Pumpkin almond butter aka pumpkin pie in a jar is the most delectable spread! So easy to make and only requires 6 ingredients. Have it on toast, in overnight oats, or straight on a spoon!
Are you ready for this? Pumpkin almond butter, folks.
In this recipe, I am giving almond butter a beautiful Fall makeover by adding pureed pumpkin, pumpkin pie spice, cinnamon, and maple syrup.
Let’s thank the pumpkin gods and get to this almond butter recipe.
How to make homemade pumpkin almond butter
Now the key to making this almond butter recipe so good my friends is roasting the almond first! This little step is crucial to take the flavors to the next level. Roasting almonds really enhances their flavor and brings out the nutty aroma that makes almond butter taste so good. Unless you are adhering to a raw diet, please do not skip this step. I promise it’s so worth it!
Add almonds to a food processor and blend until smooth.
Next, add the rest of the ingredients to the food processor and blend until all the ingredients are fully incorporated.
What to have with pumpkin almond butter
It’s delicious on toast, with apple slices, or even celery sticks. It’s also delicious from the spoon, but if you’re like me and don’t have self-control, I don’t recommend because this almond butter will disappear.
If that’s your style though go ahead, you do you!
I’m a big fan of this fall favorite flavor and this pumpkin spice almond butter recipe is where it’s at. This comforting spread is not only healthy, but literally tastes like the inside of a pumpkin pie.
The benefit of making your own almond butter at home is you can control the number of ingredients you add to it (think oils, salt, sugar) because most store brands do add these extras. Let’s not forget how cost-efficient it is to make it yourself!
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- 2 cups raw almonds
- 1/4 cup pure maple syrup
- 3/4 cup pure pumpkin canned
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
- 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Distribute almonds evenly on a baking sheet. Place on center rack and bake for 10 minutes.
- Remove almonds from the oven and let cool for 5 minutes.
- Put almonds into food processor and blend until smooth (about 5 minutes) you may need to stop the food processor and scrape the sides as the almond butter tends to stick to the sides. Add maple syrup, pumpkin, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, and salt.
- Process until completely smooth. Store in mason jars or other air tight container.
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