Easy Puff Pastry Apple Strudel

Easy Puff Pastry Apple Strudel #recipes

Strudel making is made easy with the help of puff pastry! Stuffed inside the buttery layers are thinly-sliced apples, dried cranberries and chopped walnuts with plenty of cinnamon spice and a sweet glaze to cover the top. In like 25 minutes or less you can pop this in your oven and make your house smell… 

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Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Caramel Apple Cheesecake #desserts

This cheesecake sings of the season with it’s apple and dulce de leche caramel topping over a sweet cream cheese filling tucked into a graham cracker crust. There’s four components to this delectable cheesecake, every step simple and worth it, starting with the graham cracker crust that is made in a food processor and prebaked… 

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Italian Apple Cake

Italian Apple Cake

Apples play a starring role in this lemon and vanilla infused cake. They’re in the batter and on top for a pretty presentation, filling every bite with their tart, sweet flavor. This is a single layer cake cooked in a springform pan. It’s buttery and moist with soft, tender apples that melt in your mouth…. 

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Apple Lime Salad with Pita Croutons & Spicy Cinnamon Walnuts

Apple Lime Salad with Pita Croutons & Spicy Cinnamon Walnuts

Thinly sliced apples tossed with fresh lime juice, olive oil, scallions and parsley plus crunchy pita bread croutons, a little sharp cheddar and spicy cinnamon walnuts. A flavor party in the making. I’m in a serious love affair with apples. I might need help. Lately I have been throwing them into every single salad I… 

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Cheesecake Filled Apple Cake

Cheesecake Filled Apple Cake

A delectable cake with apples and nuts folded into the batter, a tunnel of cheesecake filling and a nutty brown sugar frosting with caramel notes to it. Two desserts in one, this is a cake with a lot going on. Although it may look complicated to make with that ribbon of cream cheese running through… 

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Caramel Apple Crumb Cake

Caramel Apple Crumb Cake

This is a sponsored post for Krusteaz. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Krusteaz challenged me to “Seize the What If” and create a dessert with one of their baking mixes to inspire home cooks to think outside the box. Using Krusteaz cinnamon crumb cake and muffin mix I created a caramel apple crumb… 

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Cranberry Apple Chicken Salad w/ Honey Mustard Dressing

Cranberry Apple Walnut Chicken Salad

Romaine salad with chicken, apples, dried cranberries and walnuts in a honey-mustard dressing. It has all the elements I like in a satisfying salad including a full array of competing flavors and textures that all meld together in a completely delicious way. Every bite reminds me that fall is here to stay awhile and makes… 

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