I know it's just barely September, but I can hardly contain my excitement that fall is nearly here. Suddenly the heat and humidity are gone, and there's a cool crispness in the air. And you know what that means? Apple season is beginning!
We got an armload of apples from our farm share last week and we've just been gobbling them up the way they are. An apple goes in the school lunch every single day. At some point, though, we're going to want to have our apples some other way. Hello mom and apple pie! Here are 7 amazing things you can do with them apples this fall.
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Bake in cider. There are dozens of ways to bake apples, but this apples baked in cider recipe just makes them taste especially ... appley.
Apple tart. This one is a classic, Ina Garten's French apple tart recipe, also known as an apple tarte tatin. Layers of thinly-sliced apples in a pastry and baked into golden goodness. Or here's an easy, upside-down skillet apple tarte tatin.
Caramel apples. Who here loves them? And they're super easy to make, too. Just melt the caramels and dip! Here's a caramel apples recipe from Real Simple.
What do you like to do with apples?
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