Sweet Pumpkin Purée with Toasted Pecan Topping

Sweet Pumpkin Purée with Toasted Pecan Topping
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  • Makes
    8
    servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cans (15 oz. each) LIBBY'S® 100% Pure Pumpkin
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) margarine or butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup toasted, chopped pecans
  • salt

Instructions

COMBINE pumpkin, brown sugar, margarine, cinnamon and nutmeg in medium saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture comes to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cook for 1 to 2 minutes. Season with salt. Transfer to serving dish. Top with toasted pecans.

NOTE: Without the toasted pecan topping, this purée can be used as a thickener to soups.

Nutritional Information

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 9g 14%
  • Saturated Fat 4g 20%
  • Cholesterol 15mg 5%
  • Sodium 60mg 3%
  • Carbohydrates 22g 7%
  • Dietary Fiber 5g 19%
  • Vitamin A 270%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Calcium 4%
  • Iron 4%
  • Sugars 17g
  • Protein 2g

* Percentage Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.