12 Delicious Pumpkin Dessert Recipes For Fall And Winter

Even though Halloween and Thanksgiving are over, pumpkin. desserts are still a thing this time of year here in the States. We love our pumpkin lattes and all sorts of pumpkiny things. These twelve desserts for pumpkin lovers are the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season.

1. Snickerdoodle Pumpkin Bread

Two slices of snickerdoodle pumpkin bread cut from a loaf on a cutting board.
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The best pumpkin bread recipe is one you look forward to making again and again. For us, it’s a seasonal quick bread we look forward to all year because it tastes just like fall.

2. Pumpkin Blondies

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A classic twist on brownies, these Pumpkin Blondies are way too delicious to keep off your dessert stash. They’re loaded with a delightful blend of pumpkin puree, walnuts, and fall spices.

3. Pumpkin Pie

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No matter how many pumpkin pies you make this season, make them healthy with this Pumpkin Pie recipe. It’s nutritious and delicious, and you can top it with naturally sweetened whipped cream.

4. Pumpkin Cheesecake

Clean Eating Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe
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Made with an unexpected ingredient, this Pumpkin Cheesecake will blow your mind. It’s easy to make, so it’s perfect for holiday gatherings or for a quick dessert, and you don’t have to sacrifice your healthy eating plan with this recipe.

5. Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

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Perfect for fall or any time of the year, this Chocolate Pumpkin Bread will be your new go-to. It’s sweet, delicious, and filling. You can enjoy some actual nutritional benefits, too, thanks to this recipe being made with whole grains and real pumpkin!

6. Pumpkin Butter

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This pumpkin butter recipe is the only thing your morning toast is screaming for this season.

7. Pumpkin Spice Protein Bars

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Looking for a delicious yet healthy fall mini meal on the go? Try these Pumpkin Spice Protein Bars. They offer a mild sweetness, but the pumpkin flavor is pronounced, thanks to the pumpkin spice. It is a filling, autumn-inspired snack that won’t disappoint.

8. Instant Pot Pumpkin Spice Cake

A slice of Pressure Cooker Pumpkin Spice Cake on a white plate.
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Craving a cake for fall? Make this Instant Pot Pumpkin Spice Cake. This recipe is a small-yield cake, perfect for when you’re hit with pumpkin cravings but don’t want the guilt of overindulgence.

9. Pumpkin Donuts

Pumpkin donuts lined up on a wire cooling rack.
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Make these delicious Pumpkin Donuts from scratch. This treat is easy and versatile and makes a healthier dessert or breakfast. If you’re a donut fan, you will appreciate this special fall-inspired donut.

10. Pumpkin Spice Muffins

A closeup of a pumpkin mini muffin on a white plate.
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Nothing beats a good muffin, especially when it starts to get chilly. These Pumpkin Spice Muffins are perfect if you’re craving a sweet treat but want to eat healthy and clean.

11. Pumpkin Cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcakes on a white plate.
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Do you prefer cupcakes over muffins? These Pumpkin Cupcakes are as delicious as they are healthy. Made with whole grain flour and no processed sugars, they’re as good, if not better, than regular cupcakes.

12. Pumpkin Spice Granola Bark

Pumpkin spice granola bark pieces in a glass jar.
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Have your fill of healthy, on-the-go snacking with this Pumpkin Spice Granola Bark recipe. Making this dessert treat is so easy, and you’ll fill up on whole-grain goodness to boot. This recipe uses healthy ingredients, such as rolled oats, chia seeds, nuts, and pumpkin pie spice.

5 N’ice Cream Recipes You Have To Try

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N’ice cream is a fantastically refreshing dessert option. Made with 100% fruit, you never have to feel guilty about enjoying this treat.

17 Clean Eating Fat Bomb Recipes

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Trying to work a little more healthy fats into your sweet treats? These fat bombs deliver healthy fats while giving you a little something sweet to enjoy.

9 Overripe Banana Recipes That Are Healthy

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Have ripe bananas lying around? Use them up before they go bad with one of these recipes that use ripe bananas.

This originally appeared on The Gracious Pantry.

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