Let’s face it. Not everything autumnal needs to be loaded up with pumpkin spice. But when the warm and spicy flavor and fragrance of cinnamon, ginger, clove, and nutmeg are exactly what you want, it’s time to set aside any PSL love/hate partisanship and enjoy these best-of-the-best pumpkin spice treats for the the comfort foods they are.
“I am sitting here, actually PROUD of myself for having made the best tasting thing I have ever made in my life.” — jessica wang
“Made these this morning and they are to die for! Everyone loved them. I made exactly as written and wouldn’t change a thing.” — CNM CATERING
“Spiced perfectly, and the texture of the waffles were fluffy and light with a light crunch on the outside. The syrup is delicious.” — abapplez
“This was so easy to make and was so delicious. Try serving it with vanilla or caramel ice cream. YUM!” — Cookie
“It took all of my power to to rate this while I was cooking it. It made my apartment smell sooooo GOOD! Smell aside, this is a terrific granola recipe.” — Elizabeth
“I followed the recipe exactly, but I wanted my cake to look like the lovely cake in the photo so if you do too, remember a bundt cake form is going to take longer than 30 minutes! Everybody raved about this cake after dinner, I’ll make this again!” — Cathy
“These are the prettiest muffins ever. When I opened the oven to check them, I said, ‘Wow!'” — Carol S. Margerum
“My husband claims these are the best cinnamon rolls I have ever made.” — mominml
“FABULOUS!! The kitchen smelled so good! My teenage daughter and elderly mother loved it as well.” — KimandRae
“Thank you very much for posting this recipe. I can’t believe the pumpkin/chocolate combination is so good.” — DiamondGirl amanecer
“Wonderful. Excellent texture & body. Made exactly as written, great results.” — Cindypray
“HEAVENLY!! These yummy bars make a great end to any meal.” — CHARITYBOO
13. Pumpkin Fudge
“AWESOME FUDGE! You have to be patient as it takes a while to get to temperature.” — Grumpy’s Honeybunch
“Very good on French toast this morning. A little on the thin side (I thickened a bit), but the spices are spot on.” — lutzflcat
“What can I say about this but super easy to make, great aroma and a wonderful way to make any dish really homemade.” — sweetiesmj
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