Vegan Pumpkin Pie

For fresh pumpkin purée: Halve and remove the seeds of sugar pumpkins, place cut-side down in a baking dish, cover with foil, and bake at 375°F for 90 minutes. Scoop out the flesh and purée until smooth.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 1 hourDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 2 cups pumpkin purée
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ½ tsp. ground ginger
  • ¼ tsp. ground cloves
  • ¼ tsp. nutmeg
  • ¼ tsp. allspice
  • 10 oz. firm tofu, drained and patted dry
  • ½ package (16 oz.) vegan pie dough, pressed into a pie plate

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 425°F.
  • In a food processor, blend pumpkin, brown sugar, sugar, salt, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, nutmeg, allspice, and tofu until smooth. Pour into prepared pie crust and smooth with a spatula.
  • Bake for 15 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F and bake for an additional 40 minutes, until crust is golden brown. Filling may still be somewhat wobbly. Chill for several hours before serving.