DIY Pumpkin Pie Spice or Hawaij in glass jar on marble

DIY Pumpkin Pie Spice or Hawaij

  • Author: Alexandra Daum
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Total Time: 5
  • Yield: About 1/4 cup 1x
  • Category: Spices
  • Cuisine: Vegan


DIY pumpkin pie spice, or Hawaij, with just 5 ingredients! This version includes cardamom for a floral, unexpected twist on the seasonal staple.



  • 3 tablespoons cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon nutmeg
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom
  • 1 teaspoon cloves


  1. If using whole spices, grind in a mortal and pestle or finely grate to get the desired amount.
  2. If using ground spices, add all of the ingredients to a small container and mix until combined. Seal and store for up to one month in a cool, dry place.

Keywords: pumpkin spice, Hawaij