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Pumpkin Flan

Pumpkin Flan

I like flan a lot. A lot lot. I know I have many favorite desserts, but flan really is one of my favorites. I love the creamy sweet custard and the slightly bitter sugary syrup and the dark brown top. Flan is just amazing, way better than cake or pie. I have cut and roasted … Read more

Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Crumb Topping

Pumpkin pie says Thanksgiving to me. It’s not my favorite pie (that would be pecan), but I’m never able to leave it off of my Thanksgiving menu. This recipe is the best pumpkin pie I’ve ever eaten, due mostly to the thick layer of pecan crumb that I dribble over the pumpkin before baking. It … Read more

Pumpkin Pie Pancakes

Fall and pumpkins are synonymous, aren’t they? If you add football and colored leaves to the mix, I’d say you have my perfect fall day. This time of year, we see pumpkins everywhere – pumpkin muffins, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin cookies. Yesterday morning, Joe ordered pumpkin pancakes topped with whipped cream are our favorite breakfast … Read more

Turtle Pumpkin Pie

turtle pumpkin pie

I love doctoring up my recipes. I frequently take something normal, like a chocolate cake mix, and tweak it here and there until it becomes a magnificently rich and glorious creation. That makes everyone who eats it gain fifteen pounds. Instantly. I found this recipe in the Holiday 2008 edition Kraft’s Food & Family Magazine. … Read more

Gourmet Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Topping

pumpkin pie with pecan topping

I love pecan pie, Dear Reader. I mean, I adore it. I wish I could live on pecan pie, but I don’t know if my teeth and hips could stand such a diet. Pumpkin pie, not so much. I like it enough, but I don’t love it. Well, I love it when it’s mounded with … Read more