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As the weather cools down, warm spices and pumpkin galore begin to appear. Here are 10 pumpkin dessert recipes that use pumpkin puree in a variety of ways. Take a break from the traditional pumpkin pie and try one of these exciting pumpkin treats!

10 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

1. Pumpkin Roll

How to make a perfect pumpkin roll. Simple and so delicious!

Don’t be intimated by the swirl. You CAN make this Pumpkin Roll cake. Best of all, you can make these pumpkin rolls ahead of time because they freeze beautifully!

2. Pumpkin Marshmallow Pie

Marshmallow Pumpkin Pie

A twist on a classic favorite, this Marshmallow Pumpkin Pie has a creamy and fluffy filling and a tasty gingersnap crust.

3. Pumpkin Dark Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

Pumpkin Dark Chocolate Cranberry Cookies combine your favorite autumn flavors. The dark chocolate and pumpkin are perfect together!

These Pumpkin Dark Chocolate Cranberry Cookies combine sweet, tart, nutty, and chocolatey flavors into one bite! It’s a chewy cookie you’ll want to have around during autumn and the holiday season.

4. Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake

Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake

Brown butter adds warm, nutty flavor to baked goods and savory dishes. The flavors of Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake is intensified with a delicious brown butter buttercream!

5. Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes with Chocolate will bring everyone running to the dessert table. Who can resist pumpkin and chocolate?

Everything is cuter when it’s mini! For extra decadence, these Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes are topped with a luscious chocolate ganache. These are a great make-ahead dessert that also happen to be gluten-free!

6. Pumpkin Pudding Cake

Pumpkin Pudding Cake

Ten minutes of prep is all you need to make this easy Pumpkin Pudding Cake. Serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for the ultimate dessert experience!

7. Mini Pumpkin Pies

Mini Pumpkin Pies are an entire pumpkin pie in ONE bite! Simple and so delicious!

Mini Pumpkin Pies are the only thing better than pumpkin pie – they’re an entire pumpkin pie in ONE bite! Simple and so delicious!

8. Pumpkin Crunch Cake

Pumpkin Crunch Cake is a classic fall dessert. Loaded with spices and topped with a dollop if whipped cream, it will quickly become your go-to dessert.

This Pumpkin Crunch Cake is perfect for Thanksgiving. It requires minimal effort and just a handful of ingredients! (The secret is yellow cake mix!)

9. Pumpkin Cheesecake Doughnuts

Pumpkin Cheesecake Doughnuts

These Pumpkin Cheesecake Doughnuts are brioche doughnuts filled with pumpkin cheesecake and coated in ground graham cracker sugar. Grab a cup of coffee and savor this decadent treat!

10. Pumpkin Pie Brownies

Pumpkin Pie Brownies

Can’t decide between brownies or pumpkin pie? Have both with these Pumpkin Pie Brownies. This recipe transforms boxed mix brownies into something unforgettable!

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10 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

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  1. Mindy says:

    You had me at pumpkin roll – yum! Haven’t made one in years, thanks for the reminder! 

    1. Jamie says:

      Thanks so much for stopping by, Mindy! I appreciate you taking the time to comment. Happy Baking!

  2. Debra Gardiner says:

    Your description of yourself fits me to a T!

    1. Jamie says:

      Thanks so much for stopping by, Debra! I appreciate you taking the time to comment. Happy Baking!

  3. Shelly says:

    I love this post and all things pumpkin. Love this site as well. Thank you for the recipes…. :)

    1. Jamie says:

      Thanks so much, Shelly! :)

  4. Liz S. says:

    These ALL sound divine.

    1. Jamie says:

      Thanks so much! :)