While carving pumpkins for Halloween is a fun activity, it's a bit sad to see the hollowed-out pumpkin just sitting there and not doing anything. It's a lot tastier to stuff the pumpkin, throw it into the oven, and let it bake into something delicious while it conveniently acts as its own attractive serving dish.

From a cheesy dip to soup to crème brûlée, here are 10 tasty dishes that you can bake inside big or little pumpkins!

  1. Baked Pumpkins with Spinach, Mushrooms, and Cheese - oh my veggies
  2. Stuffed Pumpkin Recipe - JJ Begonia
  3. Pumpkin Cheesecake Stuffed Pumpkins - Creme de la Crumb
  4. Curried Quinoa Stuffed Pumpkins - The Naked Kitchen
  5. Roast Stuffed Pumpkin with Gingery Tomato Sauce - Nigella Lawson
  6. Roast Pumpkin with Cream, Thyme & Parmesan - BBC Good Food
  7. Stuffed Pumpkin with Cranberry-Raisin Bread Pudding - Southern Living
  8. Pumpkin Crème Brûlée - Recipe.com / Better Homes and Gardens
  9. Pumpkin Soup with Pumpkin Seed-Mint Pesto - Sunset
  10. Baked Pumpkin Cheese Dip - Farm Flavor