Creamy Basil Jack O' Pumpkin

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Kendra Lichacz 0

"I invented this delicious side dish with our leftover Halloween jack o' lanterns! Works great with your favorite chicken entree."
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40 m servings 168 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 168 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 13 g
  • 20%
  • Carbs:
  • 10.9g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 3.6 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 33 mg
  • 11%
  • Sodium:
  • 158 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir onion, garlic, and pepper in hot oil until onion is golden, 10 to 15 minutes. Stir pumpkin into onion mixture and cook until pumpkin is tender, 15 to 20 minutes.
  2. Stir cream cheese, mayonnaise, and basil puree together in a microwave-safe bowl; microwave until warmed and smooth, about 1 minute. Pour cheese mixture over pumpkin mixture and toss to coat; cook until warmed, about 5 minutes.



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