25 Fall Recipes We Can’t Wait to Cook
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Rejoice in the arrival of autumn by cooking these delicious recipes
25 Fall Recipes We Can’t Wait to Cook
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25 Fall Recipes We Can’t Wait to Cook

25 Fall Recipes We Can’t Wait to Cook
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Cool air, brightly colored leaves, autumn sunshine, warm soups, soft sweaters, cozy evenings, there is so much to love about fall. With the end of summer and the beginning of autumn in sight, it is time to get excited about new ingredients and the ability to actually cook inside without melting into a pool of sweat and exasperation.

Braising, stews, spiced baked loaves and deep earthy flavors are what fall is all about. From baking cobblers and rice pudding to lasagna and crispy Brussels sprouts, it’s time to get excited about a new range of recipes.

Whether you prefer sweet or savory, vegetarian or not, we collected a delicious variety of recipes that will get you excited for fall food.

Blackberry Cobbler With Lemon-Rosemary Biscuit Topping

Who doesn’t love a warm and comforting classic like a cobbler? Bursting with blackberries and topped with a lemon-rosemary biscuit, this recipe is a wonderful way to welcome the crisp fall weather.

For the Blackberry Cobbler With Lemon-Rosemary Biscuit Topping recipe, click here.

Bourbon Bread Pudding

Bourbon Bread Pudding
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Bourbon-soaked brioche bread with cinnamon, dark brown sugar, vanilla, and nutmeg will make your home smell divine. You will be thankful for the cooler weather — an excellent excuse to make this rich and cozy dessert.

For the Bourbon Bread Pudding recipe, click here.

Braised Adobo Pork With Polenta

Break out your Dutch oven and dust it off — it’s time for some autumnal braising! Served over soft, creamy, and cheesy polenta, this braised pork will create effortless happy home vibes as soon as you start cooking.

For the Braised Adobo Pork with Polenta recipe, click here.

Celery Root, Apple, and Walnut Salad

This salad is a crisp, fresh, and light salad similar to coleslaw. A French salad traditionally prepared in the autumn, it’s a great dish to make on those milder fall days when you want something a little heartier but still refreshing.

For the Celery Root, Apple, and Walnut Salad recipe, click here.

Chicken Tagine With Green Herb Couscous

An intense sauce brings this fast tagine together quickly. Served over couscous, it is a warming dish that is full of bright, clean flavors.

For the Chicken Tagine With Green Herb Couscous recipe, click here.

Crispy Maple Brussels Sprouts

A delicious maple mustard sauce is a quick and easy side dish to make for any fall dinner parties you throw. Ready in just 30 minutes, this is a nutritious side everyone will love.

For the Crispy Maple Brussels Sprouts recipe, click here.

Davio's Pasta Bolognese

Davio's Pasta Bolognese
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If you need a wonderful cooking project to undertake this fall, make a delicious, slow-cooked bolognese and enjoy the smells of comfort that waft through your home as the flavor develop and deepen before boiling up some spaghetti and enjoying a simple and comforting meal.

For Davio's Pasta Bolognese recipe, click here.

Easy Baked Eggplant Parmesan

Easy Baked Eggplant Parmesan
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With the weather cooling, it’s finally safe to turn your oven on without turning your kitchen into an inferno. Celebrate the changing weather with this cheesy eggplant parmesan recipe.

For the Easy Baked Eggplant Parmesan recipe, click here.

Fall Quinoa Salad With Sweet Potatoes, Walnuts, and Raisins

Fall Quinoa Salad With Sweet Potatoes, Walnuts, and Raisins
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Sweet potato, earthy spices, sweet raisins, and crunchy walnuts make for a satisfying fall salad that can easily be a main course or a side depending on your mood.

For the Fall Quinoa Salad With Sweet Potatoes, Walnuts, and Raisins recipe, click here.

Kripalu Kitchen’s Butternut Squash Lasagna

Kripalu Kitchen’s Butternut Squash Lasagna
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Enjoy the flavors of fall in this cheesy, butternut squash-filled lasagna. A great vegetarian option that, with a creamy béchamel sauce, is just as indulgent and delicious as a traditional meat-filled lasagna.

For the Kripalu Kitchen’s Butternut Squash Lasagna recipe, click here.

Mom's Apple Pie Melt

Bring the tried and true combination of apple pie and Cheddar cheese into this easy sandwich. A bit sweet and a bit savory, this warm and filling, melty cheese sandwich is perfect for those autumn afternoons when you aren’t sure what to eat but crave something simple and delicious.

For the Mom's Apple Pie Melt recipe, click here.

Slow-Cooker 'Osso Buco' Stew

This take on the Milanese dish uses cubes of stewing beef in place of veal shanks but is no less satisfying than the traditional version. Fall weather is perfect for cooking things low and slow, and this dish is perfect for just that.

For the Slow-Cooker 'Osso Buco' Stew recipe, click here.

Persimmon Pound Cake

Persimmon Pound Cake
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Who doesn’t love a good fruit loaf? This one is full of sweet persimmons, and it’s dense, rich and perfectly moist. One slice is the perfect accompaniment to a warm cup of coffee on a cool afternoon.

For the Persimmon Pound Cake recipe, click here.

Persimmon Wild Rice Salad and Maple Dressing

Persimmon Wild Rice Salad and Maple Dressing
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Nutrient-rich and easy to throw together, this hearty salad with a tasty maple dressing is perfect for fall.

For the Persimmon Wild Rice Salad and Maple Dressing recipe, click here.

Pumpkin, Chorizo, and Kale Frittata

Pumpkin, Chorizo, and Kale Frittata
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Spicy chorizo, sweet caramelized onions, and tangy goat cheese pair with earthy squash in this simple casserole.

For the Pumpkin, Chorizo, and Kale Frittata recipe, click here.

Savory Bread Pudding With Goat Cheese

Savory Bread Pudding With Goat Cheese
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This lovely savory bread pudding — loaded with eggs, scallions, and cheese — is an easy, filling dish that can prepared ahead of time. You can add any ingredients you like to make it even more delicious; think bacon, peppers, caramelized onions, and so much more!

For the Savory Bread Pudding With Goat Cheese recipe, click here.

Shrimp and Polenta With Chorizo

Shrimp and Polenta With Chorizo
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Here’s a quick dish that is perfect for feeding a crowd. Polenta is a divine texture to enjoy when the weather is grey.

For the Shrimp and Polenta With Chorizo recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Apple Cider Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Apple Cider Pulled Pork
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Slow cooking is for days when you can really enjoy and savor the process of cooking. Get everything going and enjoy many mugs of tea or coffee, an afternoon walk among changing leaves and a warm dinner at the end of the day.

For the Slow Cooker Apple Cider Pulled Pork recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Chicken and Butternut Squash

Slow Cooker Chicken and Butternut Squash
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Equally delish as a main course or a side, this slow cooker chicken will add color as well as flavor to your dinner table with ease.

For the Slow Cooker Chicken and Butternut Squash recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Coconut Rice Pudding

Who doesn’t love the creamy, rich texture of rice pudding? This recipe, with brown rice, coconut milk and maple syrup is healthy enough for breakfast and satisfying enough to have for dessert.

For the Slow Cooker Coconut Rice Pudding recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Curried Cauliflower Coconut Soup - Meatless Mondays

Slow Cooker Curried Cauliflower Coconut Soup - Meatless Mondays
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Warm your body from the inside out with this fragrant, spiced curried cauliflower coconut soup.

For the Slow Cooker Curried Cauliflower Coconut Soup recipe, click here.

Sunday Lasagna

Sunday Lasagna
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Lasagna is a great meal to make for Sunday dinner. It’s rich, comforting and absolutely delicious. Now that the weather is cooler, spending a large chunk of time in the kitchen is not such an unpleasant way to spend an afternoon.

For the Sunday Lasagna recipe, click here.

Smoked Gouda Butternut Squash Pie

Smoky Gouda and sweet butternut squash pair together wonderfully in this vegetarian pie that is perfect to make for a fall brunch or light dinner.

For the Smoked Gouda Butternut Squash Pie recipe, click here.

Vegetarian Mushroom Shepherd's Pie

Vegetarian Mushroom Shepherd's Pie
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Shepherd’s pie, whether vegetarian or not, is a delightful meal to have. Fluffy mashed potatoes atop a rich filling leave little else to be desired upon the plate.

For the Vegetarian Mushroom Shepherd's Pie recipe, click here.

Wild Mushroom Risotto With Black Truffle Oil

Wild Mushroom Risotto With Black Truffle Oil
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Nobody wants to spend time stirring anything over a hot stove in the middle of summer. Thankfully once autumn is well and truly here, laboring over a warm risotto can be a lovely, comforting experience.

For the Wild Mushroom Risotto With Black Truffle Oil recipe, click here.