This creamy and luxurious vegan risotto recipe gets a nutrition boost from pumpkin.  Most risottos are full of butter and loads of cheese.  This vegan pumpkin version is lightened up so you can feel extra good about eating comfort food.

This elegant vegan pumpkin risotto recipe is a total crowd pleaser every time.  And, this is yet another way to incorporate fall’s favorite vegetable into your dinner routine.  I recommend using my easy homemade pumpkin puree for best results.

What are the health benefits of pumpkin?

Pumpkin is packed with disease-fighting nutrients and has actually been deemed a “super food.” Pumpkin contains powerful antioxidants known as carotenoids that can protect cells from free radical damage.  It also offers fiber, calcium, iron, magnesium, copper, folate, potassium and vitamins A , C,  E and K.  

Want more creamy vegan pumpkin recipes in your life?

Try these pumpkin recipes (both savory and sweet):