Pumpkin Chemistry: Flaming Pumpkin

flaming pumpkin 21This is such an easy chemistry experiment and you probably already have the two ingredients you need.  To set your pumpkin aglow you simply lavish the outside with a coating of hand sanitizer.  You want to really pack it on so it lasts.  Then you simply light it.  The alcohol in the hand sanitizer is what is a flame; not the pumpkin.