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slice of apple cranberry pie
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Apple Cranberry Crumb Pie

Combine two fall favorites in one delicious pie! The apples and cranberries are a sweet and tangy combo that go well with the sugary crumb topping.

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Apple & Salted Caramel Crostata

A more rustic apple pie-inspired dessert is a crostada. This recipe is also seriously foodie-friendly, calling for aged gouda as the ingredient that makes this apple dessert distinctive.

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French Apple Clafoutis

Do you love rich custard desserts? Graduate to an apple clafoutis. Because this dessert is time-consuming, but worth it, make this for an intimate bridal shower or bridesmaid luncheon.

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Apple Almond Tart

Everyone has their favorite taste combinations. Us? We're more than a little partial to apples and almond. This tart is absolute perfection with a good cup of coffee.

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apple cherry strudel
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Apple Cherry Strudel

Hosting a day-after brunch? If you prefer apple pie-inspired desserts that run towards the pastry side, make this incredible strudel recipe that also uses ripe cherries.

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Apple Pie Pull Apart Bread

Another addictive brunch treat is this apple pie pull apart bread. All the great flavors of a traditional apple pie, and yet socially acceptable to eat in the morning.

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Caramel Apple Pies

Mini pies are a wedding reception favorite for many reasons. We love not only how cute they are, but also how convenient they are to serve. Stack up these caramel apple pies on woodcut serving boards for a rustic dessert table.

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apple cider muffins
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Apple Cider Muffins

One of the best new trends in weddings is serving a midnight snack, or handing guests something to eat on the way home (because all that dancing burns some serious calories). These apple cider muffins don't require a fork, and are very satisfying.

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Apple Pie Jam

Speaking of take-home treats, this apple pie jam would be divine with scones or biscuits all bagged up as a farewell favor. You could also tuck a small jar into a welcome basket for your guests' hotel rooms.

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Apple Cider Caramel Bars

We can't decide if these fall under cookies or candy, and that pretty much makes them the best goodie ever. With chewy salted caramel flavored with apple and a shortbread crust, this is another festive apple pie-inspired sweet to give your guests.