At other times of the year use butternut squash or a blue-skinned pumpkin

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
16 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Throwing a vegan dinner party in the autumn or winter months? Bake a pumpkin with a gorgeous stuffing of rice, fennel, apple, pomegranate seeds and pecans

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try our easy pumpkin purée recipe, then turn this sensational seasonal ingredient into cakes, pancakes and glorious pies. Pumpkin can be steamed over a pan of boiling water or cooked in the microwave

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of pumpkin season in early autumn with this healthy vegan pumpkin soup. Toast the pumpkin seeds and use as a garnish to add texture

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Swap your usual pumpkin pie for our no-bake, make-ahead cheesecake. It’s perfect for Halloween or Bonfire Night, or as an autumn dessert for the dinner table

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Diana Henry's tart with buttery, flaky puff pastry, creamy Italian cheese and autumnal vegetables makes for a wonderful lunch if you're entertaining friends

2 hrs and 5 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This cake uses a few shortcuts but the final result is a deliciously impressive dulce de leche and pumpkin spice-filled sponge

1 hr and 15 mins
More effort
27 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The soft, sweet flesh of the Crown Prince pumpkin is perfect for this silky soup, butternut or onion squash are good alternatives

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Turn the volume up on this classic American dessert and make it fit for a dinner party feast, with stem ginger cream and pumpkin seed brittle

1 hr and 25 mins
More effort
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Feed a crowd on Bonfire night or Halloween by roasting a whole pumpkin or squash and filling with a bubbling three cheese fondue

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Pumpkin purée makes a delicious addition to a stack of fat, fluffy pancakes - the perfect brunch to get the weekend off to a sweet start

45 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Layer up squash or pumpkin with a rich, creamy sauce and bubbling melted cheese to make this indulgent side dish – serve with a Sunday roast or sausages

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this squash or pumpkin dish as a smart vegetarian main or dinner party side, packed with contrasting flavours such as sweet honey, sour cherries and salty crumbled cheese

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Fragrantly spiced, this Moroccan-style stew with ginger, cinnamon and cloves will become your go-to main dish for a make ahead dinner party menu

3 hrs and 45 mins
More effort
55 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Whether you're carving a Halloween pumpkin or have picked up a cheap squash, use the plentiful flesh and seeds in this soup

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Use hardy root veg in this Asian-inspired spice pot. We used pumpkin, carrots and parsnips, teamed with tomatoes

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Don't throw away the seeds if you're cooking a pumpkin – try roasting them with this easy recipe. They make a tasty snack with a little seasoning, or an eye-catching garnish

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Falling somewhere between a pumpkin pie and a filo pastry apple strudel, this sweet roll works with maple syrup and custard

1 hr and 55 mins
More effort
141 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of autumn's harvest with this warming, seasonal soup

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Serving this spiced Indian rice inside a pumpkin makes for a dramatic centrepiece when entertaining

3 hrs and 10 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
183 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Like carrot cake? Then try using up your leftover pumpkin in this clever traybake for Halloween

50 mins
Easy
41 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A great way to use up any pumpkin from your lantern carving

1 hr and 35 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
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