13 Canned Pumpkin Recipes Share Print Go beyond the pumpkin pie and add a few scoops of canned pumpkin to your favorite comfort foods to give them a dash of healthy fall flavor. Photography: Ngoc Minh Ngo Prev Next 4/15 Whipper Snapper Whisk together equal parts cream cheese, confectioners' sugar and pumpkin; season with pumpkin-pie spice to taste. Spoon into a store-bought puff pastry cup (or spread on toast). Voila! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!