Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies are soft and chewy cookies combining the flavor of pumpkin with a classic cookie. They’re perfect for fall!

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe From Val's Kitchen

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies are perfect for fall baking and entertaining. These soft and chewy cookies combine the flavor of pumpkin with a classic cookie. These cookies are great warm or at room temperature, and also pair well with ice cream. Here’s how to make them.

Equipment Needed

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe From Val's Kitchen


  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup unsalted sweet cream butter, softened
  • ½ cup light brown sugar
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • ⅓ cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 ½ cup old fashioned rolled oats
Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe From Val's Kitchen


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees f.

Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper.

Place the the flour, pumpkin pie spice, cinnamon, baking soda and salt into a large bowl and whisk together.

Place the butter, brown sugar and sugar into a second large bowl and beat together until combined, smooth and fluffy.

Beat in the egg yolk and the vanilla until combined.

Beat in the pumpkin puree until combined.

Gradually beat in the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients until combined.

Fold in the old fashioned rolled oats.

Use a medium ice cream scoop to scoop out some dough onto the cookie sheets.

Gently flatten the dough into thick disks.

Bake in the oven for 9-12 minutes or until the edges are a golden brown and the tops are set.

Allow to cool completely before serving.

Serve and enjoy!

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe From Val's Kitchen


Rhian westbury October 10, 2020 - 10:31 am

I’m a big fan of oatmeal cookies so these sound fab, I bet the pumpkin flavouring really adds a nice kick x

Kylie Archer October 10, 2020 - 11:33 am

I used the leftover pumpkin from my fridge and these turned out perfectly Absolutely delish!

Shelley October 10, 2020 - 12:10 pm

Such a brilliant idea to add pumpkin to everybody’s-beloved oatmeal cookies! Absolutely perfect for fall, and for all the football tailgates, bonfire parties and Halloween bashes that (usually!) go along with it!

Julia October 10, 2020 - 12:44 pm

We love oatmeal cookies so can’t wait to try your recipe with pumpkin flavor!

Jen October 10, 2020 - 1:14 pm

These are exactly what you need to get into the Fall spirit! Perfectly pumpkin paired with an oatmeal cookie is a match made in heaven.

Pris October 10, 2020 - 1:29 pm

These cookies look so delicious!! I was looking for a nice idea for a pumpkin recipe, this one is great!! Thank you

Playdays and Runways October 13, 2020 - 1:25 pm

I love seeing all the Pumpkin recipes coming out on blogs and socials this year. These look so tasty.

Kara Guppy October 14, 2020 - 7:00 pm

I always seem to waste the inards of a pumpkin as never know what to make with it. These sound delicious


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