Our Best Pumpkin and Squash Recipes

From classic pumpkin pies to soothing squash soups, we've got comfort-food recipes that highlight fall's signature produce.

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Lara Robby

Lattice-Topped Pumpkin Pie

Take ordinary pumpkin pie up a notch with this lattice pattern—it's easier than it looks!

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Ann Stratton

Pumpkin Surprise Pie

The surprise? Cheesecake layered under pumpkin.

Makes: 12 servings

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Ice Cream Pumpkin Pie

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Mark Ferri

Ice Cream Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin turns ice cream into an autumnal treat.

Makes: 8 servings

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How to Make Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Watch the Naptime Chef Kelsey Banfield make her decadent Pumpkin Chiffon Pie.

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Mark Ferri

Pumpkin Baked Alaska

Baked Alaska gets a pumpkin-y twist.

Makes: 12 servings

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Mark Ferri

Pumpkin Chiffon Cheesecake

This fall favorite needs to chill overnight.

Makes: 12 servings

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Mark Ferri

Caramel-Pumpkin Layered Pie

Sick of ordinary pumpkin pie? Try this unusual version for Thanksgiving.

Makes: 12 servings

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Tina Rupp

Pumpkin Waffles with Cranberry Honey

Pumpkin adds spicy-sweet flavor to homemade waffles.

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Mark Thomas

Jack-O Muffins with Cobweb Icing

Having a Halloween party? Serve these so-easy-it's-scary cupcakes.

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Thayer Allyson Gowdy

Curried Lentils with Butternut Squash

This healthy squash recipe makes a hearty side dish.

Makes: 4 to 6 servings

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Joseph DeLeo

Spaghetti Squash

Sub this healthier side in for the pasta version.

Makes: 6 servings

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Brian Hagiwara

Curried Squash Soup

Warm up from the cold with a bowl of this thick, spicy soup.

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Brian Hagiwara

Roast Stuffed Squash and Fennel

No serving dishes necessary—just use a hollowed-out acorn squash as a bowl.

Makes: 6 servings

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Brian Hagiwara

Spaghetti Squash Primavera

This looks so much like the real spaghetti that your kids might not know the difference.

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Brian Hagiwara

Apple Squash Soup

Two great fall flavors come together in this thick soup.

Makes: 8 servings

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Rita Maas

Ginger Squash Soup

This ginger-based soup is soothing for the stomach.

Makes: 6 servings

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