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Recipe: Pumpkin Butter

Recipe by Jenice Lee Photograph by Sarah & Chris Rhoads of We Are the Rhoads

This recipe for Pumpkin Butter accompanied our story titled Essentials of Fall Camping. 

3 cups pumpkin puree
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 cup apple cider
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves

1. Combine all ingredients in a large saucepan and bring to a boil. Turn down the heat and let mixture simmer for 30–45 minutes, giving the flavors time to combine.
2. Stir often and taste, adjusting the spice according to your preference.
3. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week.

Yields approximately 4 cups

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