Get ready to add to your recipe files with this collection of 20 Best Pumpkin Desserts. Satisfy your pumpkin craving with cupcakes and pies, cookies and puddings, cobblers and cakes as well as other pumpkin-inspired sweet treats to take you through autumn and beyond.
There are simple no-bake recipes as well as a few amazing pumpkin dessert creations guaranteed to be show-stoppers. There is something for everyone in this list and even a few that are considered healthy! Let these recipes inspire you to try using pumpkin in a new way this season. You may just find a new fall pumpkin favorite!
20 Fabulous Pumpkin Desserts
1. Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler
Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler by Well Plated
This cobbler makes its own delicious caramel sauce while it bakes. Try it and see for yourself!
2. Pumpkin Blondies
Pumpkin Blondies by Crazy For Crust
These blondies are full of chocolate and pumpkin which will be warm, gooey and scrumptious right from the oven.
3. Pumpkin Crinkle Cookies
Pumpkin Crinkle Cookies by Saving Dessert
These are an easy and fun cookie to make. Kids will love to help and see them develop the crinkles!
4. Chocolate Mocha Pumpkin Bundt Cake
Chocolate Mocha Pumpkin Bundt Cake by Chocolate Moosey
Be sure and use a fancy bundt cake pan when you make this so that when you pour on the awesome sauce (in the form of chocolate ganache), it will look oh, so lovely as it drips down the sides of the cake.
5. Pumpkin Cheesecake
Pumpkin Cheesecake by Dinner At The Zoo
Looks like a pumpkin pie but it just got upgraded to cheesecake status with the addition of luscious cream cheese.
6. White Chocolate Pumpkin Cups
White Chocolate Pumpkin Cups by OMG Chocolate Desserts
Try something different and amazing with white chocolate and pumpkin filling. These are super quick to make, too!
7. Double Layer Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake
Double Layer Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake by Carlsbad Cravings
Oh my! Here’s a recipe made to impress!
8. No-Bake Pumpkin Tarts
No-Bake Pumpkin Tarts by Detoxinista
These are super easy, healthy and cute! No actually cooking or baking required. Just assemble, let sit, and enjoy.
9. Chocolate Covered Pumpkin Cupcakes
Chocolate Covered Pumpkin Cupcakes by Oh Sweet Basil
Top these pumpkin cupcakes with chocolate ganache and a heavenly buttercream. Swoon!
10. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread by Sally’s Baking Addiction
Make this heavenly loaf of dessert bread this fall for a delightful pumpkin treat.
11. Pumpkin Praline Trifle
Pumpkin Praline Trifle by Diary Of A Recipe Collector
Trifles always look impressive and this one will, too! This would make a glorious Thanksgiving dessert. Tip: Make some of it ahead of time.
12. Pumpkin Bread Pudding
Pumpkin Bread Pudding by Yellow Bliss Road
The whole family will love this simple but outrageously delicious bread pudding. How about adding a scoop of vanilla ice cream to a warm serving?
13. Gooey Butter Pumpkin Bars
Gooey Butter Pumpkin Bars by Lil Luna
These had me at gooey and butter! Add pumpkin and these are a must-make for autumn.
14. Pumpkin Pie In A Jar
Pumpkin Pie in a Jar by The Nerds Wife
Who can resist personal-sized desserts in a mini jar? No one, that’s who! These will be a winner whenever you serve them.
15. Pumpkin Dark Chocolate Oatmeal Bars
Pumpkin Dark Chocolate Oatmeal Bars by The Creative Bite
Make these magic bars with pumpkin and oatmeal for a new and fun fall dessert.
16. No-Churn Vegan Pumpkin Ice Cream
No-Churn Vegan Pumpkin Ice Cream by Leelalicious
If it’s warm during the fall season where you live, this no-churn ice cream makes a fabulous autumn dessert.
17. Pumpkin Cookie Dough Bark
Pumpkin Cookie Dough Bark by Wine And Glue
This treat may become a new fall tradition! It’s that addicting.
18. Baked Pumpkin Donut Holes
Baked Pumpkin Donut Holes by Cakes Cottage
Pumpkin donut holes: bet you can’t eat just one!
19. Paleo Pumpkin Pie
Paleo Pumpkin Pie by Bakerita
When you need a healthier version of a pumpkin pie, try this delicious version that tastes just as good as your traditional recipe.
20. Pumpkin Cupcake
Pumpkin Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Frosting by Sally’s Baking Addiction
A simple but delicious cupcake recipe featuring two favorites: pumpkin and cream cheese. What’s not to love?
I hope you try some of these pumpkins desserts. It’s nice to get the recipes now before they put those cans of pumpkin on sale, right? When I see the leaves start to turn colors in the fall, I think of baking cookies, sweet bread, and soups. Thanks again for being prepared for the unexpected. May God bless this world, Linda