25 Cozy and Indulgent Fall Dessert Recipes Your Kids Won't Be Able to Get Enough Of
Summer is awesome, but there really is something truly magical about Fall. There's nothing better than crisp air, leaves changing colors, and cozy sweaters, except maybe the delicious autumnal desserts. Warm and inviting Fall is the season for pumpkin spice on everything and baking those apples you picked at the orchard. Of course, kids also want to get in on the Autumn action, especially if it involves dessert. If your kid has a particularly strong sweet tooth, these 25 Fall-themed treats are the perfect way to embrace the season. Keep reading for 25 mouth-watering recipes to make this Fall one to remember.
Apple Crumble Bars
The only thing that can make these delectable apple crumble bars even tastier is a big dollop of ice cream. Tangy and sweet, this dessert is one kids will be clamoring for.
Yes, that's a leaf design on these gorgeous apple dumplings! Nothing is more of a symbol of Autumn than falling leaves, and this dessert tastes as good as it looks.
Apple Streusel Cake
For a truly special treat, try this apple streusel cake. Drizzles of icing take this Fall staple up a notch.
Banana Bread Pudding
My son and I are absolute suckers for banana bread pudding, and this recipe from Averie Cooks sounds delightful. Rich and custard-like, this treat is great for any banana-lovers.
Pumpkin Chocolate Banana Bread
Don't settle for a boring banana bread recipe when Fall means you can add pumpkin to anything. This pumpkin chocolate banana bread sounds otherworldly.
Easiest No-Bake Nutella Pie
Since kids can get impatient, desserts should be easy. This no-bake Nutella pie is creamy, sweet, and oh so easy.
Easy Apple Crisp
This easy apple crisp is crumbly and divine. This cozy dessert is like wrapping yourself up in a favorite sweater.
Easy Vegan, Gluten-Free Apple Crisp Crumble
A clean dessert that has kids asking for seconds? That would be this vegan and gluten-free apple crisp crumble, which is so good, you won't even miss the butter.
Sweet Potato Fries With Marshmallow Cream
A fun, autumnal-twist on traditional sweet potato fries, these sweet potato fries with marshmallow cream are salty, sweet, and a great treat after visiting the pumpkin patch.
Southern Pecan Praline Cake
Pecan pie is rich and decadent. This Southern pecan praline cake takes the warmth of pecan pie but makes it light and fluffy with a delicious spiced frosting.
Vanilla Bean Pear Persimmon Pie
Truly an underrepresented fruit, persimmon is a rich Fall treat. This vanilla bean pear persimmon pie is warm, sweet, and spiced.
Pumpkin S'Mores Cake
S'mores aren't just for Summer campfires. When paired with pumpkin, like in this pumpkin s'mores cake, they become next level.
Baked Pumpkin Oatmeal
Who said you can't have dessert for breakfast? This baked pumpkin oatmeal is the perfect way to start your kids' days.
Maple Pecan Blondies
This maple pecan blondies recipe has a secret and healthy ingredient: beans. Don't be scared off, though. That little ingredient makes these chewy, gooey, and super sweet.
Marshmallow Pumpkin Pie
Soft and pillowy, this marshmallow pumpkin pie will be the hit of the dinner table. With a fun gingersnap crust, this twist on the traditional pumpkin pie is definitely worth it.
Cranberry Apple Crisp
Cranberries aren't just for Thanksgiving. This cranberry apple crisp can be enjoyed all season long.
Pecan Pie Layer Cake
Brown sugar is the powerful flavor in this sweet pecan pie layer cake. Warm and rich, this cake uses pecan pie filling to layer the cakes.
No-Bake Vegan Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
If you're vegan and still want to treat yourself, these no-bake vegan pumpkin cheesecake bars are a great option. Rich and creamy, this dessert is like eating your favorite PSL.
Brown Butter Chocolate Pecan Bars
You know the smell that drifts through the house when you're baking something delicious? These brown butter chocolate pecan bars will taste great, and your whole house will smell like Fall heaven.
Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Bars
Don't let the bourbon steer you away. These chocolate bourbon pecan bars have a nutty and irresistible flavor.
Slow-Cooker Cranberry Orange Monkey Bread
Monkey bread is a favorite treat for kids. The pull-apart dessert is made even easier with this slow-cooker cranberry orange monkey bread recipe.
Easy Apple Pie
With kids around, the last thing anyone needs is to needlessly labor over a hot stove all day. This easy apple pie recipe promises delicious results without all the work.
Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Bars
Snuggle up with these chocolate chunk cranberry bars. As the Fall weather starts to get a little colder, these are sure to keep you warm.
Maple Pumpkin Gingersnap Tiramisu
OK, there's a lot going on with this maple pumpkin gingersnap tiramisu. However, each unique flavor delicately plays with the other, making this a pudding-like option that's great for kids.
Cream Cheese Pumpkin Bread
Like pumpkin cheesecake, this cream cheese pumpkin bread is an easy hit.