Pump(kin) Up Thanksgiving


Pumpkin cookies are a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table.

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

If you like sweets and are looking for a tasty fall-themed addition to your Thanksgiving dinner table, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies are the way to go. These cookies are a super easy dish to bring to Thanksgiving at someone else’s house, for your own Thanksgiving celebration, or just to enjoy all by yourself. These cookies will make you a favorite in everyone’s book.


  • 2 Cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 Teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup 100% pure pumpkin
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 cups (12 oz. bag) semi-sweet chocolate chips