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More Than 20 Fall Recipes


posted: 10/28/16

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More than 20 Fall Recipes! Great recipes that have apples, pumpkins, and cranberries in them! Desserts, drinks, and savory recipes you will love all fall.

collage of fall recipes that ranges from dips, to drinks, to entrees, and even dessert.

Fall is my very favorite season to create recipes for! There is something about the flavors that sets my imagination on fire. I love creating unique twists on caramel apples, playing with pumpkins in every way imaginable, and spinning those fall flavors into savory dishes. This amazing list of fall recipes has all of my favorites. There are apple recipes, pumpkin recipes, cranberry recipes, and savory fall recipes. It is going to be hard to pick which one you want to make first!


It doesn’t feel like fall until you go apple picking! When you get home, grab these recipes and get baking!

Naked Apple Spice Cake

On a blue cake stand, the Naked Apple Spice Cake has raw edges and topped with white frosting and caramelized spiced apples in the middle.

The flavors in this cake combine perfectly with my cream cheese frosting to make the most delicious sand amazing fall cake!

Caramel Apple Poke Cake

A slice of the Caramel Apple Poke Cake has caramel oozing out in the middle of the cake and topped with white frosting and broken up toffee bits.

This cake recipe starts with a box mix, but gets so jazzed up, you won’t even recognize it. Easy to make and absolutely delicious, this will be your family’s most requested fall dessert.

Caramel Apple Sangria

In a glass, the Caramel Apple Sangria has sliced green apple slices.

With just a few simple ingredients you can make a delicious sangria recipe that will wow all of your guests. Make this Caramel Apple Sangria all fall!

Caramel Apple Dip

In a white bowl, the Caramel Apple Dip is topped with crushed toffee and caramel and surrounded with apples, graham crackers, and wafers cookies.

If you don’t make this caramel apple dip, did fall even happen?? This simple dip recipe is going to be a favorite in your house.

Caramel Apple Cobbler

apple cobbler recipe on white plate with ice cream and caramel

This Caramel Apple Cobbler is made 100% from scratch. If you are a baker with an itch to make something delicious, spend your afternoon baking this! It is delicious, amazing and sure to make everyone in your family very very happy.

Caramel Apple Sugar Cookie Bars

The Caramel Apple Sugar Cookie Bars are stacked on top of each other showing the caramel oozing out of the golden brown cookie bar.

Be VERY careful when you make these Caramel Apple Bars. They are nothing if not completely addictive and irrisistabble.


Who can say no to pumpkin when it is fall?? You will love all of these recipes.

Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

The Pumpkin Sugar Cookies are staked on top of each other having an orange gold hue.

The pumpkin cookies that broke the internet – this insanely delicious recipe is crisp on the outside, soft and delicious on the inside and has the most amazing flavor of pumpkin and pumpkin spice to it.

Pumpkin Pie

slice of the best pumpkin pie from scratch on a plate with whipped cream

You can’t have a round up of fall recipes without including a pumpkin pie recipe! This recipe its absolutely perfect and everyone in your family is sure to love it!

Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting

A chocolate cupcake pipped with the Pumpkin Buttercream by a star tip.

This pumpkin frosting is 100% irresistible. Make it for someone who you want to fall in love with you!

Pumpkin Brownies

stack of the best pumpkin brownies showing the individual layers of brownie, pumpkin puree, and chocolate.

Do you see that gorgeous brown layer in there? That would be a pumpkin based frosting that is going to knock your socks off. These brownies absolutely need to be part of your fall!

Pumpkin Pudding Shots

shot glass full of pumpkin pie shot topped with whipped cream

You know how every family has that relative that drinks just a little too much at Thanksgiving? Maybe this year you can be that relative ????

Pumpkin Pie Dip

In a white bowl, the Pumpkin Pie Dip is swirled in it and surrounded by cinnamon sugar pita chips.

This Pumpkin Pie Dip is easy to make and even easier to eat!


I love how diverse cranberries are! They are so perfect in so many different recipes. Delicious in sweets, they also bring a sweet element to so many savor recipes.

Easy Cranberry Sauce

In a white dish, a spoon is digging into the Cranberry Sauce.

With how easy this cranberry sauce is, you will never buy it again!

Cranberry Orange Cheeseball

chocolate chip coated cranberry orange cheese ball recipe on a cutting board with crackers

I brought this Cranberry Orange Cheeseball to Thanksgiving and everyone FLIPPED! It got devoured. It comes together so easily, but is such a perfect holiday treat.

Cranberry Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

In a champagne fluke, the Cranberry Pomegranate Champagne Cocktails has little bits of cranberry and pomegranate and around the rim is gold sprinkles.

Everyone LOVES this champagne cocktail. It has the delicious flavor of cranberry that works for fall, but pomegranates too that make this drink transition beautifully into the winter holiday months. This one is a keeper!

Cranberry Brie Bites

In a mini phyllo dough bowl, a small brie cheese topped with cranberry sauce and orange zest.

These cranberry brie bites are the perfect little appetizer. They come together so fast and everyone in your family will totally love them!

Cranberry Orange Mulled Wine

In mason jar glasses, the Cranberry Orange Mulled Wine has a dark maroon color with orange peels and cranberries.

The flavors of orange and cranberry were born to be together and if you have never had mulled wine, I beg you to try it in this recipe. You are sure to love it!


Pumpkin Granola

bowl of the best pumpkin spice homemade granola recipe

Your fall mornings could not be any happier with this pumpkin granola. A spin on my homemade granola recipe, you will become addicted to this pumpkin granola recipe.

Apple Bacon Salad

overhead view of apple bacon salad with apples, goat cheese, and pecans

The flavors in this apple bacon salad are so perfect. After you go apple picking, make this salad as a refreshing and delicious lunch!

Crock Pot Sweet Potatoes

a crock pot sweet potato with brown sugar and butter on it

Sweet potatoes are the perfect fall food, and this is such a simple amazing way to make them!

Apple Pecan Fall Salad

An overhead photo of the Apple Pecan Fall Salad which has blue cheese, red apple slices, green apple slices, and pecans.

Everything about this salad screams fall and screams delicious. You definitely need this recipe for fall!

Healthy Turkey Chili

two bowls of ground turkey chili topped with diced red onions, sour cream, jalapenos, and tortilla chips.

Every fall needs a good warm bowl of chili to go with it. Make my Healthy Turkey Chili. It’s lighter than the the traditional beef version, but with it’s beans and veggies, it will keep you full all evening.

Brown Sugar Roasted Sweet Potatoes

In a baking pan, the Sweet Potatoes are cut into cubes with some caramelization around the ages.

Hi! I'm Lisa Longley, and I am committed to giving you simple dinner ideas and recipes that are easy to make; recipes that will fill your home with joy. I am the owner and author of SimpleJoy.com and I'm so glad that you are here.

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