17 Sep '16, 2pm

Where does pumpkin flavor come from?

If you're shocked to see the first pumpkins at the store, the reality is that it's already pumpkin season. As usual, pumpkin is showing up in everything from pumpkin lattes and donuts to pumpkin puree and even pumpkin Cheerios. But is there really any of that gooey jack-o'-lantern fruit in any of these purportedly pumpkin items? "Ironically, there's no actual pumpkin in pumpkin flavoring," says Anne Cundiff, a registered dietitian in Des Moines. "It's actually a blend of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, allspice and cloves." Pumpkin flavoring actually harkens back to the pilgrims, Cundiff says. "In the early 1600s, pumpkins were a source of vitamins and minerals and used in a multitude of dishes prepared to help nourish the pilgrims," Cundiff says. "When the Native Americans helped the pilgrims navigate the land for food, the Native Americans also introduced the pilgrims to diffe...

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