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Chewy Pumpkin Spice Squares

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A brand new creation! Chewy, sweet, dense, and very satisfying pumpkin- and spice-flavored dessert squares.

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Difficulty Level

Easy

Hard

Needed Items

Durations

  • 45 minutes prep (including resting time)
    35 minutes baking

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups dark (or light) brown sugar
    1/2 cup canned pureed pumpkin (not "pumpkin pie filling")
    1/2 cup butter
    1 large egg
    1 tsp vanilla extract
    1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour
    1/2 tsp salt
    1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
    1/4 tsp ground ginger
    1/4 tsp ground cloves
    1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
    1/2 cup chopped walnuts
    Decorator's sugar, granulated sugar, or powdered sugar, for sprinkling on top

Number of Servings

  • 16 squares

Equipment

  • 8"x 8" baking pan
    2 Qt non-stick saucepan
    Silicone spatula
    Non-stick cooking spray
    Large bowl
    Kitchen knife

Do-Aheads

  • Get egg out of fridge to warm up
    Spray pan with non-stick spray
    Chop walnuts

Additional Notes

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