Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding


So, this post would have come to you yesterday, but… I ate the first batch before I could take pictures. Oopsies! That alone should give you an idea of just how good this chia pudding is. It has all of the traits that pumpkin pie has, but without the crust and a little softer. It’s creamy, cool, sweet, and satisfying. Honestly, I’m not sure if I should recommend this to anyone for breakfast OR dessert! How about both? 😉


Another plus is that this pudding is so easy to make; even the optional topping of sweet cashew cream just goes right in the blender and then into your mouth. Well, at least that’s what happens to me. Basically, you just need to try this for yourself because you have no reason not to!

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Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding
Recipe type: Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine: Seasonal
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Serves: 1
Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding, simple, satisfying and delicious.
  • ½ C. Pumpkin Puree
  • ½ C. Almond Milk
  • ¼ C. Dates, Pitted and Soaked for at least 30 min.
  • ¼ C. Water
  • 1-1½ tsp. Maple Syrup (depending on how sweet you want it)
  • 1 tsp. Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • ½ tsp. Vanilla Extract
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 3 Tbsp. Chia Seeds
  1. Place all ingredients besides the chia seeds into a blender and puree until completely smooth. (Be careful of date chunks!)
  2. Pour the mixture into a jar/cup/vessel and stir the chia seeds into the liquid. Place the cup into your fridge for an hour or until the pudding is cold.
  3. Top with some sweet cashew cream (add a pinch of salt and ¼ tsp. of ground ginger to pair it perfectly with the pudding), and enjoy!
Potassium: 667mg Vitamin A: 128% Vitamin C: 10% Calcium: 47% Iron: 23% Nutrition facts are approximate (and in this case don't include cashew cream).
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 (w/o cashew cream) Calories: 344 Fat: 13.5g Carbohydrates: 50g Sugar: 29g Sodium: 77mg Fiber: 18.3g Protein: 8.4g

This dish would even be great before or after a workout, seeing as it has lots of potassium, protein, calcium and iron. Really, there is no bad time to enjoy this Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding. I have my second batch just waiting for me to dig into it in the fridge. Mmm..

31 Comments on “Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding

    • You can buy it canned or, what I did, was cut a pumpkin in half, scrape out the seeds, poke a few holes in the rind with a fork and bake it in a large casserole dish filled 1/4″ high with water at 375 for 45 mins. Hope that helps!

  1. I’ve never had chia seeds, but this looks really yummy! I have to ask though, do the seeds stay crunchy? Thanks! 🙂

    • They have a tiny crunch to them in the middle, after they soak. So, yes. In my opinion is pretty fun! 😀

    • Great minds think alike, because the first time I made this I added PB to the last bit of it. Let me tell you… divine!

  2. I love how you used so many chia seeds, it makes the pudding look so fun! I am such a nerd, I still haven’t tried chia seeds yet. I need to I know, after this lovely recipe, we need to push me to go grab some LOL! Yum, Hugs, Terra

    • You definitely have to try these out, Terra! They’re so interesting.. ha ha 😀

  3. Oh yum!! I saw this instagram earlier and glad I now have the recipe. I don’t blame you for eating through the first batch without taking pictures. That would be in the back of my mind!!

    • There is a link within the recipe that you can click on to take you to the sweet cashew cream recipe. I hope that helps! Thanks!

      • I don’t see the link either! This looks Devine, making it today, I may add cardamom to mine!!

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  7. I finally, finally got around to trying this and loved it! I didn’t have dates in the house so I skipped those and also didn’t feel the need for the cashew cream. It was a nice addition to a post-workout breakfast this morning. I’m going to add protein powder next time and have it as a smoothie!

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