Spiced pumpkin pie with maple crème

Mum just loves a pumpkin pie and she’s always experimenting with them. This is her best yet! Served cool with silky maple crème, this luscious pie is everything you could desire in a winter dessert.

New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Jun 17, 2019

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