From Scrumptious Autumn Ales to Festive Fall Ice Creams

By: Katherine Pendrill - Oct 22, 2015
These pumpkin-flavored products provide a wide variety of ways to enjoy fall's most popular ingredient. In recent years, pumpkin has become synonymous with fall. Instead of being relegated to a festive pie, pumpkin has found its way into sweet and savory dishes of all kinds.

For those who prefer to enjoy the seasonal gourd in its more traditional form, there are a number of dishes that use the ingredient to evoke the familiar taste of pumpkin pie. These products reinvent the classic Thanksgiving dessert by combining pumpkin with unexpected ingredients. For example, there are festive fall gelatos that feature actual pie crust pieces, as well as seasonal breakfast pastries that are infused with pumpkin puree.

For more adventurous consumers there are a number of savory pumpkin-flavored products. These products manage to use pumpkin to achieve a festive combination of salty and sweet. Some of these unusually savory pumpkin products include crackers, energy bars and potato chips