Pumpkin season in Germany

With sinking temperatures, falling leaves and the beginning of autumn, the pumpkin returns to German front porches, back gardens and kitchen worktops. It is pumpkin season in Germany.

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Pumpkins

In season

Pumpkin dishes

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Rye bread with pumpkin pâté and Franconian beer

Works of art

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Pumpkin carver Rick Reiski works on a pumpkin weighing 562 kg. The biggest pumpkin face in Brandenburg is part of the pumpkin exhibition in Klaistow

Events around the pumpkin

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The two winners of the European Championship in Pumpkin Weighing, their pumpkins both weigh 965.5 kg.

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