Fall is a season that inspires a love for all things cozy and comforting, and if you’re entertaining guests this fall, you may be looking forward to indulging in some new desserts. If you live at The Pointe on Mass luxury apartments - Indianapolis, you’re in a terrific central location for hosting, and your spacious modern kitchen is the perfect playground for foodie adventures. Here are seven fall desserts that are sure to satisfy the sweet tooth of you and your guests.
Pumpkin Maple Cheesecake Bars
No fall dessert list is complete without a pumpkin pie, but try this brilliant variation of the classic recipe that combines your favorite fall flavors in a handheld cheesecake bar. It can be made a day ahead of time for your holiday food prep and the ingredients are probably items you already have in your pantry, like eggs, cream cheese, sugar, vanilla, maple syrup, ginger, nutmeg, and pumpkin puree.
Easy Apple Crisp
Freshly picked apples are in abundance during the fall, but if you don’t have time to peel, slice, and core, try this simple apple crisp variation that uses apple pie filling and a tasty oatmeal topping that’s golden brown and bubbling in no time!
Coffee Pecan Tart
Pecan pie is a Southern classic that's ideal for all gatherings, and this twist on the original makes it even more enticing for a casual brunch with friends or a formal Thanksgiving dinner. The coffee liqueur and pecan filling baked into an orange shortbread crust give it a unique contrast of textures and a mouthful of sweet and savory flavors.
Pear, Pomegranate, and Maple Crumble
Instead of your classic apple cobbler, try this sophisticated yet simple souffle that just takes 30 minutes to prep! It's the perfect dessert for those who love a bit of indulgence, and it’s sure to impress your guests.
Pumpkin Spice Macarons
The traditional French macaron shells take a little prep time, but the fluffy spiced cream cheese filling and the adorable presentation will be a hit at any gathering. Refrigerate them for a minimum of 12 hours before serving, and up to five days. For best taste and texture, bring them up to room temperature for about an hour before serving.
Homemade Maple Pecan Ice Cream
…in 30 minutes! Cooler weather doesn't mean you have to give up ice cream. Maple pecan ice cream is the ultimate fall-flavored frozen treat and you can serve it with your pies, tarts, crisps, and coffee.
Fall isn't just about pumpkins and apples; cranberries are a seasonal gem, too! This cranberry-orange quickbread is a sweet and tangy delight that's perfect for a fall breakfast, side dish, or dessert. It's also a nice way to add a pop of color and flavor to your autumn table.
There's a fall dessert for every palate, and there are convenient amenities for every lifestyle at The Pointe apartments, Mass Ave. Indianapolis. The stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and modern wood style flooring provide a functional and stylish kitchen, and the open-concept floor plans are perfect for hosting holiday gatherings. Take a tour and reserve your new home today: (317) 474-6554