Fall is an amazing time to get into the kitchen and sample some amazing recipes including dessert. With the warm aromas of cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, pumpkins and apples to name a few kitchens smell amazing in the fall. Discover 21 must try fall dessert recipes including a few favorites.
Classic fall desserts include pumpkin and apple pie, apple crisp and so many more. I like to include a few drink desserts in my fall dessert collection such as pumpkin spice lattes, chai lattes and hot cocoa. These drinks pair so well with the fall season and they are like dessert in a cup.
Best Fall Desserts
Everyone has their own go to classic fall dessert. You know the one I’m talking about. The dessert that must be at Thanksgiving dinner or family Sunday night dinner. These are the best fall desserts, family loved fall desserts. Like caramel apple pie, blackberry crisp, pumpkin cheesecake and etc.
Fall Bucket Lists
Fall is a season of bucket lists. Things you need to do such as enjoy a pumpkin spice latte from Starbucks, walks in the rain, picking apples, harvesting pumpkins and baking cookies. Fall desserts are no different. Fall is a time to dive into comfort and add a few delicious desserts to the menu even if you swap the sugar for monk fruit.
Every season has their must make desserts like fruit salads and lemon pie in summer, bread pudding and cranberry bars in winter. Fall as a season is matched with so many wonderful desserts like apple crisp, pumpkin cookies and carrot cake.
Fall Dessert Recipes
We have compiled an amazing collection, a fall dessert bucket list if you will. Full of yummy Autumn desserts you need to try. Some are classics with a twist and others are fall favorites. There is something to please everyone.
Classic Fall Desserts
Sweet Potato Pie – Kim’s Cravings
Apple Fritters – Savory Nothings
Old Fashioned Pecan Pie – Old World Garden Farms
Pumpkin Roll – A Mind Full Mom
Baked Apples – Homestead Acres
Fall Pumpkin Desserts
Pumpkin Creme Brulee – My Organized Chaos
Pumpkin Magic Bars – Crazy For Crust
Baked Pumpkin Skor Donuts – Hershey
Pumpkin Pie Twists – One little Project
Pumpkin Toffee Crunch Cake – I Scream For Buttercream
Chai Spice Apple Dutch Baby – Aberdeen’s Kitchen
Mulled Apple Cider Chai French Crullers – Half Baked Harvest
Autumn Bars – Premeditated Leftovers
Spiced Pear Cake – Entertaining With Beth
Chai Spice Cupcakes – Busy Baker
Fall Chocolate Desserts
Pecan Pie Brownies – Home Made Interest
Chocolate Pie – Sally’s Baking Addiction
Warm Chocolate Cobbler – Five Heart Home
Chocolate Pecan Pie – Belle of the Kitchen
Pumpkin Brownies – Lil’ Luna
Fall Apple Desserts
Old Fashioned Apple Crisp – The Chunky Chef
Apple Pie Monkey Bread – The Pinning Mama
Easy Apple Turnovers – Just A Taste
Apple Pie Cheesecake – Will Cook For Smiles
Caramel Apple Buttermilk Muffins – Cafe Sure Farine
Vegan Fall Desserts
Maple Pecan Donuts – Feasting On Fruit
Vegan Carrot Cake – Make It Dairy Free
Vegan Pumpkin Spice Latte – Loving It Vegan
Apple Cider Cupcakes – Mile High Mitts
Vegan Pumpkin Cake – The Banana Diaries
Fall Desserts For A Crowd
Caramel Apple Bark – My Heavenly Recipes
Apple Cider Donuts – Princess Pinky Girl
Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle – Mom On Timeout
Pumpkin Tiramisu – The Busy Baker
Fun Fall Treats
Fall is a time to gather and enjoy. Whether you are cozying up on the couch with a good book, hosting family or cooking holiday dinner. One of these recipes will help grant your fall dessert cravings.
DIY Fall Treats
Doing things yourself. Homemade is always better than store bought. Plus, I firmly believe that handmade desserts taste better. Food is better when shared.