Leftover Pumpkin and Coffee-Infused Pie Recipe

Try this delicious recipe for your leftover pumpkin this Halloween, with a twist of coffee! A perfect, zero waste way to use up your leftover pumpkin.

✔️ You'll need:⁣⁣

  • ½ cup brown sugar⁣
  • ½ cup white sugar⁣
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon⁣
  • ¼ tsp. ground ginger⁣
  • 2 eggs⁣
  • 1 ¾ cups pumpkin puree⁣
  • 1 cup evaporated milk⁣
  • ½ cup coffee, brewed⁣
  • 350g sweet shortcrust pastry⁣
  • 1 tsp. icing sugar or whipped cream⁣

🧑🏻‍🍳 Method:⁣⁣

  1. Place the pumpkin in a large saucepan, cover with water and bring to the boil. Cover with a lid and simmer for 15 mins or until tender. Drain pumpkin; let cool. ⁣
  2. Push the cooled pumpkin through a sieve into a large bowl.⁣
  3. Heat oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 7. ⁣
  4. Roll out the pastry on a lightly floured surface and use it to line a 22cm loose-bottomed tart tin. Chill for 15 mins. ⁣
  5. Line the pastry with baking parchment and baking beans, then bake for 15 mins. Remove the beans and paper, and cook for a further 10 mins until the base is pale golden and biscuity. Remove from the oven and allow to cool slightly.⁣
  6. Combine the two sugars, cinnamon and ginger in a small bowl.⁣
  7. Beat eggs in a second bowl, continue beating while adding pumpkin puree first, followed by sugar mixture. Gradually add evaporated milk and coffee. ⁣
  8. Pour the mixture into the tart shell and cook for 10 mins, then reduce the temperature to 180C/160C fan/gas 4.⁣
  9. Continue to bake for 35-40 mins until the filling has just set.⁣
  10. Leave to cool, then remove the pie from the tin. Dust with icing sugar or top with whipped cream, serve and enjoy!⁣

💡Our Recommendation

We recommend you to try this recipe with our single-origin Brazil São Luiz coffee, with notes of chocolate swiss roll, toffee, and sweet clementine. You can even consider Coffee Taster Pack and Los Clásicos Bundle if you are feeling adventurous. Play with our range of ethically sourced specialty coffees in completely sustainable, plastic-free, and compostable packaging. 

(Photo by House of Nash Eats)

Related Posts

Christmas Mocha Yule Log Recipe
Christmas Mocha Yule Log Recipe
With Christmas around the corner, we've got the perfect chocolatey coffee treat that'll be a stunning centre piece for a
Read More
3 Simple Ways To Make Black Friday More Sustainable
3 Simple Ways To Make Black Friday More Sustainable
It's that time of year again, Black Friday – a hyper-consumerist frenzy and symbol of overconsumption that is the antith
Read More
6 Tips For An Eco-Friendly Christmas
6 Tips For An Eco-Friendly Christmas
Christmas is coming up. We at Alpaca Coffee have prepared 6 tips for you to have a more eco-friendly holiday season. You
Read More

Leave a comment