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10 Ways to Use Canned Pumpkin (Besides in a Pie)


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Cake

Sure, you can make a pumpkin cake from scratch -- if you have a couple of hours to kill. But you can also add a can of pumpkin purée to a box of cake mix and fool everyone into thinking you've been slaving away. The cooked gourd is a tasty match with yellow, chocolate or spice cake mix, and you'll earn even more rave reviews if you top this treat with cream cheese frosting.


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