Tuesday, November 2, 2010

ABC Wednesday (a little early)- Pumpkin Preoccupation

Not just for halloween...  :)

Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater
Had a wife and couldn't keep her.
He put her in a pumpkin shell
And there he kept her very well . . .

Pumpkin Pie Crunch Mix

1/4cup brown sugar
1tablespoon pumpkin pie spice
1/4cup butter
2teaspoons vanilla
2cups Cinnamon Chex® cereal
2cups Wheat Chex® cereal
2cups Honey Nut Chex® cereal
8oz pecans

In small bowl, mix brown sugar and pumpkin pie spice; set aside. In small microwave-safe dish, microwave butter on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in vanilla. In large microwavable bowl, mix all cereals and pecans. Pour butter mixture over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly distributed. Add sugar and spice mixture and stir until coated.

Microwave uncovered on High 5 minutes or until mixture begins to brown, stirring every minute. Spread on wax paper or a cookie sheet to cool. Store in airtight container.


Gramma Ann said...

Many Pumpkin Pictures this week. The recipe sounds yummy. I hope you and yours enjoyed it.

EG Wow said...

Pumpkin Pie crunch sounds incredibly delicious!

Sylvia K said...

What a YUMMY P for the P Day!! Going to have to try that one! Love your photos of all those pumpkins! How fun! Hope your week is going well!


photowannabe said...

I never heard of that mix with those flavors before. It sounds delicious. Great post for P.

ρομπερτ said...

How impressive a sight ! Interesting to read as well. Please have a good Wednesday.

daily athens

Jane's In The Jungle said...

Love the pumpkin patch p[ictures each year!!

Roger Owen Green said...

a promising pumpkin recipe.

Peter, Peter was one of the first things I ever learned on the piano. all black keys.

ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Gayle said...

I've never seen a recipe such as this - sounds yummy! (have you noticed that Christmas candy/decor is now in the stores? Gets earlier & earlier each year!)

Dani said...

So pretty. And delicious..

Tumblewords: said...

Palatable pumpkins!

Misfit in Paradise said...

Pumpkin bars are my absolute favorite dessert. Thanks for sharing with us.
Donna - ABC Wednesday

Reader Wil said...

Lovely combination of Halloween and ABC for P. I love the nursery rhyme! Thanks for your visit! Peace to you too!