Dessert and dinner recipes for two that use apples. Everything from cakes, pies, tarte tatin, burgers, and turnovers. Recipes use fresh apples or apple sauce.

Mini Apple Pies in 6" Baking Dishes
Apples, Pies and Cobblers

Mini Apple Pies

If you like apple pie, you will love these Mini apple pies baked in 6″ pie pans.  It makes the cutest apple pie for two. Mini Apple Pies On a recent trip to Crate & Barrel, hoping to trade all…

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A small batch of apple turnovers with homemade puff pastry
Apples, Breakfast

Apple Turnover Recipe

Apple turnover recipe made with one sheet puff pastry, apples, brown sugar, and spices. Now that you are armed with a 15-minute puff pastry recipe, you are considered dangerous. You are capable of whipping up an apple turnover recipe, flaky…

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Small batch of apple crisp baked in apples @dessertfortwo
Apples, Pies and Cobblers

Double Apple Crisp

I just baked apple crisp inside an apple. I had a serious apple craving. I almost called it breakfast, but then the ice cream came to the party. This recipe makes two apple crisps (for two!!), but feel free to scale…

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Small batch caramels @dessertfortwo
Apples, Candy, Gluten Free

Apple Cider Caramels

Apple cider caramels, made from scratch! This is a small batch recipe, so start here before committing to a large batch of caramels! One more chewy, sticky sweet square thing; I swear. Pastry classes at Tante Marie A few moons…

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Apple Pie Pizza |
Apples, Bread, Fancy

Apple Pie Pizza

I’m not naming any names, but someone in my house in on a juice cleanse.  And that someone’s favorite dessert is apple pie.  Their favorite food is pizza.  So, because I’m cruel, I made apple pie pizza.  It’s just that…

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Apples, Pies and Cobblers

Homemade Apple Pie

I did not think there was a way to improve upon apple pie.  That is, until a coworker brought in loads of fresh-picked Honeycrisp apples.  My apple pie recipe was good, but with Honeycrisp apples, it’s great. The only way…

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Apples, Breakfast, Donuts

Apple Fritters

Apple fritters recipe from scratch! Fluffy, thick and perfectly cake-like apple fritters made in just 30 minutes. This recipe makes just 4 large fritters, the perfect amount! I’ve been making a grave mistake for years. When I go into a…

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Apples, Fancy, Whiskey

Apple Cider Tiramisu

I’ve been hinting at desserts with moonshine for quite some time. The problem with moonshine is that you’re not likely to remember the things you were doing before you drank it.  It is quite possible that I’ve made ten desserts…

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Apples, Pies and Cobblers

Apple Crisp

The ingredients of an apple crisp are very simple, yet this was one of the hardest recipes for me to scale down to two servings.  The problem lies with the apples:  a single apple does not give off much juice. …

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