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30+ Fall Baking Recipes

Fall is OFFICIALLY here (yaaaay)!!! As such, I wanted to pull all of my 30+ Fall Baking Recipes together in one post. This is your one-stop-shop for all the best flavors of Fall! Pumpkin, apple, salted caramel…the gang’s all here!

Fall Recipes

These are 30+ Fall Baking Recipes you need for the sweetest season! I’ve separated the recipes out into the following categories:

  • Pies & Tarts
  • Cookies & Bars
  • Cakes & Cupcakes
  • Cheesecakes
  • Pastries
  • Breads & Muffins
  • Everything Else!

Don’t stop scrolling before you get to that “Everything Else” section…you’re not going to want to miss the recipe for Caramel Apple Shortcake! Happy Fall baking, everyone! 🙂

Fall Pies & Tarts

What’s more Fall-ish than pie? Here are some traditional and some not-so-traditional pies and tarts (and a galette) to get you going! This section is heavy on apples, but you’ll also find pumpin, plum, dates, and figs!

Salted Caramel Apple Pie
This Salted Caramel Apple Pie is a twist on a classic! I took a delicious, comforting apple pie and filled and topped it with homemade salted caramel sauce!
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Salted Caramel Apple Pie
Hazelnut Fig Galette
This Hazelnut Fig Galette has a sweet pastry crust filled with homemade hazelnut paste, topped with figs drizzled with honey and vanilla bean paste! Absolutely fantastic served with a dollop of crème fraîche!
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Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie
As if apple pie wasn’t already amazing all on its own, I swapped the top crust for a layer of homemade cinnamon rolls!
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Apple Date Pie
This Apple Date Pie is a twist on tradition! Here, a classic flaky pastry crust is filled with spiced apples and the caramel flavors of dates and brown sugar!
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Apple Date Pie
Apple Maple Custard Tart
A classic pastry shell filled with maple custard and topped with sliced apples. Refreshingly Fall!
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Apple and Maple Custard Tart
Vanilla Plum Tart
This Vanilla Plum Tart is a sweet pastry crust filled with fresh plums and vanilla sugar! Perfect with a scoop of vanilla ice cream!
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Pumpkin Meringue Tart
This Pumpkin Meringue Tart is a sweet pastry crust filled with a classic spiced pumpkin filling, topped with a cloud of toasted meringue!
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Pumpkin Meringue Tart
Gingerbread Pumpkin Pie
A classic revamped with the spiced goodness of gingerbread!
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Mini Apple Cranberry Pies
These little beauties are like apple pie and cranberry sauce had a baby. A delicious baby. 
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Cranberry Curd Tart
A chocolate pastry shell filled with cranberry curd and topped with toasted meringue, sugared cranberries, chocolate pastry cut-outs, and sprigs of rosemary.
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Chocolate Caramel Tart
A chocolate shortbread crust filled with homemade salted caramel sauce and dark chocolate ganache! A decadent classic!
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Cookies & Bars

Fall pies can’t have all the fun, right? These cookies and bars have all the Fall vibes in a fraction of the time of making a pie! *Unless* you decorate the Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies like I did. That took far too long. 😉

Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies
Your favorite coffee house treat in cookie form! Does it get any better than this??
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Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies
Honey Pecan Bars
Pecan pie bars upgraded with the floral flavor of honey! Sticky, gooey deliciousness!
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Cinnamon Roll Bars
These Cinnamon Roll Bars taste just like your favorite cinnamon roll–slathered in vanilla-cinnamon cream cheese frosting–but bake up in a fraction of the time!
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Cinnamon Roll Bars
Maple Cinnamon Cookies
These Maple Cinnamon Cookies are soft, chewy, and delicious! The warm flavors of maple, cinnamon, and brown sugar are complemented so well by the vanilla maple glaze! <3
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Maple Cinnamon Cookies
Caramel Apple Cookies
These Caramel Apple Cookies are crisp, buttery, and sandwiched with dulce de leche!
Check out this recipe
Caramel Apple Cookies

Cakes & Cupcakes

Cakes and cupcakes know no season! I say cake is always welcome, but these cakes and cupcakes in particular have the flavors you’ve come to expect in the Fall! I highly recommend the Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes! That cranberry buttercream is out of this world!

Caramel Ginger Date Cake
This Caramel Ginger Date Cake combines the warm flavors of ginger, dates, and salted caramel with the goodness of cream cheese frosting!
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Caramel Ginger Date Cake
Pumpkin Spice Latte Cupcakes
These Pumpkin Spice Latte Cupcakes are tender, spiced, and have a hint of espresso. To top them off, stabilized whipped cream and a sprinkle of pumpkin spice! Now you can get your PSL fix in cupcake form!
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Pumpkin Spice Latte Cupcakes
Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes
These Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes are moist (sorry not sorry), delicious apple cider cakes topped with sweet-tart cranberry Swiss meringue buttercream. Fall in cupcake form! <3
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Cheesecakes

I’ve never met a cheesecake I didn’t like! There’s something special about Fall flavors in a creamy, dreamy cheesecake!

Honey Almond Butter Cheesecake
Honey and almond butter flavor this creamy cheesecake with a classic graham cracker crust, topped with fresh whipped cream, sliced almonds, and white chocolate “honeycomb.”
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Honey Almond Butter Cheesecake
Cinnamon Pumpkin Cheesecake
This Cinnamon Pumpkin Cheesecake has a cinnamon blondie crust topped with no-bake pumpkin cheesecake and cinnamon whipped cream!
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Cranberry Swirl Cheesecake
A classic graham cracker crust filled with creamy vanilla bean cheesecake, swirled with homemade cranberry sauce!
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Cranberry Swirl Cheesecake
Pumpkin Hazelnut Cheesecake
The creamiest, dreamiest pumpkin cheesecake with a graham cracker and toasted hazelnut crust, topped with cinnamon whipped cream and chopped hazelnuts.
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Pastries

Cream puffs and sweet rolls are definitely welcome all Fall long! I definitely need to add more to this section in the future, because yuuuum!

Caramel Apple Cream Puffs
These Caramel Apple Cream Puffs are a classic cream puff filled with caramel pastry cream and apple preserves, then drizzled with homemade salted caramel sauce!
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Caramel Apple Cream Puffs
Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls
My Mom’s Cinnamon Rolls revamped to make apple pie breakfast food! Classic cinnamon rolls with sautéed apples, topped with a cinnamon browned butter glaze.
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Pumpkin Tiramisu Cream Puffs
These Pumpkin Tiramisu Cream Puffs are brushed with espresso and marsala wine, filled with spiced pumpkin mascarpone mousse, then dusted with cocoa powder!
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Pumpkin Tiramisu Cream Puffs

Breads & Muffins

Breads and muffins make Fall extra cozy! I usually stick with sweets on the blog, but homemade bread is definitely something we need all season long!

Honey Ginger Pear Muffins
These Honey Ginger Pear Muffins are made with whole wheat pastry flour and no refined sugar! The sweetness from the honey and spiciness from the ginger make them a fabulous breakfast (or anytime) treat!
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Buttermilk Biscuits
Flaky, buttery goodness. You really can't go wrong with Buttermilk Biscuits. Have two. 🙂
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Pumpkin Challah
This Pumpkin Challah is like the eggy, soft, delicious challah you know and love! The addition of pumpkin gives it a natural sweetness and gorgeous color!
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Pumpkin Challah
Honey Cornbread Muffins
Soft, fluffy, and slightly sweet, you'll want these Honey Cornbread Muffins time and time again!
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Everything Else!

Just because these don’t fit into a category doesn’t mean these aren’t totally delish!! These are definitely “last, but not least!”

Caramel Apple Shortcake
This Caramel Apple Shortcake is cornmeal buttermilk biscuits with caramel baked apples, cinnamon-cardamom whipped cream, and homemade salted caramel sauce!
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Apple Cider Doughnuts
These Apple Cider Doughnuts are tender and flavorful, thanks to the addition of applesauce and boiled apple cider. Glazed with apple cider glaze!
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Salted Caramel Apple Marshmallows
Soft, fluffy apple marshmallows dipped in homemade salted caramel. Fall indulgence!
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Cinnamon Honey Scones
With a lovely flavor and texture, and never ever dry, these Cinnamon Honey Scones are perfect for breakfast any day of the week!
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Dark Chocolate Madeleines
These Dark Chocolate Madeleines are tender and suuuuper chocolatey thanks to bittersweet chocolate and black cocoa powder! I should have called them Midnight Madeleines!
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Dark Chocolate Madeleines

I hope you found all the Fall Baking Recipes to help you keep the whole season sweet! <3 If you make one, please drop a review/comment on the recipe, take a pic, and tag me on Instagram! I’d love to hear all about it! Happy Fall, and happy baking!!

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Updated 9/19/2021

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