Did you know that pumpkin seeds are high in zinc and a good source of essential fatty acids as well as protein? Pumpkin itself is rich in Vitamin A which is said to be good for maturing follicles and cervical fluid. Here are some pumpkin recipes for once you’ve carved your winning pumpkin for #IFpumpkinsmackdown! I’ve decided to be thoroughly British and link to the BBC.
1. Pumpkin Biryani – the desi girl in me appreciates this! Also LOVE how it’s served in a pumpkin. I might have to design a Bollywood pumpkin now.
2. Pumpkin Pie – I’ve never had pumpkin pie. You ladies across the pond must have some brilliant recipes to share for this! Please leave links below if you do.
3. Roast Pumpkin with cream, thyme and parmesan – Said to make ‘a wonderful starter.’
4. Thai Pumpkin Soup – Rated 5 stars with 82 reviews, this has got to be a winner!
It was a hit at Hogwarts and it’s probably religiously drunk by Harry Potter fans worldwide. Here’s a recipe for you hardcore juicers – made from pumpkin, apple, pineapple, honey and cinnamon.
We may be quiet but Turtle, Betty and me have been secretly planning the categories along with some small prizes. They may be small but we think they rock. Betty will reveal them soon!