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Traditional 18th Century Pumpkin Pie Recipe

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Try this traditional pumpkin pie recipe from the colonial era. It's perfect for a beautiful fall afternoon, or Thanksgiving dinner! This recipe is full of flavor but a little less sweet compared to modern day pumpkin pie filling that you would find in a can. Try it out and let us know what you think! Ingredients: 1 Sugar Pumpkin 1 tablespoon of Rose Water Cinnamon (to taste) Ginger powder (to taste) Nutmeg (to taste) Mace (to taste) A pinch of salt (optional) 1/4 cup mollasses 1 pint heavy cream More 18th century recipes: http://www.mountvernon.org/inn/recipes/ Visit Mount Vernon: http://www.mountvernon.org/plan-your-visit/
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