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Pumpkin Cookies

Use pumpkin to create a unique flavor with these recipes for pumpkin cookies, including pumpkin spice cookies, cannoli, whoopie pies, drop cookies, cookie pops, frosted cookies, tassies and more.

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Pecan Pumpkin Pie Pinwheels

Pecan Pumpkin Pie Pinwheels

Pecan Pumpkin Pie Pinwheels

These pie-like cookie spirals are a pretty way to bring pumpkin flavor to dessert any time of the year.—Kathy Yarosh, Apopka, Florida

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Tassies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Tassies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Tassies

This pumpkin and chocolate cookie has a special feel that makes it perfect for a holiday dessert table. If you don’t have a pastry tip, use a freezer bag to pipe the buttercream into the cookie cup. It works well for me. —Laura Milanowski, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Pumpkin Cookies with Browned Butter Frosting

Pumpkin Cookies with Browned Butter Frosting

Pumpkin Cookies with Browned Butter Frosting

The recipe for these pleasantly spiced pumpkin cookies won a champion ribbon at our local county fair. These are a family favorite, and everyone enjoys the soft, cake-like texture. —Robin Nagel, Whitehall, Montana
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Pumpkin Spice Cutouts

Pumpkin Spice Cutouts

Pumpkin Spice Cutouts

Through all the years I have been cooking and baking, I’ve never come across a pumpkin cookie recipe that you can actually cut out with cookie cutters. (Most I’ve found are drop cookies.) Each bite tastes just like pumpkin pie—delicious! —Marion Kearley, Ladner, British Columbia

Pumpkin-Chocolate Whoopie Cookies

Pumpkin-Chocolate Whoopie Cookies

Pumpkin-Chocolate Whoopie Cookies

Chocolate and pumpkin—yum! At a party, my friends cut their whoopie pies in half thinking that's all they'd eat. Once they had a taste, they devoured the rest. —Diane Selich, Vassar, Michigan

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

These big soft spice cookies, created by our Test Kitchen staff, have a sweet frosting that makes them an extra special treat. Enjoy!

Pumpkin Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chip Cookies

These golden cake-like cookies are my favorite, especially around the holidays. They disappear quickly from my dessert trays. The subtle pumpkin and cinnamon flavors pair nicely with chocolate chips. -Tami Burroughs, Salem, Oregon

Pumpkin Drop Cookies

Pumpkin Drop Cookies

Pumpkin Drop Cookies

With just a hint of pumpkin flavor and a buttery cinnamon frosting, these cakelike drop cookies are sure to be a hit at a fall gathering. Denise Smith, a field editor from Lusk, Wyoming, shared the big-batch recipe.

Pumpkin Pecan Tassies

Pumpkin Pecan Tassies

Pumpkin Pecan Tassies

Field editor Pat Habiger of Spearville, Kansas suggests, "These delicious mini tarts are lovely for Christmas or to serve at a tea. They're worth the extra time it takes to make them."

Spice Cookies with Pumpkin Dip

Spice Cookies with Pumpkin Dip

Spice Cookies with Pumpkin Dip

My husband and two kids are sure to eat the first dozen of these cookies, warm from the oven, before the next tray is even done. A co-worker gave me the recipe for the pumpkin dip, which everyone loves with the cookies. —Kelly McNeal, Derby, Kansas

Jumbo Jack-o'-Lantern Cookies

Jumbo Jack-o'-Lantern Cookies

Jumbo Jack-o'-Lantern Cookies

Every Halloween, I'd have a batch of these cookies waiting for my kids when they came home from school so they could decorate their own. Eventually, they started bringing friends home to join in the fun.
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