As the temperature dips and the leaves start changing colors, I begin craving apples in all forms-- crisps, cakes and sauces. Maybe it’s ingrained from my childhood -- when apple-picking trips yielded too many apples to eat, forcing us to come up with creative recipes to use up our bounty. But nothing says fall like a sweet apple-based dessert.
Here are five of my favorite (and easy!) autumn desserts. Bikini season is over, so go ahead and indulge a little.
Topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, we're convinced this apple dessert is the perfect way to transition from summer to fall. The apple crisp served warm and paired with the cool creaminess of ice cream is a sweet, savory and scrumptious way to end a meal. Read More
Crisp crunchy dough folded over a warm, soft and savory apple filling is just about everything anyone needs for a satisfying fall dessert. Try this easy recipe with a bushel of apples! Read More
A much lighter recipe than these others, this homemade classic is sure to delight noon or night. Enjoy some homemade apple sauce as a light snack after lunch or indulge after dinner. No matter when you want it, this recipe is easy enough to whip up at any time. Read More
It couldn't be easier to make baked apples. This recipe is simple in nature, but complex in flavor. Bake a bushel of this apple treat for guests of all ages. Read More