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Unusual Pumpkin Recipes - Pumpkin Casserole

Updated on March 29, 2013

It's pumpkin season already. I love this time of year - the changing colors, the cooler weather, and such good food! In this series of lenses, I bring you unusual and tasty pumpkin recipes. No pumpkin pie recipes here. You can find those anywhere.

When you're ready to try some a little new and different, I'll be waiting. Come on in and have some pumpkin casserole.

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This Pumpkin Casserole is a Terrific Side Dish to a Fall Meal

Super fast pumpkin casserole recipe

If you love pumpkin, this is a must-have recipe. It's so fast and easy that you can have the kids mix it up while you're preparing something else. Help them with the oven, of course.

Pumpkin casserole is not as sweet as you might think. It's a perfect accompaniment to poultry or pork. It bakes up nicely even if you use less sugar. What a great way to add variety and lots of vitamins to your meal.

2 cups pumpkin puree

1 cup evaporated milk

1 cup white sugar

1/2 cup self-rising flour

2 eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/2 cup butter

2 pinches ground cinnamon

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

2. Combine the pumpkin, evaporated milk, sugar, flour, eggs, vanilla, melted butter and ground cinnamon to taste. Spoon into a casserole dish.

3. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 1 hour.

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      momsANDkids 4 years ago

      I've learned from your lens. Thank you

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      momsANDkids 4 years ago

      I've learned from your lens. Thank you

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      Monica Ranstrom 6 years ago

      Fun recipe! I'm featuring this on my lens Southwest Pumpkin Soup :)

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      Toni Grundstrom 6 years ago from Minneapolis, MN

      Sounds like a good recipe. Update your counter and this lens is great.

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      MargoPArrowsmith 7 years ago

      Sounds delicious! I am lensrolling this to 7 Cancer Fighting Warriors of which pumpkin is one!

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      LilliputStation 7 years ago

      We grew a ton of pumpkins this year and I'm looking for some non-sweet ways to use them. I may try this without the sugar. It looks good.

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      Petstrel LM 7 years ago

      This looks fantastic!

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      Deb Kingsbury 8 years ago from Flagstaff, Arizona

      I'm looking for a recipe to bring as a side dish to Thanksgiving dinner. This might just fit the bill. Sounds yummy!

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      ebay-grandma 9 years ago

      The casserole sounds really good. Great lens.

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      Dianne Loomos 9 years ago

      Oh, this sounds really good. I love pumpkin. Nice clean looking lens!

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      ThomasC 9 years ago

      Very nice sounding recipe! You made me hungry! The lens is beautiful!