If you think pumpkin puree can only be enjoyed in October, then you’re in for a surprise. There are so many different desserts that can be made using this versatile ingredient! From classic brownies to unconventional sweet dips, pumpkin puree is the perfect way to boost the nutritional value and flavor of your desserts all year long.
Don’t bother spending time researching recipes yourself; the Green Valley team has already put together a full list for you.
Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal Cookies
Pumpkin puree is a great way to make your cookies even more soft and chewy. While the ingredient works well for any cookie recipe, we adore this oatmeal variation! Not only is it full of texture, but even higher in Vitamin A and fiber.
This no-bake fudge recipe will allow you to treat yourself to something sweet without spending hours in the kitchen. Plus, you won’t have to experience any guilt because it’s made from better-for-you ingredients, including pumpkin puree, natural maple syrup, spices, and pecans.
Healthy Pumpkin Bread
You’ll feel like a professional baker with this super easy pumpkin bread recipe. Perfectly moist and spiced to perfection, you’ll impress yourself and anyone else you treat to a slice.
Pumpkin Swirl Black Bean Brownies
Healthy desserts don’t get much better than these delicious brownies made from black beans and pumpkin puree. Just one square and you’ll get in the extra protein, iron, fiber, and vitamins your body needs.
Crustless Pumpkin Pie
Pumpkin pie can (and should!) be enjoyed any day of the year. With this healthier, crustless take on the dish, you can feel good about indulging whenever you please.
Pumpkin Zucchini Snack Cake
Everyone needs an easy-to-make cake recipe in their back pocket for last minute parties, celebrations, or an after dinner treat. Our healthy pumpkin zucchini cake mix is ideal. Made with healthier ingredients, you will finally feel free going in for a second slice!
White Bean Pumpkin Pie Dip
This pumpkin pie dip doubles as a delicious dessert and healthy snack! Made from a blend of pumpkin puree and northern beans, this dish will allow you to reap the benefits of extra Vitamin A and protein. For an even more nutritious treat, pair it with your favorite fruit or whole grain crackers.