Spiced Pumpkin Butter

Spiced Pumpkin Butter

This spread will soon become a family favorite in your house.

Spiced pumpkin butter

This spread is delicious on toast or licked right off the spoon!


1 29-oz. can pure pumpkin puree ¾ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
1 ½ c. apple juice 1 tbsp. pumpkin pie spice
1 c. granulated sugar  


1. Combine all the ingredients in a large heavy pot, and bring to a boil over medium-high heat.

2. Reduce the heat to very low and simmer for 1 hour, stirring the mixture every 20 minutes to keep it from burning.

3. Serve warm or cold. Store in a seal jar for up to 2 weeks.

Makes 4 cups.

Nutritional Information:   Calories: 30; Fat: 0g; Cholestrol: 0mg; Sodium: 0mg; Total Carbohydrates: 8g; Dietary Fiber: 1g; Sugars: 7g; Protein: 0g.


Excerpted from  Savory Sweet Life: 100 Simply Delicious Recipes for Every Family Occasion  by Alice Currah. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be used or reproduced without written permission from HarperCollins Publishers, 10 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022.

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