‘Tis the season for everyone’s favorite fall ingredient, pumpkin. Whether you’re preparing pumpkin yourself or picking up your favorite pumpkin dessert, we’re here to help.
Our chefs go beyond what’s basic this pumpkin season with recipes from Big Bowl, Eiffel Tower, Ēma and M Burger. From a cocktail to a milkshake to hummus and soup, here’s a variety of dishes for you to try at home. If dining out is more your style, we’ve also collected our favorite pumpkin dishes for you to check out across Lettuce.
Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe from Big Bowl
graham cracker crust, homemade whipped cream, caramel sauce, candied cashews
Pumpkin Hummus Recipe from Ēma
pumpkin hummus with brown butter, nutmeg, and toasted pumpkin seeds
Pumpkin Pie Shake Recipe from M Burger
rich and creamy local, homemade pumpkin and vanilla ice cream topped with graham cracker crumbs and a dusting of homemade pumpkin spice
Pumpkin Soup Recipe from Eiffel Tower
a light and delicious yet savory soup with a hint of sweetness from the sugar pie pumpkin, topped with toasted pepitas
Pumpkin Pot de Crème from Eiffel Tower
French-inspired dessert made of rich pumpkin custard topped with whipped cream, white chocolate and warm autumn spices
Where To Get Your Fix
Our chefs are getting creative with pumpkin! Here are some treats at select Lettuce Entertain You restaurants you should check out to get your pumpkin fix.
Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookie – Summer House Santa Monica (Chicago, IL & North Bethesda, MD)
Pumpkin Bao – Wow Bao
light and fluffy dough filled with real pumpkin, coconut milk, ginger, pumpkin pie spice and vanilla (Available October 15 – November 30, while supplies last).
Pumpkin Frozen Green Yogurt – Ema
Signature frozen yogurt with candied pumpkin seeds (Available at Rotisserie Ema and Ema)
Pumpkin Cream Nitro Coffee – Beatrix
homemade pumpkin and vanilla whipped cream, cinnamon and Sugar in the Raw
brown butter, sage, parmigiano
Pumpkin Pies For All
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie – Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
signature graham cracker crust filled with pumpkin chiffon and a layer of homemade whipped cream, drizzled with 100% pure maple syrup and garnished with spiced walnuts
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie – Summer House Santa Monica (Chicago, IL & North Bethesda, MD)
with cinnamon butterscotch
Starting to lose your steam as far as pumpkin is concerned? Fear not! Apple season is in full swing this time of year and could use the extra love. Find out where to find our best apple dishes here.