When it comes to fall desserts, few things are as cozy and comforting as apple crisp. This dessert dish is easy to make, yet always impressive – perfect for everything from weeknight dinners to holiday gatherings. And with so many delicious apple crisp recipes out there, you’re sure to find the perfect recipe for your taste.
To give you a helping hand, here are 17 of our favorite apple crisp recipes, ranging from classic to modern. We even threw in a couple of recipe twists on classic apple crisp or apple crumbles for good measure! So whether you’re looking for a traditional apple crisp recipe or something a little more unique, we’ve got you covered. If you love apple recipes, don’t miss these other recipes for blooming apples, apple fries, and apple dumplings. Enjoy!
1. Classic Apple Crisp Recipe
This classic apple crisp recipe by Sally’s Baking Recipes is the perfect balance of sweet and tart, with a crispy topping that’s impossible to resist.
Serve it warm, topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, and you’ll be in fall dessert heaven. Get the recipe.
2. Slow-Cooker Apple Crisp
What would you say if I told you that you can enjoy all the flavors of apple crisp without having to turn on your oven? Well, it’s possible with this Slow Cooker Apple Crisp Recipe from Pillsbury!
Just throw everything into your slow cooker in the morning, and you’ll come home to a house that smells like fall and a dessert that’s ready to eat. How great is that? Get the recipe.
3. Vegan Apple Crisp
A great option for those looking for a dairy-free and egg-free dessert, this Vegan Apple Crisp from Minimalist Baker is called the BEST vegan apple crisp for a reason.
Made with ingredients you probably already have in your pantry, it’s also one of the easiest recipes on this list. Get the recipe.
4. Gluten-Free Apple Crisp
This Gluten-Free Apple Crisp from A Clean Bake is the perfect option for those with gluten sensitivities or allergies. It’s also dairy-free and perfect for anyone that follows a vegan and paleo diet.
It’s also naturally sweetened with coconut sugar and maple syrup, making it a healthier option than many other apple crisp recipes which use refined sugar. Get the recipe.
5. Chai Spice Apple Crisp
A classic dessert gets kicked up a notch with the addition of warming spices like allspice, cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves in this version from Baker by Nature.
If you’re looking for a recipe that will really give you that fall feeling, this is it. Get the recipe.
6. Caramelized Apple Crisp
This Caramelized Apple Crisp from This Healthy Table is sure to be a hit with anyone who loves caramel.
The apples are first caramelized in a pan before being baked into the crisp, giving them a deep and rich flavor. Get the recipe.
7. Maple Bacon Apple Crisp
Yes, you read that right. This Maple Bacon Apple Crisp recipe by Pat Duran posted to Just a Pinch takes the classic dish and gives it a savory twist with the addition of crispy applewood smoked bacon. It’s the perfect blend of sweet and salty and will have everyone coming back for seconds. Get the recipe.
8. Blueberry Apple Crisp
What better way to enjoy two of fall’s most popular fruits than with a Blueberry Apple Crisp recipe from Canadian chef and author Ricardo?
The blueberries add a pop of color and sweetness to the dish, making it even more irresistible. Get the recipe.
9. Cranberry Apple Crumble
Apples and cranberries combine in this Cranberry Apple Crumble from Bake or Break which is the perfect blend of tart and sweet.
The cranberries add a lovely tartness to the dish, while the brown sugar topping keeps things nice and sweet. Get the recipe.
10. Salted Caramel Apple Crisp
This Salted Caramel Apple Crisp from Baker by Nature is a must-try for anyone who loves salted caramel.
The combination of sweet and salty is simply irresistible, and the addition of caramel takes this dish to the next level. Get the recipe.
11. Pumpkin Apple Crisp
The perfect way to enjoy all the flavors of fall in one dish is with this Pumpkin Apple Crisp from Betty Crocker.
The pumpkin puree adds a lovely richness to the crisp and the pumpkin pie spice gives a nice twist to the classic flavor of apple crisp. Get the recipe.
12. Apple Crumble with Toasted Pecans
This Apple Crumble with Toasted Pecan from In Search Of Yummy-ness is a decadent dessert you just have to try!
The baked oats and pecans add a lovely crunch to the dish, while the brown sugar and melted butter give it a rich sweetness. Get the recipe.
13. Apple Crisp Cinnamon Rolls
A fun twist on the classic dish can be found in this delicious Apple Crisp Cinnamon Rolls recipe from Tastes of Lizzy.
Cinnamon rolls and apple crumble collide to make a chewy and soft dessert with an apple crumble topping providing a tasty crunch. Get the recipe.
14. Dutch Apple Cobbler
This Dutch Apple Cobbler from Taste of Home is another fun twist on the classic apple crisp that’s sure to please everyone. Unlike a traditional crisp, this version is topped with a biscuit dough topping you’d generally find in a cobbler recipe.
The apples are coated in a sugar and spice mixture before being baked to perfection, resulting in a dish that’s both sweet and flavorful. Get the recipe.
15. Individual Apple Crisps
Individual Apple Crisps are the perfect way to enjoy a personal fall dessert that is both delicious and satisfying.
With the help of this recipe by Ahead of Thyme, they’re also quick and easy to make, so you can enjoy them any time of day. Get the recipe.
16. Old-fashioned Apple Crumble
A classic recipe that’s perfect for any occasion, this Old-fashioned Apple Crumble from The Chunky Chef checks off all the boxes for what makes a perfect apple crumble recipe.
The apples are baked with a crispy oatmeal topping, resulting in a dish that’s both sweet and satisfying. Get the recipe.
17. Apple Crisp Bites
This Apple Crisp Bites recipe from CakesCottage is the perfect way to enjoy a bite-sized dessert. They’re also quick and easy to make, so you can have them ready in no time. Get the recipe.
Apple crisps are a classic dessert that can be enjoyed any time of year. Whether you prefer a sweet and simple apple crisp or something more decadent with added spices and flavors, there’s sure to be an option for you. So get baking and enjoy!
Please share these apple crisp recipes with your friends and family.