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Pumpkin Pie Martini Cocktail

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Pumpkin Pie Martini Cocktail

Below are recipes for 2 delicious cocktails. The first one is more akin to a Martini, while the second one is easier to make and has more pumpkin in it. Both are highly recommended! Pumpkin Pie Martini Recipe Ingredients: 1 1/2 Ounces Of Hiram Walker Creme De Cacao 1 1/2 Ounces Of Smirnoff Vanilla Flavored Vodka 1 Pinch Of Ground Pumpkin Pie Spice 2 Tablespoons Of Canned Pumpkin Puree 1 Finely Crushed Honey Maid Graham Cracker 1 Tablespoon Of Liquid Bees Honey 1/3 Cup Of Cold 2% Milk 1 Cup Of Crushed Ice Information: Serving Size 1 198...

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Historic Roots Of The Jack O Lantern Face

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Historic Roots Of The Jack O Lantern Face

Although pumpkin faces are associated with Halloween, they have their roots in Celtic culture. Halloween itself was thought of as having originated from the Celtic festival of Samhain. Samhain was celebrated by the ancient Celts as the end of summer. It was their version of the New Year’s Day. The end of summer was only a celebration of harvest, the Celts believed that the souls of those departed were closest to the living world during Samhain and this was therefore the best time to contact departed love ones. During the spread of...

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Healthy Pumpkin Desserts

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Healthy Pumpkin Desserts

Here are three healthy dessert recipes with pumpkin. Below is a low-fat pumpkin pie recipe, a sugarless variant and finally a recipe for vegans. Healthy Pumpkin Pie Ingredients: 1 Nine Inch Low Fat Graham Cracker Crust 1/2 Teaspoon Of Pumpkin Pie Spice 3/4 Cup Of Splenda Brand Sugar Substitute 1 Fifteen Ounce Can Of Pumpkin Puree 5 Large Fresh Free Range Egg Whites 8 Ounces Of Fresh Cold Skim Milk Information: Serving Size 8 199 Calories Per Serving 5 Grams Of Fat Preparation Instructions: To begin the creation process, preheat your oven to...

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Why You Should Not Make Your Own Pumpkin Butter

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Why You Should Not Make Your Own Pumpkin Butter

  Pumpkin butter is a type of fruit butter. Essentially fruit butters are just concentrated, caramelized sauces made from a sweet fruit. The first problem with pumpkin butter is that a pumpkin, while technically a fruit, is not sweet. They have around three times less sugar than your common apple, and because of that people usually just say screw it and dump apple cider in there with the pumpkin and call it a day. Nothing is wrong with that, in fact it’s probably the best way to make it, but then you’re just going to have apple flavored...

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