Kicking off the holiday season can be easy! With a few classic things your home and the recipes you serve will be warm, inviting, and delicious. Let’s run down the list together to make sure you’re ready for the holidays...
One thing you’ll need to do is to spruce up the outside of your home. Line a few pumpkins on your walkway or steps and add a festive wreath to your door.
Next, let’s head inside! As your family and friends enter your home, they’ll definitely notice your fall decor and detailed touches. But one thing that really sets the mood of the season is the scent. And with so many fresh recipes that you can make, there’s no need to use artificial room scents. This fresh, delicious Cinnamon Pumpkin Pie gives off the most aromatic smell that will fill your entire home and bring back fond memories of celebrating this season. And as a host, you can feel great about serving it to your guests because it has better-for-you ingredients including Eggland’s Best eggs.
You probably have some traditional family recipes like this pumpkin pie and boosting the nutritional value of your desserts is easy by swapping out ordinary eggs and using Eggland’s Best eggs. Don’t worry, your family recipes will still taste just how they did when you were growing up...but better! Eggland’s Best eggs are the only eggs that provide better taste, better nutrition, and better freshness. Plus, they’re a great source of double the omega-3s, compared to ordinary eggs. This is really important in the fall and winter because they help you maintain good health and your body cannot make them on its own.
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By incorporating Eggland’s Best eggs into your sweet treats, you’ll feel better about indulging this season! They also lead to a better baking recipe as they improve emulsifying qualities, so use them for all your courses in your holiday meals! While you’re at your local grocer picking up other holiday essentials, add few cartons of Eggland’s Best eggs to your cart, just look for that distinctive red “EB” stamp on the shell.
And remember a fresh egg equals a fresh recipe. It’s an easy way to enjoy a fresh start this season, just head to EgglandsBest.com for more inspiration and delicious recipes!
Cinnamon Pumpkin Pie
Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 55 min Yield: 6 servings
Recipe by: Taste of Home Magazine
2 Eggland’s Best Eggs (large), lightly beaten
1 cup sugar
4 teaspoons cornstarch
1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 can (15 oz.) solid-pack pumpkin
1 cup milk
1 unbaked pastry shell (9 inches)
Preheat oven to 400° F.
In a small bowl, combine the sugar, cornstarch, salt and cinnamon.
In a large bowl, combine the eggs, pumpkin and sugar mixture. Gradually stir in milk.
Combine both mixtures and pour into pastry shell.
Bake at 400° F for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 350° and bake for 45-50 minutes longer or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean.