Celebrate apple season with an orchard’s worth of recipes! We’ve hunted around and found the best ways to get your apple a day—from cider and apple chips to out-of-this-world cake. Channel Johnny Appleseed and click through the gallery below to bite in.

Applesauce Cake

How cute is this cake from Perchance to Cook? Get the little ones involved in stirring together the batter and arranging the apple slices on top. An added bonus: it’s gluten free for sensitive tummies and paleo for diet-minded parents. Snag the recipe here.

photo: Perchance to Cook


What do you like to make with apples? Do your kids gobble up Granny Smith slices or do they prefer them baked in a sweet treat? Share with us your thoughts below!

— Susie Foresman & Abigail Matsumoto