20 Pumpkin Cookies to Bake for Your Family This Fall

These treats will fly right off the platter.

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Get ready, preheat the oven, and go! You'll want to make each and every one of these pumpkin cookies this fall—they're that incredible. Bursting with different flavors—including chocolate, peanut butter, and caramel—each recipe is packed full of goodness you won't be able to resist. Of course, once you present a plate full of these cookies, your family is going to be begging for more pumpkin recipes. Don't worry—we have you covered. If you're looking for more pumpkin desserts, everyone will love a pumpkin cake, a pumpkin cheesecake, a loaf of pumpkin bread, or even a pumpkin pie. You could also whip up a batch of pumpkin bars, pumpkin muffins, or pumpkin scones. There are also so many savory ways to enjoy the gourd this season—and some of them are even healthy recipes. A fall dinner featuring a pumpkin pasta or pumpkin soup would be a cozy, comforting supper everyone will enjoy. And when you end the meal with one of these cookies, they'll be asking for the meal on repeat all autumn long. Trust us, whether you're baking a batch for a fall dinner party, a Halloween bash, or even just a little treat after a weeknight dinner, these pumpkin cookies will satisfy everyone's sweet tooth.

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Life, Love and Sugar
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches

It doesn't get much more decadent than this dessert. Bake a batch of these bites for your family and watch them get polished off in no time.

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A Latte Food
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cookies

Each and every one of these ooey, gooey cookies is stuffed with a marshmallow. Now that's a sweet surprise!

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Cooking Classy
Pumpkin Cookies With Cream Cheese Frosting

A sweet cream cheese topping makes these cookies absolutely mouthwatering. You'll want to eat it straight from the bowl.

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Life Made Simple
Pumpkin Spice Monster Cookies

Every bite of these loaded treats is bursting with M&M's, chocolate chips, and peanut butter chips. It's impossible to have just one.

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Ambitious Kitchen
Pumpkin Cookies With Salted Maple Frosting

Believe it or not, this treat is actually gluten- and grain-free. You can enjoy a cookie (or two!) without a bit of guilt.

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Inside BruCrew Life
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you're craving some crunch in your cookies, add chopped walnuts to this recipe. Of course, it's still delicious with just chocolate chips.

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Chelsea's Messy Apron
Soft Pumpkin Cookies

If you want perfectly pillowy cookies, this blogger recommends slightly under-baking the batch. She notes it keeps them "soft and dense."

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Chelsea's Messy Apron
Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

This chewy cookie recipe calls for two kinds of chips so every bite is bursting with chocolate.

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Creme de la Crumb
Pumpkin Cookies With Brown Sugar Frosting

The only thing that makes a pumpkin cookie better is brown sugar frosting.

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Baker by Nature
Cinnamon Chip Pumpkin Cookies

Swap out traditional chocolate chips for cinnamon one to add some spice to your dessert.

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Little Lovely Kitchen
Soft Pumpkin Cookies

Sprinkle a little bit of powdered sugar on these soft and delicious pumpkin cookies.

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Little Dairy on the Prairie
Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Put a fall-flavor spin on the classic oatmeal cookie. What's not to love?

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Chelsea's Messy Apron
Bakery Style Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you love chocolate chip cookies and pumpkin-flavored desserts, this recipe is calling your name.

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Ready to Yumble
Chewy Pumpkin Molasses Cookies

This soft, chewy molasses cookie goes perfectly with a glass of milk.

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Two Sisters Crafting
Pumpkin Spice Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Smear some sweet, homemade cream cheese frosting on to these flavor-packed pumpkin cookies.

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Center Cut Cook
Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookies

With a soft, creamy center and a graham cracker coating, these cookies are sure to be a fast favorite for dessert lovers.

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Sally's Baking Addiction
White Chocolate Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Once these delicious cookies are out of the oven, they won't be on the tray for long!

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Sally's Baking Addiction
Brown Butter Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Browning the butter for these creamy, chewy cookies will give them an extra layer of rich flavor.

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Tea Tattler
Pumpkin Cream Cheese Cookies

Adding a swirl of cream cheese right through these pumpkin cookies is genius—and so delicious!

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Tastes Better From Scratch
Pumpkin Cookies with Caramel Frosting

Pumpkin and caramel are a match made in heaven. Whip up this easy, creamy, rich frosting while your cookies are baking to perfection.

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