Healthy Recipes

Crunchy Pumpkin Pie
dashed separator
Servings: 9
Ingredients and Preparation
Ingredients Measures
Quick cooking oats 1 cup  
Whole wheat flour ¼ cup
Ground almonds ¼ cup
Brown sugar 2 tablespoons  
Salt ¼ teaspoon
Vegetable oil 3 tablespoons  
Water 1 tablespoon  
Ingredients Measures
Packed brown sugar ¼ cup
Ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon
Ground nutmeg ¼ teaspoon
Salt ¼ teaspoon
Egg, beaten 1
Vanilla 4 teaspoons
Canned pumpkin 1 cup  
Evaporated skim milk 2/3 cup  


Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 425ºF.
  2. Mix oats, flour, almonds, sugar, and salt together in small mixing bowl.
  3. Blend oil and water together in measuring cup with fork or small wire whisk until emulsified.
  4. Add oil mixture to dry ingredients and mix well. If needed, add small amount of water to hold mixture together.
  5. Press into a 9 inch pie pan and bake for 8-10 minutes, or until light brown.
  6. Turn down oven to 350ºF.
  7. Mix sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt together in a bowl.
  8. Add eggs and vanilla and mix to blend ingredients.
  9. Add pumpkin and milk and stir to combine.
  10. Pour into prepared pie shell.
  11. Bake 45 minutes at 350ºF or until knife inserted near center comes out clean.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1/9 of a 9 inch pie
Calories 177
Total Fat 8 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 24 mg
Sodium 153 mg
dashed separator
healthy living calculator
Current Research From Top Journals


Fecal Transplants Induce Ulcerative Colitis Remission
July 2015

A randomized trial found that fecal microbiota transplantation had a higher rate of remission in patients with active ulcerative colitis than those who recieved placebo. Fecal transplantation is believed to help the intestine develop a healthy balance of bacteria in the gut which can help the intestine recover and function more effectively.

dot separator
previous editions

Exercise Associated with Healthy Baby Weight
June 2015

Mindful Meditation May Reduce Symptoms and Complications of Insomnia
May 2015

Chewing Gum After Surgery May Improve Digestive Tract Recovery
April 2015

dashed separator

Advertisement

Our Free Newsletter
click here to see all of our uplifting newsletters »

 

Advertisement

Advertisement

DiggDeliciousNewsvineRedditStumbleTechnoratiFacebook