pumpkin,nook, growing, recipes, giants, logo

Pumpkin Home

Pumpkin How to Grow
Pumpkin Giant Pumpkins
Pumpkin Community
Pumpkin Fun and Games
Pumpkin Facts/Education
Pumpkin Recipes
Pumpkin Halloween
Pumpkin Thanksgiving
Pumpkin Kid Stuff

Other Recipes:
Halloween Recipes
Pumpkin Apple Recipes
Pumpkin Garden Recipes
Pumpkin Holiday Cookbook

Pumpkin Readers Say:

Pumpkin Garden Hobbies
Gardener's Net
Pumpkin Holiday Insights

* * * * * * *

Garden Blog

Garden Holidays

Pumpkin Dandies Candy Recipe

Description: Pumpkin Dandies are a candy that you will certainly want to include on your Halloween party snack list.

Yield: about 2 1/2 dozen

You can also use this pumpkin recipe for Thanksgiving and other Fall seasonal parties.

1 cup Pumpkin
1 cup Sugar
1 1/4 cups3 Coconut Flakes
1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon Nutmeg
Walnuts or Peanuts, finely chopped
Candied Cherries

Preparation Directions:
  1. In a saucepan, combine pumpkin, sugar, coconut and spices.
  2. Cook over medium heat, stirring frequently.
  3. The candy is done, when it becomes thick and forms a ball in the center of the pan.
  4. Pour mixture onto a buttered cookie sheet.
  5. Cover loosely with plastic wrap, and allow to completely cool.
  6. Lightly butter hands, and then shape candy into bite-sized balls.
  7. Roll candy ball in chopped nuts.
  8. Top with a candied cherry half. Press it lightly into the candy.
  9. Cover and store in the refrigerator until ready to use.

Back to Pumpkin Recipes

Recipes Galore!! Make Fall, Halloween and Thanksgiving holiday snacks and dessert a sheer culinary pleasure. Our pumpkin recipe collection is the largest in the world, with over 130 pumpkin recipes that's sure to please. In addition to our pumpkin recipes we've got dozens of Halloween recipes to help make your Halloween party huge success.  Find a recipe now.


Halloween Decorating
and Pumpkin Carving

Gardener's Net Logo

Home | How to Grow | Giant Pumpkins | Fun 'N Games | Facts 'n Education |
| Recipes | Halloween | Thanksgiving | Community |

Copyright 1998-2021: Pumpkin Nook © By Premier Star Company.