There are so many ways to jazz up pumpkin pie, but my favorites involve textural contrast. Take this pumpkin pie with maple crumb toppingThe creamy custardy pie is topped with a streusel topping that is both sweet and crunchy. The flavor combination is fantastic, and the contrast of textures really gives this pie a "wow" factor.
For more pumpkin pie recipes, see also:
- Easy Pumpkin Pie - A frozen crust makes quick work of this classic pumpkin pie.
- Double Layer Pumpkin Pie - A cheeselike-like layer makes this pie like two desserts in one.
- Chocolate Pumpkin Pie Recipe - Now you have something to serve the chocolate-lovers for dessert on Thanksgiving day.
Pumpkin Pie with Maple Crumb Topping image by Stephanie Gallagher 2012, licensed to About.com Inc.