22 Insanely Good Apple Desserts

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Come fall, it seems everyone is searching for a new apple dessert recipe. You ask, we deliver. We’ve gathered 22 of our favorite apple desserts that are filled with sugar, spice, and everything nice. Desserts like apple crisp, caramel apple dump cake, apple cake, apple cobbler, and more. They’re sweet, spicy, and just scream fall. We highly advise picking adding extra pints of vanilla ice cream to your shopping list.

Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings

"Who knew 1 large apple, a can of crescent roll dough, and a few basic ingredients would make a dessert for a crowd. This is a simple and fun recipe." - The Kitchen Crew
Classic Apple Pie

Classic Apple Pie

"The lemon zest and fresh lemon juice in this pie make it taste so fresh and even more delicious!" - Steven
Apple Crumble Bars

Apple Crumble Bars

"These are as easy as it gets! Also great with any kind of fruit filling." - Maggie
Apple Crisp Best Ever! No Oats

Apple Crisp Best Ever! No Oats

"I never cared for oats on my Apple Betty or apple crisp. This is delicious! For a variety, I add some chopped walnuts or pecans and substitute the apple juice with orange juice. It's apple picking time." - Jewel
Poor Man's Apple Cobbler

Poor Man's Apple Cobbler

"This is the easiest cobbler you can make in a pinch. If you have unexpected company and need a quick and easy dessert, give this a try." - Shawna
Caramel Apple Pecan Bars

Caramel Apple Pecan Bars

"Caramel Apple Pecan Bars are robust in fall flavors. They’re rich, dense, and soft. You’ll love the fudgy-brownie-like texture, the chewy apples, and crunchy pecans, but above all, you’ll love how simple these bars are to make!" - Paula
Apple Pie Filling Coffee Cake

Apple Pie Filling Coffee Cake

"Who doesn't like a nice piece of coffee cake for breakfast, or anytime, for that matter? Especially for overnight company... it's just a real treat. So, instead of running to the grocery store and buying donuts or coffee cake, just make this one up in no time." - Angela
Double Caramel Apple Cookies

Double Caramel Apple Cookies

"I adapted these from several different recipes and was so proud of how they came out! Homemade caramel can be substituted by store-bought, but I love knowing these are completely from scratch." - Chelsea
Blue Ribbon Apple Bundt Cake

Blue Ribbon Apple Bundt Cake

"This cake always seems to be a hit with everyone that tries it. This cake is also excellent without glaze; instead, I serve it slightly warm with vanilla ice cream." - Crystal
Apple Cranberry Galette

Apple Cranberry Galette

"A galette is basically a free-formed one-crust pie. It can be a dessert, main dish, or appetizer. When you think of it that way, anything can be put into a galette! This is one that I came up with when I was thinking of making fried apples for dinner." - Teresa
Swedish Apple Pie

Swedish Apple Pie

"This is the easiest Swedish apple pie you will ever make. Great if you have extra apples and want to use them up quickly." - Carol
Apple Turnovers

Apple Turnovers

"I like to make turnovers. I just made 4 apple turnovers and some cups filled with the filling and a topping using my apple cobbler topping. This will make a nice snack for after dinner." - Deb
Caramel Apple Crumble Cheesecake Dip

Caramel Apple Crumble Cheesecake Dip

"Caramel apple crumble served on top of a cheesecake layer as a dip!" - Kevin
Apple Slab Pie

Apple Slab Pie

"This is a delicious recipe with a crust that is flaky and rich. Cream cheese and butter are a match made in heaven for a wonderful tasting crust. I love this slab pie because not only does it taste wonderful, but it feeds a lot of people." - Donna
Caramel Glazed Soft Apple Pie

Caramel Glazed Soft Apple Pie

"My hubby loves apple pie but prefers softer apples and not tart. Over the years, I've practiced & this is what I finally decided is the final choice. He loved it." - Cathy
Cinnamon Apple Crisp

Cinnamon Apple Crisp

"This cinnamon apple crisp is full of warm juicy apples and topped with a buttery oat crunch. This is the perfect dessert for any time of year for those apple lovers." - Debbie
Deep Dish Apple Crisp

Deep Dish Apple Crisp

"I made this recipe by trial and error. I love apple pie, but sometimes do not have time to make a crust, so I came up with this. The recipe is easy and quick to make. " - Laura
Kentucky Apple Cake

Kentucky Apple Cake

"Looking for an easy fall sheet cake recipe? Then look no further than this easy dessert. We wish we could keep one of these in the oven at all times... it smells a-maz-ing! There are chunks of apple in every bite." - The Kitchen Crew
Healthy Baked Pecan-Stuffed Apples

Healthy Baked Pecan-Stuffed Apples

"What I’m sharing with you today is a dessert you can make from January through December and one that will give you that satisfying feeling every time you eat it. I guarantee you will smile while eating these pecan-stuffed baked apples!" - Shikha
Apple Rhubarb Crisp

Apple Rhubarb Crisp

"Apple crisp is a traditional dessert. This recipe, though, adds rhubarb which elevates the flavors. The apples are sweet and the rhubarb is lightly tart. Then, the mixture of spices and brown sugar is balanced perfectly." - The Kitchen Crew
Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

"This cake is a sweet crunchy treat to bake at apple picking time! We used Winesap apples and it turned out great." - David
Caramel Pecan Apple Dump Cake

Caramel Pecan Apple Dump Cake

"Dump cakes are an extremely easy and popular dessert. This caramel apple version is amazing. It's a cross between an apple fritter and pecan pie. Typically dump cakes just use a fruit filling, but this recipe includes thinly sliced apples which (along with chopped pecans) add texture to the cake." - The Kitchen Crew