Candied Apples, Pumpkin Pie, Gingerbread, and 7 Other Festive Fall Desserts

This fall, enjoy candied apples, pumpkin pie, and gingerbread desserts
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Candied Apples, Pumpkin Pie, Gingerbread, and 7 Other Festive Fall Desserts

Candied Apples, Pumpkin Pie, Gingerbread, and 7 Other Festive Fall Desserts

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The weather starts to get cooler, the leaves change colors, and it's definitely time for   enjoy fall-flavored desserts. Apple, pumpkin, eggnog, gingerbread, and cranberry are seasonal flavors you can incorporate into your sweets as the weather gets colder.

You can make classic fall desserts like apple pie, pumpkin pie, or candied apples, but you can also get creative and try something new. Why not a cheesecake that is gingerbread-flavored or bread pudding with cranberry and orange?

Apple Pie

Apple Pie

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Here's a classic recipe for apple pie that is simple and delicious. Special contributor Gail Goetsch says, “For the best results, make sure that the butter for your dough is super cold and that the ice water for the dough is strained from a glass with ice.”

For the Apple Pie recipe, click here.

Caramel Apples

In many cases, less is more. Nothing is closer to this truth than when considering a caramel apple: apple, caramel, and nuts. Just the sight of them will register a sense of nostalgia for cool fall days and Halloween fairs. — Anne Dolce

For the Caramel Apples recipe, click here.

Cranberry Orange Bread Pudding

Cranberry Orange Bread Pudding

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Here’s a seasonal bread pudding that makes perfect use of those tart little gems called cranberries.

For the Cranberry Orange Bread Pudding recipe, click here.

Eggnog Cookies

The cookie has a warm nutmeg accent, and its flavor mimics the traditional holiday drink.

For the Eggnog Cookies recipe, click here.

Gingerbread Latte Cheesecake

Gingerbread Latte Cheesecake

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When you think about gingerbread, the first thing that comes to mind is cookies. Gingerbread can be used for desserts other than cookies, however. Try it in your next cheesecake recipe this fall; your guests will love it.

For the Gingerbread Latte Cheesecake recipe, click here.

Hard Candy Apples

You can now make those sticky and crunchy apples you find at a fall festivals right at home.  

For the Hard Candy Apples recipe, click here.

Healthy Pumpkin Spice Donuts

Healthy Pumpkin Spice Donuts

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Maple Bourbon Pecan Pie

Maple Bourbon Pecan Pie

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Maple Walnut Pumpkin Pie

Maple Walnut Pumpkin Pie

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This pumpkin pie is filled with toasted walnuts and sweet maple flavor. — Pillsbury

For the Maple Walnut Pumpkin Pie recipe, click here.

 

Moist and Soft Gingerbread Cake

Moist and Soft Gingerbread Cake

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This soft gingerbread cake is moist and packed with flavor. Perfect for a holiday party or Christmas dessert. — Elsa Saatela

For the Moist and Soft Gingerbread Cake recipe, click here.