Pumpkin Pie Custard Recipe

Today many individuals are going gluten free. A challenging time is always around the holidays. This recipe is like pumpkin pie, but without the crust. I made up for the loss of a crust by using heavy whipping cream. The recipe is very rich, creamy and dreamy!
Pumpkin Pie Custard Recipe
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 4
  • 1¾ cans of organic pumpkin
  • ½ cup (or less) of sugar
  • ½ t of salt
  • 2 T pumpkin pie spice (see cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, clove and allspice recipe below)
  • 2 free range eggs beaten
  • 1½ cup organic heavy whipping cream
  • 3 T Great Lakes Hydrolysate Gelatin (sold at Vitality Inc)
  • 3 T cinnamon
  • 2 t each of ginger and nutmeg
  • 1½ t each of clove and allspice
  1. Pre-heat oven to 400
  2. Place cream in bowl and put gelatin on top and let set. In saucepan stir in pumpkin over medium high heat for 10 minutes or until dry and carmaelized.
  3. Remove from heat and stir in sugar, salt and spices.
  4. Stir in cream and gelatin. I use a bullet.
  5. Add eggs.
  6. Grease ramekins or an 8 X * dish with coconut oil and pour in pumpkin mixture. Bake 25-30 minutes.
  7. Top with homemade whipping cream.
  8. For Pumpkin Pie Spice, blend cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, clove and allspice ingredients together.
  9. Be sure and top with organic whipped cream.


I would love to hear how you liked my pumpkin pie recipe. Did you put your own personal twist to the recipe?

Your thoughts/comments are appreciated.

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Linda DeFever, CPT


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