Simple Recipes to Enjoy This Fall

There are many things to enjoy about autumn, from the most celebrated holidays to the beautiful scenery offered by nature. But one of the things that people look most forward to when it comes to this season is the food they get to enjoy while being curled up inside away from the chilling weather.

Whether you’re looking for recipes for baked goods or dinner dishes that contain some of the vegetables that are in season, read on to find out about four unique recipes that you can try and share with your loved ones this fall.

Chicken with cauliflower rice

Plate filled with chicken and cauliflower

For a healthy and nutritious choice, you can opt for this quick yet delicious recipe, for which you will need the following ingredients:

• 1 and 1/2 pounds chicken breast, cut into pieces

• 1 cup diced onion

• 1/2 cup heavy cream

• 1/2 cup chicken broth

• 16oz cauliflower rice

• 2 teaspoons of preferred seasoning

• 3 cloves of garlic

• 4 tablespoons of butter

To prepare, you will need to melt the butter and then add the onion and cook for about 3 minutes, then season the chicken and add to the pan. Cook for 5 minutes, add the garlic, cauliflower rice, chicken broth, and cream, and stir for 10 minutes until serving.

There is nothing like warm food on a cold autumn day, and that is why these recipes are not to be missed if you would like to make the most out of this season and enjoy all that it has to offer.

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies

The necessary ingredients for this healthy recipe:

cookies on a plate

• 1/2 cup pumpkin puree

• 1/3 cup maple syrup

• 1/2 cup almond oat milk

• 2 tablespoons of oil

• 1 and 1/2 cup oat flour

• 1 tablespoon of pumpkin pie spice

• 1 tablespoon of baking powder

• pinch of salt

• dark chocolate chips

All you need to do to create this dish is to mix all of the wet ingredients together first, then add the flour, powder, pumpkin spice, and chocolate chips together. Form it into cookies on an oven tray and bake at 350F for about 16 to 18 minutes.

Apple and blackberry pudding

apple and blackberry pudding on a platter

First off, if you need a quick fix for your sweet tooth this autumn, then this recipe can take care of that. The ingredients that you are going to need for this recipe are the following:

• 3 peeled apples

• 9oz blackberries

• the juice of one lemon

• 7oz granulated sugar

• 4oz flour

• 3oz margarine

• 1/2 tablespoon of baking powder

• 2 eggs

• 1/2 tablespoon of vanilla extract

The first step is to preheat the oven to 330F/ventilator or to 300F/gas. Then place the lemon juice and the apples, blackberries, and around 3oz of sugar in a 2 and 1/2 pint baking platter. You can start to create the topping while the mixture bakes in the oven for 5 minutes. For the topping, sift in a bowl and add sugar, margarine, eggs, lemon juice, baking powder, and salt. Beat for 1 to 2 minutes with a wooden spoon until it gets velvety and smooth. Draw the dish from the oven and spoon over the fruit evenly. Go back to the oven and cook for 40-45 minutes until it becomes a golden shade of brown.

Broccoli Mac and Cheese

dish of baked mac and broccoli

If you’re looking for a full dish that you can serve at lunch or dinner, then broccoli mac and cheese is the perfect combination to make you feel the autumn spirit.

The ingredients you need are as follows:

• 8oz cooked pasta

• 2 tablespoons of butter

• 6oz shredded cheese

• 1 and 1/3 cups milk

• 2 tablespoons of flour

• 1 tablespoon of preferred seasoning

• 3 cups of cooked chopped broccoli

Start by melting the butter first, adding flour, and then whisking in the milk, then adding the shredded cheese to that to make the sauce. Stir in any seasoning you prefer, and then add the cooked pasta over the cheese sauce. After stirring, add the cooked broccoli on top and stir in for an extra minute.