These best apple recipes come from organic gardeners who love to cook and bake. You’ll find everything from salads to decadent desserts.
If you’re interested in baking pies and want to know the best apples for success, see How to Choose the Best Apples for Pies.
Apples for Everyone
This is the time of year when I go nuts for apples. It’s the only time they are fresh off the trees (and taste uber fabulous) and we have so many varieties to choose from.
The rest of the year the selections consist of varieties that travel and store well, but aren’t nearly as interesting as the others. It’s just like tomatoes: the best ones are often the most perishable.
I’ve compiled a list of the apples that bake beautifully (and taste delicious, of course) in pies: Best Pies For Apples.
Here I’m sharing a whole bunch of apple recipes including apple salad, apple butter, pies, crisps, jams, and even an apple cocktail.
Go stock up at an orchard, choose a variety of apples, and try some new recipes.
These recipes are from blogging friends and some are my own. Visit each link to get the recipe.
If you have a favorite or one to share, I’d love to hear about it.
Spiced Crab Apple Butter | Lovely Greens
Healthy, Gluten-free Apple Cookies | Empress of Dirt
Apple Crisp | Empress of Dirt
Apple Cherry Pear Almond Breakfast Muffins | A Healthy Life For Me
Maple apple blueberry oatmeal | Deborah Jean’s Dandelion House
Best Apples To Use For Pies | Empress of Dirt
Honey spiced dried apple rings | Our One Acre Farm
Brussels Sprouts and Apple Salad with Blue Cheese | A Healthy Life For Me
Apple Sauce | Empress of Dirt
Now go make something delicious!
~Melissa the Empress of Dirt ♛