You're definitely going to find some seasonal cooking inspiration on this list.

  1. Man-Approved Spicy Oven Fries – Use fall potatoes to make these oil-free fries.
  2. Brussels Sprouts That Anyone Will Eat – Turn these often-hated greens into a family favorite dish.
  3. Braised Carrots and Leaks – Root vegetables braised with wine vinegar and wine.
  4. Ginger Curry Yam Soup – A silky smooth, fiery soup for cold nights.
  5. Butternut Squash Salad – Shredded raw butternut squash makes for an unusual salad ingredient.
  6. Slow Cooker Applesauce – It doesn’t get any easier than this applesauce recipe.
  7. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies – Pumpkin adds a punch of vitamins to the classic chocolate-chip cookie.
  8. Pear with Port & Stilton Cream Chicken – Fresh fall pears are perfect on top of this special dinner.
  9. Leek and Potato Soup – A rich creamy soup using a classic pairing of vegetables.
  10. Cranberry Orange Relish – A great side dish for poultry, especially your Thanksgiving turkey.
  11. Garlic Mashed Potatoes – A classic.
  12. Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Pears – An unusual pairing, but it works.
  13. Apple Cranberry Sauce – A great combination of sweet and tart.
  14. Sweet Potato Casserole – Extremely rich side dish for a holiday meal.
  15. Penne with Broccoli, Garlic and Bread Crumbs – Broccoli and garlic last in the garden until the first frost, making this a great early fall dish.
  16. Wild Mushroom Risotto – Farmers markets are bursting with mushrooms in the fall.
  17. Minestrone Soup – Tons of fresh vegetables are in this hearty soup.
  18. Apple Crisp – Easier than a pie, but just as satisfying, maybe even more satisfying.
  19. Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage – Perfect for pairing with pork.
  20. Fried Green Tomatoes – When you pull the green tomatoes off the vine before the first frost, this is what you’ll want to do with them.
  21. Garlicky Kale and Roasted Turnips – Two recipes for the price of one.
  22. Vegan Pumpkin Ravioli – Roasted fresh pumpkin fills this pasta dish.
  23. Cauliflower and Mushroom Pot Pie – A vegan dish for cold nights.
  24. Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Scallion Butter – Nice change from a plain old baked potato.

Robin Shreeves ( @rshreeves ) focuses on food from a family perspective from her home base in New Jersey.

24 recipes for fall produce
The corn and tomatoes may be gone, but in the fall, there's still plenty of fresh produce to cook with.