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Fall Recipe Inspiration

  • Happy Halloween! I've compiled a massive list of all my favorite fall recipes to provide you with some inpiration this season! I hope you enjoy :)

    Spiked Hot Apple Cider (Wassail)

    A warming spiced and spiked apple cider beverage perfect for warming you up in the cold weather!

    birds eye view of wassail in glasses

    Crispy Cheesy Roasted Asparagus

    Crispy panko and cheesy parmesan top a deliciously roasted asparagus for the perfect side dish.

    zoomed into crispy cheesy roasted asparagus

    One Pot Creamy Ravioli & Kale Soup

    This hearty and creamy ravioli and kale soup is the comfort food of your dreams. A creamy tomato sauce, cheesy raviolis, and hearty kale come together in one pot and just under 30 minutes.

    bowl of creamy ravioli and kale soup

    Pasta e Fagioli Italian Soup

    The classic pasta e fagioli Italian soup that will warm your insides this winter. It’s loaded with fresh vegetables, pasta, and beans for the perfect hearty combination.

    bowl of pasta e fagioli italian soup

    Pumpkin Olive Oil Cake

    A delicious and easy single layer cake that is full of fall flavors!

    pumpkin olive oil cake baked and frosted

    Carrot Cake & Banana Muffins with Cream Cheese Frosting

    Carrot cake muffins loaded with gooey bananas, coconut shreds, and walnut pieces for a healthy breakfast treat or after dinner dessert! Make these super moist and delicious muffins that everyone will love.

    carrot cake banana muffin with muffin wrapper off

    Healthier Sloppy Joes

    This Healthier Sloppy Joe recipe is a family-friendly, weeknight dinner special! Made with a base of lean ground beef and chopped veggies - it’s great for the kiddos and adults too!

    birds eye view of a sloppy joe in a bun

    The unFIGettable Martini (Fig Vodka Cocktail)

    This UnFIGettable Martini is the perfect drink to cozy up to this winter. Made with fig vodka, vanilla bean vodka, cointreau, fig puree, and lemon juice it’s refreshing, warming, and so delightful.

    fig martini and other spirits in the background

    Savory and Sweet Pumpkin Butter Toast

    A fully loaded, fall-inspired toast topped with pumpkin butter, gouda cheese, sauteed apples, and toasted pecans for a perfectly savory and sweet combination.

    toast with pumpkin butter, cheese, apples, pecans

    One Pot Creamy Beef & Mushroom Stroganoff

    This one pot creamy beef and mushroom stroganoff is the perfect weeknight dinner. Creamy, rich, and delicious flavors all combined into one pot for ease and simplicity!

    bowl of creamy beef and mushroom stroganoff

    Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Bake

    This spaghetti squash bolognese is the holy grail of a weeknight dinner comfort food meal. The roasted spaghetti squash and bolognese sauce comes together in just 35 minutes, a slightly healthier twist to the classic bolognese recipe, you’ll find yourself making this recipe time and time again.

    spaghetti squash baked with Bolognese sauce

    Pumpkin Nice Cream

    A plant-based, vegan ice cream made with only 6 ingredients in 5 minutes!

    pumpkin nice cream in a bowl topped with pecans

    Healthy Pumpkin Turkey Chili

    Who says pumpkin is only for the fall season? This healthy pumpkin turkey chili is great for fall and winter! Made with canned pumpkin, ground turkey, two types of beans, and fire-roasted tomatoes, this healthy chili is super flavorful. Bonus it’s made in only one pot and can be yours in only 30 minutes!

    two bowls of chili

    One Pot Beanless Pumpkin Chili

    A beanless pumpkin chili made with lean ground beef and tons of spices for the perfect comfort food dish.

    chili in bowls

    Green Bean & Parmesan Salad

    Need a quick, healthy, and tasty side dish to bring to a gathering? This green bean parmesan salad is super simple to make and doesn’t require any reheating. Made with only 6 ingredients, it’s the perfect side to accompany any dinner!

    green bean & parmesan salad in white bowl

    The Ultimate Cheeseball

    The most savory and delicious appetizer that takes less than 15 minutes to make. Two types of cheeses rolled together with some scallions or chives, dried cranberries, and chopped nuts. Make this for your next gathering, it’s always a HUGE crowd pleaser!

    The Ultimate Cheeseball crackers and chives on sid

    Vegan Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Corn

    This roasted butternut squash soup is filled with delectable roasted veggies for a powerful flavor profile and a perfectly creamy texture. This soup screams fall comfort food!

    butternut soup in white bowl topped with seeds

    Mexican Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

    What’s a Mexican Stuffed Sweet Potato? Think tacos but instead of a tortilla shell the fillings are nested in a warm and fluffy sweet potato!

    loaded sweet potato on a white plate

    Garlic Lovers Skillet Pizza

    A crispy, fluffy, and super garlicky pizza for all my die hard garlic lovers out there.

    garlic lovers skillet pizza in the cast iron skill

    Harvest Bowl (Sweetgreen Dupe)

    A copycat of this classic menu item from Sweetgreen. Shredded kale, chicken, warm wild rice and sweet potatoes, slivered almonds, goat cheese, and apples tossed with a creamy balsamic vinaigrette!

    fully assembled harvest bowl in wooden bowl

    Crispy Parmesan Brussel Sprouts

    Crispy, crunchy, and cheesy roasted brussel sprouts, the perfect side dish for any occasion.

    cripsy parmesan brussel sprouts in a bowl

    Dairy Free Butternut Squash Pasta

    Delicious fresh pasta coated in a creamy roasted vegetable puree that is sure to warm you up this cold weather season!

    butternut squash pasta topped with mushrooms

    Healthier Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

    A healthier and simple recipe for cinnamon rolls with one special ingredient…pumpkin!

    baked cinnamon buns on a white dish

    Sesame Miso and Tahini Cookies

    If you love savory foods, you’re going to love these Sesame Miso and Tahini Cookies. They are just the right amount of salty, savory, and sweet to make a deliciously chewy snack!

    sesame miso and tahini cookies on wire drying rack

    Crusty Cheesy Garlic Bread

    Looking for the perfect slice of bread to serve along with your favorite soup? This recipe toasts up a baguette of French bread for the perfect crusty, cheesy, and garlic-y combination.

    garlic bread on a cutting board

    Classic Pumpkin Bread Recipe

    A super classic recipe for Pumpkin Bread. Perfect for the fall season!

    birds eye view of pumpkin loaf slices

    Creamy Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

    Hello soup season! Roasted tomatoes, red peppers, onion, and garlic come together with some coconut milk, goat cheese, and spices for a creamy and delicious soup recipe perfect for fall and winter.

    red pepper tomato soup in a white bowl

    Cranberry Orange Gin Mule

    This cranberry orange gin mule is a twist on the classic Moscow Mule. Made with gin instead of vodka and combined with refreshing cranberry juice and orange seltzer water, it's the perfect drink all year long!

    Cranberry Orange Gin Mule