Would you like to re-create those pumpkin pie 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:
- ⅓ cup ground cinnamon
- 1 tablespoon ground ginger
- 1 tablespoon ground nutmeg or mace
- 1-½ teaspoons ground cloves
- 1-½ teaspoons ground allspice
Add a gift tag with these instructions: “For pumpkin pie, add 1 to 1 ½ teaspoons of spice mix to your other ingredients.”
Try adding this pumpkin pie spice mix to our Creamy Pumpkin Pie!
Where did pumpkin spice come from? Enjoy the column, A Century-Long Passion for Pumpkin Spice.