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Grilled Pumpkin with a Cinnamon-Whiskey Glaze

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Satisfy your pumpkin craving on your grill this fall.  Grilling pumpkin is quick and easy. The cinnamon-whiskey glaze is warm and sweet and compliments the pumpkin spectacularly.

For this recipe, you will want a “pie pumpkin,” which you should be able to find in produce departments during fall. These are smaller pumpkins that are grown for flavor in...

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Ingredients

1
pie pumpkin
 
Spray oil
For the Seasoning
1
tablespoon light brown sugar
1
teaspoon roasted ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon grated nutmeg
1/4
teaspoon ground ginger
1/4
teaspoon dried orange zest (optional)
1/8
teaspoon ground allspice
For the Cinnamon Whiskey Glaze
1
cup chicken stock
1/2
cup light brown sugar
1
tablespoon cornstarch
1
tablespoon cold water
1-2
ounces cinnamon whiskey

Directions

1

Put the chicken stock in a small pot over medium heat and bring to a simmer. Reduce heat and simmer until reduced to a half cup, about 15 minutes.

2

Add in the brown sugar and whisk until blended. Reduce heat to low.

3

Make a slurry by whisking the cornstarch and water together. Whisk into the stock mixture until blended, just 1-2 minutes.

4

Add in the cinnamon and whiskey to taste.

5

Mix together the seasoning ingredients.

6

Preheat your grill to medium high heat.

7

Clean the pumpkin. Wash and then slice in half with a large chef’s knife. Scrape out the seeds and pulp (the seeds are great for roasting). Slice the pumpkin into ¾ to 1” wedges. Clean the inside edges with a vegetable peeler.

8

Spritz the slices with oil and then sprinkle them evenly with seasoning.

9

Grill the slices over direct heat for 5 minutes per side.

10

Brush the slices on both sides with the cinnamon-whiskey glaze and place on the upper rack of your grill. Cook for five more minutes.

11

Remove from the grill and serve while warm.

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