10 Amazing Pinterest Desserts For Your Leftover Pumpkins



Halloween was amazing. You visited your closest Target and purchased so much candy that you had to carry not one but two baskets. Your apartment is covered in Halloween decorations like fake cobwebs, orange twinkling lights and ghoulish props that could be used on The Walking Dead set. Your Spirit Halloween costume was all the rage and you posted some amazing DIY costume photos on Instagram at your friend’s house party. And of course, you had to get your pumpkin carving on. But what do you do with your leftover pumpkins? No need to fret! We have 10 amazing Pinterest recipes that will make your friends squash their plans to come over for your delicious desserts:

1. Pumpkin Magic Cake

This fluffy pumpkin magic cake is absolutely scrumptious! The base layer is pumpkin followed by rich cake mix and topped with a soft whip cream. We’d be happy to end our dinner with one of these tasty slices. You can check out the Pumpkin Magic Cake Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at iwashyoudry.com.

2. Pumpkin Fudge

Hmm, fudge. Let’s take it to the next level by making pumpkin fudge! This recipe yields 3 pounds of fudge and it’s a great fall treat. The marshmallow crème gives it its amazing gooey taste and it’s fun to put in other recipes. If you decide that you’ve had enough fudge, you can always freeze it. You can check out the Pumpkin Fudge Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at recipegirl.com.

3. Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Icing

One of the best desserts ever created are cupcakes! And this pumpkin cupcake with maple cream cheese icing really takes the cake. This recipe makes 10-12 cupcakes and we love the adorable pumpkin treats on top! You can check out the Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Icing Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at sweetopia.net.

4. Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cupcakes

Yes, we admit, we have a problem. We absolutely adore cupcakes. And what better way to celebrate cupcakes than by mixing two of the most amazing holiday flavors: Snickerdoodles and pumpkins! These incredible cupcakes will bring a smile to your face. You can find the Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cupcake Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at yourcupofcake.com.

5. No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecakes with Salted Caramel Sauce

If you’re tired of washing baking pans, we have the recipe for you. We’ve had salted caramel sauce before and its silky and sweet texture really brings together a dessert. Mix that with pumpkin and voilà! You have the perfect dessert. You can find this No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecakes with Salted Caramel Sauce Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at cookingclassy.com.

6. Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting

Not sure what to put on top of your cakes or cupcakes? We have an amazing Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting recipe that is to die for. Everyone loves licking the frosting off the spoon and this fall, you can make the best frosting in the neighborhood. You can find the Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at wineandglue.com.

7. No Churn Pumpkin Ice Cream

When we think of fall, autumn leaves and fireplaces come to mind. And eating pumpkin ice cream by the fireplace would make this lovely imagery complete. With that said, we have a really easy pumpkin ice cream recipe that will tingle your palate with joy. You can find the No Churn Pumpkin Ice Cream Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at savingdollarsandsense.com.

8. Pumpkin Pie Bars

Need something to bring a dessert to a friend’s get together? Not sure what to make? Our Pumpkin Pie bars recipe will be a hit at the party! This recipe makes 15 rich mini bars and you can find the Pumpkin Pie Bars Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at roxanashomebaking.com.

9. Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle

Are you in the mood to make something that looks a decadent but is really easy to make? We have a delectable recipe that you will need to try. And the best part is that it takes less than 20 minutes to put together. You can find the Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle Pinterest recipe here and the original recipe at momontimeout.com.

10. Melt In Your Mouth Pumpkin Cookies

Last but not least, we have pumpkin cookies! Bake these cookies, get yourself a glass of eggnog and you’re ready for anything. This recipe makes 60 cookies so share the holiday spirit with your coworkers and friends. You can find the Melt In Your Mouth Pumpkin Cookies Pinterest recipe here and the original at parentpretty.com

We hope you enjoyed our Pinterest recipes and let us know your favorite Pumpkin dessert by leaving us a comment below!