Fall is here and that means that apple season has arrived! Hit the orchard for a few varieties of apples and after you eat a few on the way home and have plenty with a scoop of peanut butter, give one of these easy and delicious apple recipes a try. Not only will they taste great, but they are sure to fill your home with the best fall scent.
1. Apple Cinnamon Pancakes
These apple pancakes are filled with apple flavor but if that’s not enough apple for you, top them with a homemade apple pancake topping. These apple cinnamon pancakes are the perfect breakfast to usher in the fall season.
2. Kale Apple Slaw
Kale apple slaw is full of fresh fall flavors and it’s perfect for serving as a side or even a main dish. Topped with a homemade vinaigrette dressing bursting with tangy flavor and crunchy pecans this is a salad you are sure to love.
3. Healthy Apple Muffins
These light and fluffy apple cinnamon flavored muffins are healthy, and the perfect start to a busy day. Make a batch over the weekend and serve them for breakfasts and snacks all week long!
4. Chicken Salad with Apples and Grapes
Apple, walnut chicken salad is a mixture of sweet, salty, and crunchy flavors that you are going to love. This salad comes together very quickly and you can serve it in lots of different ways. Chicken salad sandwich anyone?
5. Instant Pot Applesauce
Have you always wanted to make homemade applesauce, but worried that it would be too difficult? Just put your apples, honey, and seasonings in the Instant Pot and let it do the work for you. You’ll have apple sauce and an amazing smelling home in about 10 minutes.
6. Starbucks Egg & Cheese Protein Box Copycat
With just a handful of ingredients you can make a homemade Starbucks egg and cheese protein box for a fraction of the cost and you can customize it to your liking.Protein boxes are a great option for when you need a quick meal or snack to grab and go. Leave a few prepped in the fridge for busy days!
7. Healthy Baked Apple Oatmeal Bars
These healthy apple and oatmeal bars are soft in texture, easy to prep, and work great for breakfasts on the go. Healthy whole grains will keep you full for longer and the cinnamon and spices give them a lightly sweet flavor everyone will love.
8. Caramel Apple Nachos
Looking for a fun new dessert or snack recipe for the kids? You just found it! Apples cut into thin slices and topped with melted caramel sauce and a selection of toppings. Toppings might include sprinkles, coconut flakes, chocolate chips, or mini marshmallows!
9. Apple Monkey Bread
If you are looking for a fun dessert or a special weekend or holiday breakfast then this apple monkey bread recipe is for you. Thinly sliced apples layered with biscuit dough that has been dipped in cinnamon and sugar and topped with butter are all you need. This is a great dish to let the kids help with too!
10. Maple Caramel Apples
These maple caramel apples are even better than the candy coated confections you might find at the state fair and they are better for you too! You only need a few ingredients and a bit of patience and you’ll have delicious maple caramel apples to share and enjoy!
11. No Bake Apple Pie with Graham Cracker Crust
Apple pies don’t always have to go in the oven. This delicious pie filled with caramelized apples is made with a simple two ingredient graham cracker crust, and topped with a homemade mascarpone frosting.
12. Homemade Cinnamon Apple Granola
This tasty apple recipe is made with applesauce, dried apples, and old fashioned oats. These granola bars are easy to make ahead of time and pull out when you need a quick breakfast or a tasty snack. Top Greek yogurt with a drizzle of honey and a plenty of this granola.
13. Mini Caramel Apple Cheesecakes
Impress your guests with these mini caramel apple cheesecakes that are just bursting with fall flavors. Homemade cheesecake topped with caramelized apples and a cinnamon sugar streusel topping in a cute single serving size.
14. Apple Empanadas with Homemade Caramel Sauce
These homemade empanadas are baked instead of fried and are filled with delicious apple cinnamon flavor. Dip these tasty treats in a super simple homemade caramel sauce.
15. Apple Sponge Cake or Sharlotka
Apple sponge cake is a moist, easy to make dessert that is very popular in Russia and the Ukraine. This cake is topped with a crispy almond and sugar mixture for a contrast to the sweet, soft cake. Serve it for a special breakfast or as an easy fall dessert.
16. Caramel Pretzel Apple Bark
Are you looking for a seasonal chocolate bark to welcome autumn? Then this easy recipe is for you! Pretzels, diced green apples, melted chocolate, and caramel come together for a sweet and salty snack you are going to love!
17. Apple Potato Leek Soup
Apples aren’t just for sweet dishes, you can use them in savory dishes too. Fall is the start of soup season and that makes this potato, apple, and leek soup a perfect choice to try. This simple soup is easy to make and a comforting dish for cool fall evenings.