21 Fall Recipes in Under 10 Minutes

Fall into deliciousness!

What’s not to love about fall? This time of year is all about lovely crisp breezes, gorgeous leaves, and delicious, warm recipes. When it’s time to create your week’s menu plan, we’ve got you covered with seasonal tasties! Check out 21 fall recipes that prep in under 10 minutes.

Just because summer sunshine is gone doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy fresh produce. From eggplant to squash to sweet potatoes, you have plenty of options that fill your belly and support your healthy lifestyle journey. In addition, autumn is the perfect time for meals that warm you and those you love. In the quick fall recipes below, you’ll find easy-prep meals that won’t tie you to the kitchen all day—so you’ll have more time for football games, color-filled walks, and pumpkin picking. Enjoy!

1. Crispy Cinnamon Toast

Crispy Cinnamon Toast Recipe

This cinnamon recipe, which also includes vanilla, is perfect for cool fall mornings.

2. 5-Ingredient Baked Egg Mushrooms

5-Ingredient Baked Egg Mushrooms

Start your day with a meaty dish that’s so simple to make, even the kids can help you!

3. Slow Cooker Fiesta Chili Supper

Slow Cooker Fiesta Chicken Soup Recipe

Few things warm the tummy like a delicious chili. This slow cooker recipe includes lean turkey, corn, red bell pepper, and more.

4. Slow Cooker Coconut Curry Sweet Potatoes


Prepping this dish is as easy as dicing the potatoes and adding the spices—a delish new way to enjoy sweet potatoes, a fall food favorite.

5. Slow Cooker Turkey and Chickpea Chili


Chili recipes are a natural choice as the weather turns cool. This one preps in just a few minutes so you can come home to a house that smells oh-so-good.

6. Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Roast


Season the chicken in this low-hassle recipe, and let it simmer all day for a meal that makes delicious leftovers for salads and sandwiches.

7. Slow Cooker Red Lentil and Butternut Squash Stew


Dice the veggies, add the spices, and you’re ready to throw the ingredients into the slow cooker for a delicious, hearty, homemade dinner.

8. Spicy Roasted Cabbage Wedges

Spicy Roasted Cabbage Wedges

Enjoy the low-calorie goodness of cabbage with this fast fall recipe that’s sure to surprise you with its fab flavor.

9. Curry-Roasted Acorn Squash

Curry-Roasted Acorn Squash

Add a yummy twist to traditional acorn squash recipes with this super-simple, delightfully tasty side dish.

10. Crockpot Baked Sweet Potatoes


Sweet potatoes are a go-to on many fall menus, and this recipe makes it easier than ever to add them to your table.

11. Slow Cooker Sweet & Savory Sweet Potatoes

Slow Cooker Sweet & Savory Sweet Potatoes

Red pepper flakes, cinnamon, curry powder, and coconut palm sugar combine for a flavorful and fast fall recipe.

12. Endive & Apple Salad with Vinaigrette Dressing

Endive Salad With Apples, almonds and Walnuts2

When you want fast recipes for fall, this dish will do the trick. It’s easy to make and easy to enjoy.

13. Spinach Pear Walnut Salad

Spinach Pear Walnut Salad

When you want a light recipe for your fall menu, add this tasty salad to the list. It includes a yummy dressing with just the right amount of sweetness.

14. Creamy Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Keep this homemade salad dressing on hand and benefit from the power of apple cider vinegar, which is brimming with nutrients and enzymes that support weight loss.

15. Chai-Spiced Candied Nuts

Pan Roasted Candied Pecans

Whether you want a healthy snack for the gang or you want a grab-n-go munchie for yourself, this fast fall recipe preps in no time.

16. Skinny Iced Chai Latte

Skinny Iced Chai Latte

This homemade chai is perfect for fall days, when nights are cool but days are still on the warm side.

17. Cinnamon Spiced Coffee

Cinnamon Spiced Coffee

Use natural sweeteners in this delicious morning pick-me-up.

18. Skinny Pumpkin Spiced Latte


Say “no thanks” to pricey drinks from those big-name cafes, and instead fix up this surprisingly simple homemade latte.

19. Cranberry Apple Sparkler

Cranberry Apple Sparkler

This pretty red drink is the perfect refreshing beverage to serve guests.

20. Slow Cooker Honey Baked Apples with Granola


This dessert is exactly what fall should taste like, with apples, honey, raisins, and more.

21. Baked Apple Chips

Baked Apple Chips

If you have time to slice and core two apples, then you have time to make this healthy homemade snack.

What are your favorite fall recipes to kick off the season? Let us know in the comments!

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