8 oz. cream cheese, softened
1 1/4 cup canned pumpkin puree
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice
3 cups whipped cream or 8 oz. (1 tub) Cool Whip, thawed
1) 9-inch or 8) 4-inch small graham cracker crust(s)
(You can find the graham cracker crust recipe here.)
Place the softened cream cheese and sugar into a large bowl and beat together on medium speed until smooth. Add the vanilla extract, salt, pumpkin puree, and pumpkin pie spice to the cream cheese mixture and combine.
Fold in the whipped cream or thawed Cool Whip. Spoon into the pre-made graham cracker crust or tart shells, and refrigerate for two hours.
Top with cookie crumbs, whipped cream, or even a drizzle of chocolate syrup.