Fall is here, and while it’s so lovely to start drinking those pumpkin spice lattes, I decided I would do a pumpkin spice recipe round-up. I did all the research for you, so you can just pick any of these ten highly rated recipes from bloggers and cooks I love and enjoy making them with your family. These ten recipes are the perfect excuse to make your home smell heavenly.
1. Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles
These are a fun Fall take on the classic, delicious snickerdoodle. They are soft, scrumptious, and perfect for a Friday after-school snack. Check the recipe out here from Cookies & Cups!
2. Pumpkin Spice Muffins
This recipe is super easy to make because you only need box spice cake mix and a can of pumpkin, and you’re good to go! This is a great recipe if you want to whip something up fast for a band of hungry family members. Check out the recipe from The Seasoned Mom.
3. Pumpkin Blondies
These yummy treats would be great served hot with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for the ultimate Fall dessert. Combining pumpkin, pumpkin spice and chocolate chips into a classic blondie recipe, this recipe from I Heart Naptime results in a chewy, decadent dessert sure to please everyone’s palate.
4. Pumpkin Spice Pancakes
These pancakes are a Fall-inspired twist on your Saturday morning pancakes. The ingredients in these pancakes include pumpkin puree, nutmeg, ginger and cinnamon for that ultimate Fall flavor. Get the recipe here from The Salty Marshmallow.
5. Pumpkin Spice Smoothie
If you want something a little bit healthier than your standard PSL, go ahead and try this smoothie recipe. As a bonus, it’s dairy-free! The ingredients include pumpkin puree, a banana, maple syrup, espresso and pumpkin pie spices. Starting to sound appetizing? Check out the recipe from Parsnips & Pastries.
6. Pumpkin Banana Bread
If you need a recipe for a Fall-themed breakfast bread, this one is it! This is a healthier version of banana bread, made with greek yogurt and whole wheat flour, as well as the pumpkin, pumpkin pie spices, bananas and nuts. Serve this with butter for breakfast or with ice cream for dessert. Get the recipe from Well Plated here.
7. Pumpkin Spice French Toast Casserole
This is a make-ahead recipe! The bread soaks overnight in the pumpkin-y custard, and then is ready to go in the oven the very next morning. This recipe is special and features a streusel topping made from brown sugar, cinnamon and walnuts or pecans. Just thinking about this casserole makes me so excited, and I will definitely try to whip this up this season. Check out the recipe from The Cooking Jar.
8. Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate
If you need something warm and cozy to sip on a cool Fall night that’s not coffee, I found you the perfect beverage. This is hot chocolate made with pumpkin puree, made two ways –with either white chocolate or dark chocolate. There is even an option to spike the hot chocolate with bourbon for a grown-up take on your favorite warm drink. Get the recipe from Striped Spatula here.
9. Spiced Pumpkin Oatmeal
Everyone loves a warm, stick-to-your-ribs bowl of oatmeal. Try this Fall-inspired version to shake up your morning breakfast routine.This recipe is made with steel-cut oats, pumpkin puree and spices. Get the recipe from New York Times Cooking (one of my favorite recipe resources)!
10. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Can you even improve on the Chocolate Chip Cookie? Here is a delicious Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe to combine our favorite Fall flavors with our favorite cookie. This recipe comes together in under 30 minutes and can be found here from Dinner at the Zoo.
With these ten recipes in this pumpkin spice recipe round-up, we’ll have no shortage of delicious pumpkin spice recipes to try this Fall season. You can also check out my homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Blend recipe and my delicious Instant Pot Chili Recipe, too, if you are in the mood to take a look at some additional Fall recipes.
Which one of these recipes are you going to try?