Three Easy Must-Have Fall Desserts!

Three Easy Must-Have Fall Desserts!

Megan Whitten '22, staff writer

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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

1) Preheat oven to 350°. Mix cream, butter, and sugar into a large bowl. Slowly beat in eggs and pumpkin. Mix in flour, pie spice, baking powder, cinnamon, salt, and baking soda, and ginger. Slowly add buttermilk to the mixture.
2) Fill muffin cups with batter and bake for 20-25 minutes.
3) For frosting, beat butter and cream cheese until fluffy. Add in confectioners’ sugar, vanilla, and cinnamon. Frost cupcakes when cooled. https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/pumpkin-spice-cupcakes-with-cream-cheese-frosting/

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

1) Mix rolled oats, flour, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and salt.
2) In a separate bowl, mix in the coconut oil, brown sugar, and granulated sugar. Add pumpkin and vanilla. Then, add in the dry ingredients. Let the dough chill for 30 minutes.
3) Form the dough into balls, place on a baking sheet, and bake at 375° for 11 minutes.
https://www.acouplecooks.com/chewy-pumpkin-oatmeal-cookies/

Glazed Apple Fritters

1) Mix the flour, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt.
2) In a separate bowl, beat the eggs with a fork, and add in the milk, melted butter, and vanilla.
3) Carefully fold the dry and wet ingredients together and fold in the apple slices.
4) Fry! For more directions on frying, visit the website.
5) For the glaze, whisk together the powdered sugar, salt, vanilla extract, and whole milk. Then, brush the glaze over the fritters.
https://www.thepioneerwoman.com/food-cooking/recipes/a8907/apple-fritters/