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    . . . . canned pumpkin is back on the store shelves. It's been almost a year since I've seen any; bad weather ruined the crops.
     
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    First thing i did last year when i heard that news was to go out and buy two cases.

    Im glad its back though!
     
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    Great!

    There was a bad shortage last season...I couldn't make pumpkin scones.

    A crisis.
     
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    fresh cooked pumpkin freezes very well. we bought about 20 pumpkins last year, cooked em and froze em.

    edit:we scooped them before freezing :redface:
     
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    I wasn't paying attention and didn't know there would be such a shortage. I had found a fantastic pumpkin cake recipe and searched high and low for the right sized pan (9" square). Finally found it, made the cake twice and . . . . boom, no more pumpkin.

    Guess what I'm baking today? :eusa_drool:
     
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    OOOHH...both of you....care to share the recipes?


     
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    pumpkins got too much rain and rotted in the fields last year...shouldnt be a problem this year
     
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    Ya know del, ive never liked fresh pumpkin. Ive tried using the "sugar pie" pumpkins too and they just don't taste right to me.
     
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    Pumpkin? What is this pumpkin you speak of? Could you be talking about punkin? Cuz I loves me some punkin pie!!!
     
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    ;) that's the very same one!
     

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