5 Low-Carb Recipes for Your Pumpkin Leftovers

Cook it, don't chuck it.

Halloween is almost here, and if you're getting stuck in with some pumpkin carving this year, don't just get rid of that tasty veg! Pumpkin is a great low carb ingredient which can be using in loads of delicious and healthy recipes - from pies to cakes to soups and more. Teaming this seasonal vegetable with Lo-Dough helps to reduce your carbs further, whilst also enjoying some of your favourite autumnal flavours and dishes. 

Puréed goodness.

Pumpkin purée is quick and simple to make, and helps to reduce otherwise wasted food. All of the recipes below use a sweet or savoury twist on our low-carb pumpkin purée recipe. To find out how to make your own, check out our pumpkin puree blog.

Autumn Pizza

Pumpkin pizza

12g carbs (per pizza)

Swap our your usual passata and top your Lo-Dough pizza base with pumpkin puree instead - you won't be disappointed! We've topped this one with cheddar for a sweet & sharp flavour combination, which tastes epic. 

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Pumpkin Spiced Brownies 

low carb brownies

5g carbs (per brownie)

Pumpkin spice and everything nice. Adding a dollop of sweet pumpkin puree to your Lo-Dough brownies not only adds a delicious Autumnal flavour, it also gives them even more of a juicy texture

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Pumpkin Pie 

gluten free pumpkin pie

5g carbs (per 1/6 pie)

One of the most traditional seasonal desserts going; dating back to 17th Century America. We have brought this sweet treat into present day, preserving it's distinctive taste whilst also reducing the calories and carbs

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Pumpkin Pizza

low carb pizza

11g carbs (per pizza)

Sweet, spicy, savoury, delicious, low-carb: this pizza has it all. The fact that it also looks pretty is just an added bonus! 

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Pumpkin Pecan Mug Cake 

low carb cake

11g carbs (per cake)

Once you have your pumpkin puree all ready to go, this delicious mug cake only takes 3 minutes in the microwave. A little taste of Autumn in each mouthful! 

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