Creative Pumpkin Ideas to Spice Up Autumn

Canned pumpkin may be in stores year-round, but fall is when Chowhounds start to hanker for all things pumpkin. Whether they're using canned purée or slicing into fresh sugar pumpkins, 'hounds are cooking a wide variety of pumpkin dishes ranging from waffles for breakfast to ravioli, soups, and Lebanese kibbeh for dinner.

Photo of Pumpkin Gnocchi with Crème Fraîche–Sage Sauce by Chris Rochelle / CHOW.com