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Rich Pumpkin Pie Recipe - Awesome!

Updated on September 17, 2015
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Robin & Liz Olsen have become experts in 'do-it-yourself' money saving solutions while living in rural Canada. They like the share these...

4.3 stars from 13 ratings of Great Pumpkin Pie

One of the best pumpkin pies I ever tasted! If you have only ever eaten store bought pumpkin pies then prepare for a taste adventure. The pies you get from stores simply do not comapre to this one in my opinion.

This recipe is awesome and makes 1 big pie or 2 small ones. The taste is very appealing. We make this every Thanksgiving and Christmas. It takes a little over an hour to make (including cooking time) but well worth it.

This recipe is rich and spicy. If you like pumpkin pie, you're gonna love this. If you love pumpkin pie then prepare for the next level!

Cook Time

Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 1 hour
Ready in: 1 hour 20 min
Yields: 1 Big pie or 2 small ones


  • 1 cup Sugar, you can use substitutes for this such as honey
  • 3 cups Prepared Pumpkin, basically seived cooked pumpkin
  • 4 Large Eggs
  • 1 cup Milk
  • 1 and 1/2 teaspoons Cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon Ground Cloves
  • 1 Teaspoon Ground Allspice
  • 1/2 teaspoon Ground Ginger
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt, This is optional
  1. Blend prepared pumpkin, sugar,eggs and milk completely. Add in the spices one at a time, allowing time to blend. Continue mixing until all ingredients are well blended.
  2. Pour mixture into prepared pie pan (with crust) and bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes, then lower the oven temperature to 350 and bake for 45 minutes or until the pie has swollen up and is firm in the middle on top.

© 2012 Robin Olsen


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      Marlene Bertrand 13 months ago from Northern California, USA

      I was looking for a pumpkin pie recipe and was happy to find this recipe. I want to try making it from the real pumpkin flesh versus the can. Reading your recipe gives me hope that I will be successful. Thank you for sharing this precious recipe with us.

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      Robin Olsen 15 months ago from Rural Canada

      It tastes awesome, especially if the ingredients are fresh....

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      Dianna Mendez 15 months ago

      Robin, by the looks of your photo I can tell it is a great pie. There is nothing like a pumpkin pie with whipped cream any time of year. Thanks for sharing.

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      Dora Weithers 2 years ago from The Caribbean

      Does sound rich and spicy. Thank you very much.