Ask a Washington, D.C. Chef: 5 Tasty Pumpkin DishesNothing says fall quite like pumpkin. Pumpkins are great for carving and even better for eating. This sweet ingredient is incredibly versatile and can be used in sweet and savory dishes. Here is a list of five fabulous dishes where pumpkin is the star. These are great dishes to make for family and friends, and most importantly, to take advantage of a healthy, seasonal ingredient.