Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe

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Pumpkin Pie Spice is the flavor of the season! Fall isn’t complete without pumpkin flavored everything, and this Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice recipe is the perfect complement. This easy homemade seasoning mix needs to be on your spice rack for pies, brownies, muffins, and more!

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice recipe in a bowl

Pumpkin Pie Spice

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice is the fall seasoning you need for holiday baking and desserts. Learn how to make pumpkin pie spice with this simple recipe!

Fall wouldn’t be complete without an array of pumpkin flavored recipes. It’s one of the iconic autumn flavors, and pumpkin should be in EVERYTHING this time of year if you ask me. Pumpkin Pie is a must throughout the fall season, so one of my go-to ingredients right now is this amazing Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice!

Pumpkin Pie Spice may not be pumpkin flavored, but it has that same essence of pumpkin pie that makes everything feel cozy and comforting. This blend of spices screams pumpkin, even if it’s not really there. And it’s SO good. It’s the perfect homemade spice to use in your pumpkin pies of course, but it’s also great for muffins, brownies, and even smoothies.

You definitely need this homemade pumpkin pie spice on hand this fall season for all of your baking and desserts. It will surely come in handy, so make a batch of your own homemade spice mix and enjoy!

This Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice recipe is exactly what you need for all of your fall baking. Add it to pies, smoothies, muffins and more!

How to make pumpkin pie spice: A bowl filled with separated spices

A bowl of mixed spices with a gold spoon

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

Nothing says fall these days like pumpkin spice! Whether it’s the pumpkin spice lattes or pumpkin spice muffins, this mix of flavors is a must for autumn. This homemade pumpkin pie spice recipe is simple enough to make for yourself, instead of buying it at the store. This recipe makes 1/2 cup, so you can make as little as you need each season, or double up and make a big  batch if you really like making all things pumpkin (I know I do)!

What is in Pumpkin Pie Spice?

What’s in pumpkin pie spice and why is it called that? Well, it’s a mix of spices that is commonly used to season pumpkin pie. It doesn’t taste like pumpkin, but this seasoning mix is the perfect complement to all pumpkin dishes. Go beyond pie and use this homemade pumpkin pie spice in lots of fall recipes!

Pumpkin Pie Spice Ingredients:

  • Cinnamon
  • Allspice
  • Nutmeg
  • Ginger
  • Mace
  • Cloves

Pumpkin Spice recipe: cinnamon, nutmeg, mace, cloves, allspice, ginger

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice in a small glass spice jar

How to Make Pumpkin Pie Spice

If you’re wondering how to make pumpkin pie spice at home, don’t worry. It’s as easy as any recipe could be! Gather the listed spices from your cabinet (you probably have them all already anyways), mix them together in a bowl, and then you’re done! Store your homemade seasoning in a glass spice jar or another airtight container, and it will keep up to 6 months (or more).

Favorite Pumpkin Recipes

I’m a pumpkin fanatic. During autumn, I want to eat everything pumpkin or apple flavored. Pies, tarts, drinks, muffins, dumplings…I want it all to taste like fall! I guess it just gives me all the cozy feelings and that’s what I love about this season. This homemade pumpkin pie spice recipe can be used in so many recipes to add an extra kick. Yum!

Here are some of my favorite pumpkin recipes that call for pumpkin pie spice:

A blend of spices in a ceramic bowl

Make this Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice recipe ASAP and start your fall baking. You can’t go wrong with this simple spice mix for pumpkin pie, pumpkin muffins, and more!

See the recipe card below for details on how to make pumpkin pie spice. Enjoy!

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