11 Fantastic Fall Apple Desserts
Apple-picking is a family-favorite fall activity, but sometimes you're left with more apples than your family can eat. These amazing apple treats are quick to make, and will use up that apple surplus you might have.
Using pre-made pie dough cuts this impressive dessert down to just five ingredients. Your guests would never guess!
Mmmm... There's nothing like the smell of apple crisp baking in the oven. The taste isn't bad, either. Try this recipe with a hint of ginger, or stick with classic apple crumble.
Portuguese Apple Fritters
Homemade apple donuts? Yes, please! Tossing the apples in a splash of anise liqueur makes these treats extra special.
Apple Streusel Cake
Cinammon streusel makes us swoon. It's divine on this basic apple cake. For a slightly fancier version, try German apple cake.
Applesauce is always a hit with the kids. It's also one of our favorite homemade baby foods. Parents love it, too, as a simple side dish for roast pork or chicken.
Crepes with Caramelized Apples and Chocolate
Looking for a deliciously different apple recipe? This is it! Homemade crepes filled with buttery apples and topped with shaved chocolate will delight the whole family.
This one's easy as, well... pie! Packaged pie crusts make this American classic a breeze. (Check out some of our other favorite pies.)
Apple and Pear Galette
A galette is a rustic, free-form pie of sorts. You can thank the French for it! This recipe will use up a pound of your apples (or two pounds if you skip the pears).
Blackberries, raspberries, or blueberries are recommended in this recipe, but any berry pairs well with apples in a flaky tart. A dollop of whipped cream makes it just heavenly.
Blackberry and Apple Cake
Speaking of berry-licious desserts, this apple-and-blackberry cobbler tastes great in autumn or any time of year. The rich color makes it quite a beauty, too.
Your kids might just jump out of bed for a muffin! These spiced apple ones are equally good as a breakfast, school-lunch, or after-dinner treat. Bon appetit!