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7-Layer Pumpkin Magic Bars

I was really hopeful about this recipe. I mean, I love pumpkin and I love Magic Bars. So combining the two should work well, right?

Well, actually not, in my opinion. It just tasted off. Like a flavor collision gone wrong. They were also a little too gooey (notice dripping bar in the photos?).

It might just be me, though. So if you try the recipe for 7-Layer Pumpkin Magic Bars, let us know what you think!

By the way, I know I said I was only doing a week of pumpkin recipes, but I found five more recipes I really wanted to try. So you’ll just have to bear with two weeks of pumpkin recipes. 🙂 If you don’t like pumpkin, don’t worry, We’ll be spotlighting apple recipes a little later this month!

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  • Tabitha says:

    Thats a bummer the recipe didn’t turn out well for you. I love all the recipes you’ve been sharing so far!

  • Julie says:

    I was really hoping you would make the pumpkin cinnamon rolls to share. I’m making some tonight for in the morning and I wanted to know what you thought of the recipe you pinned. The other recipe I’m looking at is from I liked the one you pinned because of the healthier ingredients. Guess I’ll just pick one and see how they turn out!

    BTW, love all the pumpkin recipes! Keep ’em comin’!

  • Donna says:

    Bummer they didn’t work out for you but- they look SOOOOOOOOO good! …wiping drool…

  • Jenn says:

    These look good sorry it didnt work for you….I must say I am a HUGE pumpkin fan so I am LOVING these collections of recipes 🙂

  • Can’t wait for the apple recipes!
    I’m in the process of canning 2 bushels! :O

  • Natalie says:

    The same exact thing happened to me. They were gooey and we actually ended up eating them in a bowl with ice cream. I wasn’t initially a huge fan, but everyone else was. I think they were much better after being refrigerated because they were set more.

  • Dana says:

    I know what you mean about the flavors gone wrong. I just tried the pinterest recipe with a box of brownie mix and 1 can of pumpkin…AWFUL! Those two things just shouldn’t be mixed together. I loved the density though! I am still trying to figure out how to get that density in my brownies without using pumpkin. Thanks for saving me from doing this– it looks like something I would try!

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