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12 Brilliant Things To Eat This Autumn

The best thing about autumn is you can eat it. Put on your favourite cardigan, fill your pockets with conkers, and treat yourself to a Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks – it's autumn in a cup.

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1. Pumpkin Swirl Brownies With Pecans

Rich, fudgy brownies with a pumpkin cream cheese swirl – who wouldn't want this in their mouth right now? Get the recipe here.
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Rich, fudgy brownies with a pumpkin cream cheese swirl – who wouldn't want this in their mouth right now? Get the recipe here.

2. Pumpkin Sticky Buns

With a touch of pumpkin spice, a lot of gooey caramel syrup, and delicious pecans, you won't even look at another breakfast food after you've had one of these. Learn how to make 'em.
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With a touch of pumpkin spice, a lot of gooey caramel syrup, and delicious pecans, you won't even look at another breakfast food after you've had one of these. Learn how to make 'em.

3. Butternut Squash Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Sure, you've got your favourite way of making mac ‘n’ cheese, and you rarely deviate from the perfect plan. But you would for this recipe. You would.
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Sure, you've got your favourite way of making mac ‘n’ cheese, and you rarely deviate from the perfect plan. But you would for this recipe. You would.

4. Pumpkin Cranberry Bundt Cake

You know how people think you're extra impressive if you bake a cake? If you baked one like this, the effect would double. Pumpkin, cranberries, and almonds, topped with cream cheese icing – learn how to mix them together here.
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You know how people think you're extra impressive if you bake a cake? If you baked one like this, the effect would double. Pumpkin, cranberries, and almonds, topped with cream cheese icing – learn how to mix them together here.

5. Chocolate Pumpkin Tart With Gingersnap Crust

Why have a regular pumpkin pie when you can combine three desserts in one dessert? Learn the secret of dessert here.
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Why have a regular pumpkin pie when you can combine three desserts in one dessert? Learn the secret of dessert here.

6. Autumn Harvest Chili

There's nothing better than staying in on a cold Sunday afternoon and eating a hearty stew after kicking some leaves about in the park. Like this one.
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There's nothing better than staying in on a cold Sunday afternoon and eating a hearty stew after kicking some leaves about in the park. Like this one.

7. Pumpkin Blondies

If you're making brownies you need a yang to your yin. That's just science. We found the perfect one.
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If you're making brownies you need a yang to your yin. That's just science. We found the perfect one.

8. Honey Bourbon Butternut Squash Soup

This recipe supposedly serves four people, but it looks so delicious that it may as well read "one serving".
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This recipe supposedly serves four people, but it looks so delicious that it may as well read "one serving".

9. Apple Pie Bombs a la Mode

What's better than apple pie? Apple pie bombs.
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What's better than apple pie? Apple pie bombs.

10. Pumpkin Olive Oil Cake With Brown Butter Glaze

Sweet, nutty, and drenched in butter. Everything is just better drenched in butter, even pumpkin. Here's the proof.
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Sweet, nutty, and drenched in butter. Everything is just better drenched in butter, even pumpkin. Here's the proof.

11. Easy Pumpkin Praline Danish

Apparently, all it takes for you to fall in love with a cheesy danish is added autumnal spices and sticky pumpkin drizzle. Here's the special sticky pumpkin drizzle code.
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Apparently, all it takes for you to fall in love with a cheesy danish is added autumnal spices and sticky pumpkin drizzle. Here's the special sticky pumpkin drizzle code.

12. Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts with Cinnamon Glaze

What's perfect with a cup of coffee, a big jumper, and a walk in the park? Doughnuts you made yourself.
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What's perfect with a cup of coffee, a big jumper, and a walk in the park? Doughnuts you made yourself.

But if you can't be bothered to make any of this, you can always just stop by Starbucks for a Pumpkin Spice Latte.