The 15 Best Desserts to Make with Fall Produce

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The 15 Best Desserts to Make with Fall Produce

Read on for the best desserts to make with fall produce.

Pumpkin Spice Latte Mini Scones

Using canned pumpkin, these mini scones are the perfect new way to enjoy that Pumpkin Spice Latte flavor during brunch!

Get the recipe: Pumpkin Spice Latte Mini Scones

Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Gelato & Spiced Pineapple-Coconut Compote

With a cup of grated raw carrots in these carrot cake cookies, you'll be able to get your vegetables while enjoying a treat.

Get the recipe: Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Gelato & Spiced Pineapple-Coconut Compote

Pear Hazelnut Tart

How pretty is this? This beautiful dessert topped with poached pears is definitely worth the time.

Get the recipe: Pear Hazelnut Tart

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Chocolate Swirls

This pumpkin cheesecake is as delicious as it is pretty. The mild sweetness of pumpkin tastes perfect with dark chocolate.

Get the recipe: Pumpkin Cheesecake with Chocolate Swirls

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Lemony Cream Cheese Frosting

Transforming a delicious carrot cake into cupcakes makes for a fun and tasty way to enjoy carrots this fall.

Get the recipe: Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Lemony Cream Cheese Frosting

Caramel Apples

Looking for something to do with those apples after apple picking? Celebrate that fresh fall produce with a sweet caramel apple!

Get the recipe: Caramel Apples

Poached Pear Olive Oil Bread

Olive oil cake has a subtle and delicious taste that is paired perfectly with sweet pears.

Get the recipe: Poached Pear Olive Oil Bread

Maple-Apple Upside-Down Cake

Filled with Granny Smith apples and maple syrup, this cake is a wonderful fall treat.

Get the recipe: Maple-Apple Upside-Down Cake

Gran's Pumpkin Fritters

These pumpkin fritters are topped with a homemade caramel sauce for a mouthwatering dessert.

Get the recipe: Gran's Pumpkin Fritters

Sweet Potato Doughnuts

Sweet potatoes aren't just for mashing in the fall months. Use them in doughnuts! These are covered in cinnamon and sugar, and are baked instead of being fried.

Get the recipe: Sweet Potato Doughnuts

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

With cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg and pumpkin puree on the ingredient list, this cupcake celebrates the best flavors of fall!

Get the recipe: Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Sweet-Potato Meringue Pie

This dessert resembles a pumpkin pie, but it's actually filled with sweet potatoes (and topped with a homemade meringue).

Get the recipe: Sweet-Potato Meringue Pie

Spice Cake

Fall is the perfect time to start enjoying a spice cake. This one is filled with butternut squash!

Get the recipe: Spice Cake

Squash Cheesecake Bars

These cheesecake bars use squash puree in addition to cream cheese and ground cinnamon for a delicious fall flavor.

Get the recipe: Squash Cheesecake Bars

Orange-Date Pumpkin Muffins

These nutritious muffins contain an entire pulverized orange as well as pumpkin!

Get the recipe: Orange-Date Pumpkin Muffins

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In addition to the colorful leaves and pumpkin spice lattes, a whole new batch of produce is one of the best parts of transitioning from summer to fall. It's easy and delicious to roast carrots and pumpkins, but you shouldn't stop there. You can also use them for sweet treats! Pumpkins, squash, apples, carrots, sweet potatoes and more can be used to make delicious treats all through autumn.

Check out the slideshow above for the 15 best desserts made with fall produce.

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