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Pumpkins, Pumpkins, and more Pumpkins! The pumpkin frenzy continues this time we bring to you a cool and creamy treat for you to try Pumpkin Parfaits! Whats you favorite Pumpkin Dish? Share with us!
1 (7 ounce) jar marshmallow creme
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 tablespoon orange juice concentrate, thawed
1 (14 ounce) can pumpkin puree
1/4 cup maple syrup
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
Combine the marshmallow creme, cream cheese, and 1 tablespoon orange juice concentrate in a large bowl; beat with an electric hand mixer until smooth. Stir together the pumpkin, syrup, cinnamon, nutmeg, and 1 tablespoon orange juice in a separate bowl. Fold 1/4 cup of the marshmallow creme mixture into the pumpkin mixture.
Beginning with the cream cheese mixture, layer 3 tablespoons of each mixture in each of four dessert cups. Chill in refrigerator for 2 hours. Top with pecans and gingersnaps before serving.
Looking for something sweet for all to enjoy for the Fall Holidays? Well consider this Brownstone classic Pumpkin Almond Soup, garnished with delicious toasted pumpkin seeds. This will definately have you wanting more and more even after the holidays!
3 Cups Hot Water
1/4 lb Cream Cheese
2-29 oz Cans Pumpkin
2 Tablespoons Sugar
2 Tablespoons Salt
1 Tablespoon Pepper
2 Teaspoon Cinnamon
Roux ( 3 tablespoons Flour Mixed into 3 Tablespoons Melted Butter)
Heat and Whip
Add and Heat to 160 degrees
At 160 degrees Add Roux
Add ½ Pint Half & Half
1 Cup Slivered Almonds
Reduce Heat to 150 and add Garnish with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds.
Serve soup in carved Pumpkin
Fun Nutritional Facts about Pumpkins:
Pumpkins are loaded with the antioxidant beta-carotene, which has been shown to help improve immune function and can reduce the risk of diseases such as cancer and heart disease. In addition, pumpkins also contain many vitamins and nutrients including: calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, zinc, selenium, niacin, folate, and vitamins A, C, and E. One cup of pumpkin contains only 50 calories and 3 grams of fiber.