Few foods are as cozy and comforting as warm apple pie. But apples are amazing in a whole variety of warm ways, both sweet and savoury. Keep apples on hand year-round so you can enjoy warm apple goodness any time you like. From crumbles to cakes, breakfast to dinner, apples are the star of the show in these ten incredible recipes. Here are 10 Ways to Warm Up With Apples!
Overnight Apple Sticky Buns
This sticky bun recipe uses homemade dough with grated apples inside of it. The filling is made with butter, cinnamon, a hint of nutmeg, grated apples and crushed pecans. The topping is a layer of pecans and homemade caramel. This recipe is seriously scrumptious and impossible to resist.
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Caramel Apple Cups
These bite-size treats from Family Bites are packed with chopped apples and drizzled with warm caramel sauce. Baked in graham cracker crusts in a muffin pan, these can be dressed up for Sunday supper or handed out for after school snacks.
Caramel Apple Buttermilk Pancakes
Here’s another fabulous way to get the day started! Fluffy apple pancakes from Rock Recipes with fresh apple slices and warm caramel sauce. A stack of these would please kids of all ages.
Beautiful Lattice Apple Pie
Apple pie is a classic, and lattice makes any pie look a bit more beautiful. Recipe via Food & Wine.
Easy Homemade Apple Cider
Warm apples are just as tasty in a glass. This straight-forward apple cider is simmered with cinnamon, cloves and allspice. It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken has this simple recipe to warm you up from head to toe.
Beef Roast with Apples, Tomatoes & Herbs
Apples add a touch of tender sweetness to savoury dishes as well, such as this beef pot roast with apples, tomatoes and herbs from Family Feedbag. Cooked in one pot, this is a simple and satisfying supper.
Apple Bread Pudding with Dark Brown Sugar Sauce
Bread pudding makes a cozy home for tender bits of chopped apple. The warm brown sugar sauce on this bread pudding from The Tasty Gardener makes this delightful dessert a show-stopper.
Upside Down Apple Caramel Cake
This upside down cake looks like the perfect pick-me-up next time guest are stopping by. Clockwork Lemon uses grated apple in this scrumptious cake served warm and drizzled with whipping cream.
Apple and Sage Cornbread Stuffing
Sweet Potato Chronicles does a cornbread stuffing with chopped apples that will blow your mind! Serve with ham, turkey or chicken for a family dinner to please a crowd.