This refreshing dessert is easy and delicious—tart Granny Smith apples and sweet maple sauce over classic vanilla ice cream. It just goes to prove sometimes simple is best.
- Recipe: Maple Apples with Ice Cream
This dish features three different types of apples, combined with all the delicious ingredients of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Whip it together after the holidays for a savory breakfast and to help get rid of leftovers.
- Recipe: Day-After-Thanksgiving Hash
These delectable sweets aren’t just for kids! Sticky caramel, luscious bittersweet chocolate, and yummy sprinkles coat a tart Granny Smith apple for the ultimate fall confection.
This fresh twist on classic salsa will have your taste buds dancing with tangy goodness. The sweetness of brown sugar balances a touch of heat from the jalepeño chile.
- Recipe: Green Apple-Cucumber Salsa
For this fruity, festive cocktail, pick a medium- to full-bodied red wine you’d enjoy as-is, nothing too iffy. Apple cider, orange-pineapple juice, and fresh citrus fruit amp up the wine’s flavor.
- Recipe: Mulled Cider and Wine
Try this fresh salad for a quick and healthful lunch. Apple juice and McIntosh apple wedges pair nicely with Bartlett pears, freshly grated cheddar cheese, and chopped pecans for a texture-rich meal.
Chopped dried apples and apple brandy replace the classic Bourbon sauce in this moist bread pudding. With reduced-fat milk and raisins, this dish is not only tasty, but also surprisingly light!
The Cupola House, a historic home and gardens on Edenton Bay in North Carolina, serves this wassail annually during the holidays, but we think it’s delicious year-round! Apple cider, frozen lemonade, and flavorful spices create a warm, soothing drink.
- Recipe: Cupola House Wassail
Two of fall’s favorite foods create a wow-worthy dessert guaranteed to impress. Cinnamon, nutmeg, and brown sugar add to the natural sweetness, and the Bourbon whipped cream creates a daring topping.
- Recipe: Sweet Potato Apple Cobbler
Baked apples and sweet huckleberries make an unexpected but delicious combination. These sweet individual tarts look so put together, partygoers will think you spent hours baking.
- Recipe: Apple-Huckleberry Tarts