As the leaves turn golden and the air becomes crisp, autumn/fall welcomes us with a rich tapestry of colors and flavors. This season offers a bountiful harvest of ingredients that inspire comforting and delightful dishes. Whether you're hosting a fall gathering or simply seeking to savor the season's goodness, here are five must-try recipes for your autumn/fall menu.
Autumn Harvest Honeycrisp Apple and Feta Salad - This colorful Autumn Harvest Honeycrisp Apple and Feta Salad combines all the best produce that fall has to offer into the season’s best salad. Spicy baby arugula, Honeycrisp apples, juicy pomegranates, candied nuts, and crispy prosciutto. All tossed with an apple cider vinaigrette. It’s a fall staple around here…healthy, simple, and so delicious. Check it out here.
Pomegranate-Brie Phyllo Cups - Savor the delightful harmony of flavors in these Pomegranate Brie Cups. Creamy Brie cheese perfectly complements the juiciness of pomegranate arils, creating a delightful pairing of richness and natural sweetness. Each bite-sized piece offers a balanced and delectable appetizer that effortlessly captures the essence of autumn. Simple yet elegant, these bites are a crowd-pleasing addition to any seasonal gathering. Food Network has a wonderful recipe on their website, check it out!
One Pan Maple Glazed Pork Chops - Indulge in the rich and savory goodness of One-Pan Maple-Glazed Pork Chops, a delectable dish that embodies the essence of autumn. This easy-to-make recipe combines juicy pork chops with a mouthwatering maple glaze that adds a touch of sweetness and depth to every bite. With just one pan needed, this flavorful and comforting meal is perfect for busy weeknights or special fall gatherings.
Upside-Down Pear Gingerbread Cake - inspired by pineapple upside down cake, this boldly spiced upside down pear gingerbread cake combines your favorite holiday spices with juicy pears, brown sugar caramel sauce, and whipped cream. Serving warm brings out the flavors AND makes this a quick holiday dessert. Let us know what you think!
Autumn Spiced Mocktail - When sweaters go on then it's time to make this perfectly wonderful Autumn Spiced Mocktail. Cranberry juice is simmered with fresh ginger, cloves, cinnamon sticks, fresh-squeezed orange juice, and sliced Granny Smith apples to create a mocktail that is a sure crowd-pleaser for young and old. YUM!
Embrace the enchanting flavors of fall with comforting dishes like pumpkin-spiced desserts and savory soups. Savor the crisp air and vibrant colors as you handpick ripe apples and indulge in warm apple cider or spiced latte. Gather with loved ones, sharing laughter and stories by crackling fires. Whether you're exploring pumpkin patches or admiring the golden foliage, let the magic of autumn fill your heart with cherished memories.
Cheers to celebrating Autumn 2023 and welcoming the cooler air with open arms!