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Colorado Pumpkin Patch

From pies and cakes to quickbreads and pastries, pumpkin is one versatile veggie for baking. If you are baking with fresh pumpkin, here are a few tips to keep in mind. Smaller is better. Large field pumpkins, which are bred for jack-o'-lanterns, are too stringy for baking. Choose sugar pie pumpkins or other flavorful varieties. Small and sweet , they're perfect for pies, soups, muffins, and breads.A medium-sized (4-pound) sugar pumpkin should yield around 1½ cups of mashed pumpkin. This puree can be used in all your recipes calling for canned pumpkin.There are three ways to transform an uncooked pumpkin into the puree used in baking: Baking, microwaving or boiling. Check out this recipe for yummy pumpkin bread: www.allrecipes.com/recipe/6820/downeast-maine-pumpkin-bread/

Colorado Pumpkin Patch

From pies and cakes to quickbreads and pastries, pumpkin is one versatile veggie for baking. If you are baking with fresh pumpkin, here are a few tips to keep in mind. Smaller is better. Large field pumpkins, which are bred for jack-o'-lanterns, are too stringy for baking. Choose sugar pie pumpkins or other flavorful varieties. Small and sweet , they're perfect for pies, soups, muffins, and breads.A medium-sized (4-pound) sugar pumpkin should yield around 1½ cups of mashed pumpkin. This puree can be used in all your recipes calling for canned pumpkin.There are three ways to transform an uncooked pumpkin into the puree used in baking: Baking, microwaving or boiling. Check out this recipe for yummy pumpkin bread: www.allrecipes.com/recipe/6820/downeast-maine-pumpkin-bread/