It’s that time of year when everybody is talking about pumpkin. And with Halloween right around the corner we thought it would be fun to round up some of the best ways to enjoy pumpkin treats! So this Halloween we’re indulging in our love of pumpkin with some fun and festive treats that are way better than a bag of candy.
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Halloween Pumpkin (Trick or) Treats Curated by Dessert Blogger Nastassia Johnson
Pumpkin Malasadas from Padeira Bakery
Paderia is a modern bakery serving traditional baked goods curated from around the world and best known for their malasadas (Portuguese donuts commonly found in Hawaii). All products are made fresh-from-scratch with the finest ingredients. All month enjoy their special pumpkin malasada, pumpkin cheesecake and
Pumpkin Pie Cookies from Milk Jar Cookies
Milk Jar Cookies offers homemade cookies that they pair with locally-sourced milk, ice cream and coffee. They hand roll every cookie and bake them in small batches from morning until night. For fall they have their signature pumpkin pie cookie and fall sprinkled birthday cake cookies. Their cozy shop is nestled along the historic corridor on Wilshire Blvd in Mid-City.
Pumpkin Butter Cake Maestros
Mastro’s is introducing a pumpkin butter cake on October 15 to enjoy throughout the holidays! Already known for their infamous butter cake, the pumpkin flavored dessert will be a spin on the signature warm butter cake, with the addition of real pumpkin and seasonal hard spices. It will be topped and baked with pumpkin pie spiced cream cheese, finished with caramelized raw sugar and served with vanilla ice cream, caramel sauce, and homemade whipped cream.
Pumpkin Truffles and Pumpkin Layer Cake Milk Bar
Milk Bar is an award-winning bakery known for putting a playfully unexpected spin on familiar desserts and savory snacks, including the Cereal MilkTM Soft Serve, Compost Cookies® and Crack Pie®, all of which have gained worldwide recognition since Christina Tosi opened the first location in 2008 in NYC. They opened their first LA location last month and for fall have launched Pumpkin Dulce De Leche treats in the form of their signature cake truffles, and layer cake.
Pumpkin Dog Treats from Canidae
CANIDAE is a Southern California-based independent and family owned pet food company that has been around for 22 years. Last year they launched CANIDAE Farms at which they are growing ingredients like sweet potatoes, squash, tomatoes, yellow peas, sage for their “farm to bowl” pet food! And for fall they’ve created some fun pumpkin treats for your four-legged best friend because they deserve to get in on the pumpkin fun too! Grain Free PURE Chewy Dog Treats in Bison & Pumpkin and Pure Petite Duck & Pumpkin Small Breed Dog Food.