A round up of my family favourite, fall-inspired recipes to try. You’ll love these delicious drinks, snacks, desserts and more in classic fall flavours of apple, pumpkin, maple…
Although the weather is feeling more like mid-summer around here, I’m anticipating the arrival of fall with its cooler temperatures. For me, it’s my favourite time to get back in the kitchen and start whipping up some delicious fall-inspired recipes. Oh, how I love the warm and spicy flavours that coincide with apples, pumpkins, maple and more. It’s fall comfort food at its best!
If you caught my Instagram stories lately, then you know I was baking up more fall donuts that I will share with you soon. Who knew homemade donuts would be such a hit?! I always enjoy the bounty or fresh produce this time of year, and look forward to creating all kinds of new recipes. Have you been experimenting too?
What to Cook and Bake This Fall
To help with your fall meal planning, I’m sharing some simple and delicious recipes from my personal collection that will fill the whole family up and keep everyone warm. To me, fall is all about enjoying hearty and healthy comfort food with the occasional homemade treat. Feel the same way? Enjoy these cozy autumn recipes!
Fall Breakfast and Snack Ideas
Let’s start off right with some fall breakfast and snack recipes, including muffins, scones, waffles and more!
Coconut Quinoa Breakfast Pudding
Although I enjoy my morning smoothies, on colder days I prefer to eat this hearty Coconut Quinoa Breakfast Pudding. It’s convenient to whip up a batch, keep in the fridge, then simply heat in the morning. Filling and delicious!
Get this healthy breakfast recipe: Coconut Quinoa Breakfast Pudding
Crazy for pumpkin? Make these gluten-free Pumpkin Waffles with Spiced Maple Syrup! Crispy on the outside with just the right amount of pumpkin spice. Perfect for fall mornings or holiday breakfasts!
Get this yummy breakfast recipe: Gluten Free Pumpkin Waffles
Fall Lunch and Dinner Ideas
Okay, let’s move on to fall lunch and dinner recipes, including soup, baked potatoes and a yummy curry dish!
Tex Mex Loaded Baked Potatoes
Looking for a dinner idea your active family will enjoy? These Tex Mex Loaded Baked Potatoes with Turkey and Lentils will definitely fill them up. Everyone will enjoy adding their own toppings. This recipe makes enough for leftovers too!
Get this wholesome recipe: Tex Mex Loaded Baked Potatoes
Fall Dessert Ideas
Ready to see some fall dessert recipes? These cookies, pies, cakes and more are so yummy!
Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes
If you’re like me and crave a little sweet treat, these Mini Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese frosting are the perfect size. Packed with flavour and satisfying!
Make these tiny fall treats: Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes
Fall Drink Ideas
And, finally, here are some delicious fall drink recipes to try, including cocktails, lattes and steamers.
Pumpkin Spice Latte
Enjoy this deliciously creamy Pumpkin Spice Latte at home. Made with your favourite milk, homemade pumpkin butter, vanilla and coffee, all topped off with maple whipped cream and cinnamon. One of my favourite fall coffee drinks!
Get this fall hot drink recipe: Pumpkin Spice Latte
Tell me, what are your favourite fall inspired recipes? Do you make good use of all the fruits and vegetables that are plentiful this time of year?
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Happy (almost) Fall!
This fall recipe collection was originally published September 2014 and updated with new recipes and photos September 2022.