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Simple Roasted Pumpkin

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 20 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 6 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 3 ingredients

This simple Roasted Pumpkin recipe is a very basic recipe that can be easily jazzed up. Try variations with cayenne pepper, cinnamon, whole garlic cloves, fresh sage, thyme, rosemary, or maple syrup. The additions...


  • 1 three pound pumpkin, washed
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
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Nutrition Facts


83 cals


5 g

Saturated Fat

1 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

1 g

Monounsaturated Fat

3 g


11 g


4 g


1 g


2 g


540 mg


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.
  2. With a large knife, cut the pumpkin in half. With a spoon, scoop out the seeds. Cut the squash into 1-inch slices.
  3. Transfer the pumpkin to two baking sheets lined with parchment paper, placing them in a single layer. Drizzle with olive and salt and pepper, and any other additions.
  4. With a large knife, cut the pumpkin in half. With a spoon, scoop out the seeds. Cut the pumpkin into 1-inch slices.

Registered Dietitian Approved

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