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Candied Pumpkin Recipe

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"This is a delicious way to use fresh pumpkin."
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40 m servings 115
Original recipe yields 12 servings (3 cups)


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  1. Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium-low heat. Cook the pumpkin in the butter until tender, about 20 minutes. Add the sugar and stir until dissolved. Stir in the syrup, ginger, and cinnamon; remove from heat and allow to cool. Transfer to a bowl and cover. Refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 115 calories; 3.9 20.8 0.3 10 3 Full nutrition

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Since I had 6 cups of white pumpkin, I used it, while keeping all the other ingredients the same. The recipe was easy to follow. The two hours of mellowing time helped the flavors blend. I'm d...

Followed recipe except I substituted a tsp of pumpkin pie spice in place of the other spices. Came out great texture, great flavour, although I wish it had more pow.

It is easy and works well over fruit, pound cake or ice cream. I added a little salt to offset all the sweet of the sugar. I didn't have maple syrup so I used brown sugar which is made with map...

I followed the recipe as written except instead of white sugar I used raw pure cane sugar. LOVED IT!! I was very happy to find a recipe I can use pumpkin besides pumpkin pie. Thank you for po...