10 Festive Apple Pie Recipes


During the fall and winter, apples are at their peak, abundant in the markets with a wider variety available than at most other times of the year. Apples are at their prime, and inexpensive – it’s time to bake pie.

Whether your apple pie is destined for Christmas dinner or a regular weeknight, here are a variety of delicious recipes that will warm your house while making it smell wonderful.

  • Apple Pie Pops 1 of 10
    Apple Pie Pops
    Food on a stick is all the rage these days - three bite apple pies baked onto sticks you can find at the craft store are perfect for parties! Babble has the recipe!
  • Deep Dish Caramel Apple Pie 2 of 10
    Deep Dish Caramel Apple Pie
    One of the best culinary combos - caramel and apples - together in a deep dish pie. Divine! Babble has the recipe!
  • Fried Apple Hand Pies 3 of 10
    Fried Apple Hand Pies
    These crisp little pies you can hold in your hand are great for parties or post-ski or skate warmups - best served with hot chocolate or apple cider! Babble has the recipe!
  • Mini Roasted Apple Pies 4 of 10
    Mini Roasted Apple Pies
    Single-serving roasted apple pies with lattice crust - perfect for a dinner party! Babble has the recipe!
  • Apple Pie with Cranberries 5 of 10
    Apple Pie with Cranberries
    A classic recipe, studded with cranberries - or raspberries, blackberries, blueberries... The Family Kitchen has the recipe!
  • A Simple Apple Tart 6 of 10
    A Simple Apple Tart
    A little fancier than an apple pie, with the same flavours, an apple tart makes the perfect finish for a Sunday supper. Babble has the recipe!
  • Classic Double Crust Apple Pie 7 of 10
    Classic Double Crust Apple Pie
    If you're looking for classic apple pie with a top crust, loaded with apples, this is it. Babble has the recipe!
  • Apple Galette with Crumble Topping 8 of 10
    Apple Galette with Crumble Topping
    A free-form apple galette is simple to make, with sautéed apples and a crumble topping. Dinner with Julie has the recipe!
  • An Apple Pie Tutorial 9 of 10
    An Apple Pie Tutorial
    If you need a full apple pie 101, Simple Bites walks you through the process! Simple Bites has the recipe!
  • Sunny Flower Garden Apple Pie 10 of 10
    Sunny Flower Garden Apple Pie
    Check out this stunner! Amy of Family Feedbag colors the pastry scraps with food coloring and uses them to create blooms for the top of her pie. You could do the same with fall leaves! Family Feedbag has the recipe!

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