6 Tasty Pumpkin Treats in Texas

Celebrate the return of autumn’s favorite squash with these delicious pumpkin-flavored edibles

Pumpkin Pancakes

Kerbey Lane Café, Round Rock/Austin

(512) 879-2827; kerbeylanecafe.com 


Start your morning off right with pumpkin-flavored pancakes to kick off the fall season.


Photo: Courtesy of Kerbey Lane

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Café Brazil, Dallas

(214) 946-7927; cafebrazil.com 


For all the chocolate lovers out there, Café Brazil makes their pumpkin cheesecake with a special brownie crust.


Photo: Courtesy of Café Brazil

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Pumpkin Cappellacci

Penne Pomodoro, Dallas

(214) 826-6075; pennepomodoro.com 

Mix savory and sweet with cappellacci, a pumpkin-filled pasta with brown butter, parmesan, and sage.


Photo: Courtesy of Penne Pomodoro

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Pork Belly with Pumpkin

Max’s Wine Dive, Austin

(713) 622-4003; maxswinedive.com

Treat yourself with brown sugar roasted pumpkins alongside a spiced braised pork belly.


Photo: Courtesy of Max's Wine Dive

Pumpkin Seed Guacamole

Jack Allen’s Kitchen, Austin

(512) 852-8558; jackallenskitchen.com 


Add a Tex-Mex flavor to your pumpkin at Jack Allen’s Kitchen; its smashed guacamole is made with pumpkin seeds, Cotija cheese, and tortilla chips.


Photo: Kenny Braun Photography

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Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Lick Honest Ice Creams, San Antonio

(512) 382-0745; ilikelick.com


This yummy pumpkin pie flavor is enhanced by clove, a bit of cinnamon, and freshly ground nutmeg.


Photo: Annie Ray

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