Pumpkin Pie From Scratch #Recipe

Sunday, November 25, 2012 Posted by Aleksandra Nearing

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I have pumpkin fever.  Every time I hit the grocery store I come home with some type of squash or pumpkin.

The other month, a white beautiful pumpkin caught my eye, and I refused to let it go to waste on a pumpkin carving.  Here it is pureed with a bit of water.

We gutted it (saved some seeds to plant and the rest to roast!), cooked it in the oven then pureed it.  I am saving a portion for our morning smoothies and the rest will be pied.

2 cups pumpkin puree
1/2 cup milk
2 large eggs
1 tsp vanilla
2/3 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup sour cream
2 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp fresh ground nutmeg
½ tsp ginger
1 teaspoon salt

Preheat oven to 425 degrees.  Bake for 50 minutes or until well done.  Enjoy...and indulge in a dollop of freshly whipped cream!

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  1. Liz @ A Nut in a Nutshell said...

    I am so impressed with you right now!

  2. Heather @ Girl Gone Mom said...

    You are definitely a mama of all trades. I still have my pumpkins out, but I'm too lazy :)

  3. Masshole Mommy said...

    This looks amazing!

  4. JDaniel4's Mom said...

    Wow! I am so impressed!

  5. Heather Schmitt-Gonzalez said...

    I love the thought of using a white pumpkin for a pie...did it look much different or did all of the spices and brown sugar make it look fairly "norm"?? It sounds delicious!