Here are my best easy pumpkin recipes that can add an extra festive flair to this pumpkin season. From pumpkin cheesecake recipes to savory pumpkin recipes, you’re sure to find something to love all fall season long!
From pies, to cheesecakes, to savory dinners, to muffins, the pumpkin recipe options are endless! You’ll spend minimal time in the kitchen but will still get all the fall flavor with these simple yet delicious recipes.
While there are endless options for pumpkin recipes that you can find on the internet or in cookbooks, not all of them are easy to make. Since we don’t all want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, I wanted to share a complete list of pumpkin recipes for all chef levels.
Most of these recipes take less than 15 minutes to prepare and will make your house smell like fall while you make them.
Easy Pumpkin Recipes
Jump to one of the sections below for easy pumpkin recipe inspiration.
- Pumpkin Pie Recipes
- Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes
- Pumpkin Muffin Recipes
- Pumpkin Cookie Recipes
- Pumpkin Soup & Chili Recipes
- Savory Pumpkin Dinners
Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipes
Once you have the basic pumpkin pie ingredients down, making pumpkin pie is easier than you think! Whether you’re making a pie for Friendsgiving or Thanksgiving with friends and family, or a bite-sized version for a fun little treat, I’ve got you covered.
Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes
Pumpkin and cheesecake are like a fall power couple — they just go together! Choose from cheesecake bars, cookies, pops and mini cheesecakes to enjoy these delicious flavors.
No Bake Pumpkin Spice Latte Cheesecake Bars
Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars with Streusel Topping
Easy Pumpkin Muffin Recipes
Easy pumpkin muffins can take on so many different flavors and textures. Here I have a mix of gluten-free options, varieties with added vegetables, or a fancy drizzle.
Easy Pumpkin Cookie Recipes
Pumpkin cookies are fun way to enjoy the flavors of the season. These easy recipes will make you want to bake up a batch all fall long. Plus, you can mix things up by adding different types of chocolate chips or ingredient mix-ins.
Easy Pumpkin Soup & Chili Recipes
When the temperature drops, there’s nothing that says cozy like a bowl of pumpkin soup or chili. I love mixing in either pumpkin puree or cooked cubes of pumpkin to my recipes to add creaminess, more nutrition and that warm fall flavor.
Creamy Vegan Pumpkin Soup
Easy Savory Pumpkin Dinners
While most people think of baked goods when they think of cooking with pumpkin, savory ways are really delicious too! Perfect for a cozy fall night in, these five recipes are a great place to start to explore the savory side of pumpkin.
Next time you’re looking for easy pumpkin recipes, come back to this list for inspiration. As a dietitian with a passion for all things pumpkin, I strive to make make nutritious recipes that are still simple, yet delicious and make the cooking process fun!
Next explore a roundup of my top pumpkin bread recipes.