Pumpkin Spice Mix Recipe

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Would you like to re-create those pumpkin spice mixtures that are often for sale in gift shops? Here is the right proportion of ingredients.

Pumpkin Spice Mix Recipe

Mix the following in a nice gift jar:

  • 1/3 cup ground cinnamon

  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger

  • 1 tablespoon ground nutmeg or mace

  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cloves

  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground allspice

Add a gift tag with these instructions: "For pumpkin pie, add 1 to 1-1/2 teaspoons of spice mix to your other ingredients."

TIP: Sprinkle a teaspoon of pumpkin spice mix into your carved pumpkin before lighting the candle.

Find more pumpkin recipes in our archives.

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There is no ALLSPICE here in

By lgturiel

There is no ALLSPICE here in Brazil either, but the cinnamon, clove and nutmeg combination is enough to make a perfect pumpkin spice mix. (canela, cravo e noz-moscada).

Are you using ground fresh

By Sarita

Are you using ground fresh ginger? I imagine it's store bought dry ginger you're referring to.
Please clarify. Thanks.

Yes, ground ginger means the

By Almanac Staff

Yes, ground ginger means the dry spice you find in the baking aisle.

I was wondering if there was

By Kalia

I was wondering if there was anyway to make it with out cinnamon by daughter is highly allergic to it and I don't want to make it if she can't have it thank you

I sometimes substitute

By Annette Hutt

I sometimes substitute coriander for cinnamon in different recipes. My daughter and I have an allergy to cinnamon too.

Hi, Kalia, A mix of ginger,

By Almanac Staff

Hi, Kalia, A mix of ginger, allspice, nutmeg and cloves is a good substitute for cinnamon.

Allspice has cinnamon in it.

By Jen772277 on September 13

Allspice has cinnamon in it.

I should say, some do. So be

By Jen772277 on September 13

I should say, some do. So be careful. I don't know how to edit comments and this got posted before I was ready. Sorry about that.

Hello was surprised how to

By ana silva

Hello was surprised how to make pumpkin spice the only thing here in portugal they dont have allspice what should be done thanks so much i hope to hear back from you. Bye

Intenta buscar Pimienta de

By Tiburonsanz on September 13

Intenta buscar Pimienta de Jamaica
Try looking for Pimienta de Jamaica. In case you have never seen it is like black peppercorns but bigger.

Probably won't help you in

By Keith Cod

Probably won't help you in portugal but there is an american plant or two that can be substituted for allspice. The main one is Lindera Benzoin. Maybe go ahead and plant one so you don't have this problem next time!! :)

Hi, Ana, If you don't have

By Almanac Staff

Hi, Ana, If you don't have allspice, here's a decent substitue: Mix together equal parts nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves. Store any unused portion in an air-tight container.

Very festive for the Fall

By Anonymous13

Very festive for the Fall season.

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