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Hungry Girl Today: 6.5.13

Dear HG,

I love your recipes! I've noticed you often use canned pumpkin in baked goods like brownies. Why? Won't my brownies taste like pumpkin?

Pondering Pumpkin

Hi Pondering Pumpkin,

Thanks for the recipe love! Those are really good questions. I can see why you'd think pumpkin would make chocolatey treats taste more like pumpkin-y desserts, but it doesn't! Here's the lowdown on why I use pumpkin in these recipes and why it won't affect the way they taste...