Pumpkin Pie — Without the Pie

Pumpkin Pie Popcorn from Family Bites

Looking for a pumpkin pie recipe? There’s no reason the classic dessert should be limited to pie form — the warm, spiced flavors of a pumpkin pie easily translate to all sorts of goodies, with no need to whip up a batch of pastry. Here are a dozen snacks and treats that are perfect for fall. It’s pumpkin pie — just hold the pie.

  • Baked Pumpkin Pie Doughnuts 1 of 12
    Baked Pumpkin Pie Doughnuts
    These babies are baked, not fried — so you can feel good about having your pumpkin and eating it, too!
    Cheeky Kitchen has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Cider Smoothie 2 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Cider Smoothie
    This recipe adds a whole new holiday dimension to your usual smoothie — try it as an upgrade from plain old cider!
    Family Kitchen has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Coffee Cake with Pecan Crumble 3 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Coffee Cake with Pecan Crumble
    There could be no better potpourri than this warm, spiced coffee cake. Perfect with coffee or hot chocolate in the afternoon — and even better for breakfast!
    Food for My Family has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal 4 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal
    Divine. Who says you can't eat pumpkin pie for breakfast?
    Family Kitchen has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Popovers 5 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Popovers
    Light and airy, popovers are deliciously addictive — perfect for holiday brunches!
    Family Kitchen has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Poppers 6 of 12
    Pumpkin Poppers
    These spiced pumpkin poppers — like doughnut holes or fritters — are fun to make and to eat. Kids will love such a festive snack.
    Sophistimom has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes 7 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes
    Pumpkin pie, meet cupcake. And a generous slather of cream cheese frosting. Yum.
    Patent and the Pantry has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Gingersnap Parfaits 8 of 12
    Pumpkin Gingersnap Parfaits
    It's pumpkin pie, deconstructed: layers of pumpkin pie filling, crushed gingersnaps and cream are easy to assemble, and everyone gets their own!
    Make pumpkin gingersnap parfaits
  • Pumpkin Pie Popcorn 9 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Popcorn
    Brilliant. Pumpkin pie spice tossed with caramel corn for a sweet, spiced festive snack. Perfect to set out in bowls before your turkey dinner!
    Family Bites has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Buns 10 of 12
    Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Buns
    Does it get any better than chewy, freshly baked cinnamon buns? It does when they join forces with pumpkin and pie spice!
    Family Feedbag has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Stuffed French Toast 11 of 12
    Pumpkin Stuffed French Toast
    Great idea: pumpkin inside your French toast, instead of a pastry crust! Served with warm maple syrup, this makes a perfect beginning to any winter weekend.
    Sophistimom has the recipe!
  • Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream 12 of 12
    Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream
    The best thing about pumpkin pie, I think, is the ice cream on top. So why not skip the pie and go for pumpkin pie ice cream instead?
    Recipe Girl has the recipe!


What is Thanksgiving pie without the perfect turkey?

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