Fall Equinox 2023 arrives on Saturday, September 23. It is also known as the autumnal equinox. Fall Equinox is a natural event that marks the transition from summer to autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. It is a wonderful time to embrace the flavours of autumn with dishes that feature seasonal ingredients like apples, pumpkins, squash, hearty greens, and warming spices. As you celebrate Fall Equinox 2023, we at LatestLY, have compiled a collection of recipes that you can try and celebrate the day. Try Out These Delicious Recipes on Autumn Equinox To Celebrate the Changing Season
Butternut Squash Soup
A creamy and comforting butternut squash soup is a classic fall dish. Roast butternut squash, onions, and garlic until caramelized, then blend with vegetable broth and spices like nutmeg and cinnamon. Top with a dollop of sour cream or crème fraîche and some toasted pumpkin seeds.
Celebrate the abundance of apples in the fall with a warm and gooey apple crisp. Toss sliced apples with sugar, cinnamon, and a touch of lemon juice, then top with a crumbly mixture of oats, flour, brown sugar, and butter. Bake until golden and serve with vanilla ice cream.
Pumpkin pie is a classic fall dessert. Create a spiced pumpkin filling using canned or homemade pumpkin puree, blend it with sugar, eggs, and warming spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves. Pour the mixture into a pie crust and bake until set.
Stuffed Acorn Squash
Cut acorn squash in half, scoop out the seeds, and roast until tender. Meanwhile, prepare a stuffing with a mixture of wild rice, cranberries, pecans, and herbs. Fill the roasted squash halves with the stuffing and bake until heated through.
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple and Bacon
Toss halved Brussels sprouts with olive oil, salt, and pepper, then roast until caramelized. Drizzle with maple syrup and sprinkle with crispy bacon bits for a sweet and savoury side dish.
Kale and Cranberry Salad
Create a hearty kale salad with dried cranberries, toasted pecans, crumbled feta cheese, and a balsamic vinaigrette dressing. The combination of sweet and savoury flavours is perfect for autumn.
Pumpkin Spice Latte
Make your own pumpkin spice latte at home by combining brewed coffee with steamed milk, pumpkin puree, and a blend of pumpkin pie spices. Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.
These recipes capture the essence of the fall season and are perfect for celebrating the fall equinox with family and friends. Enjoy the delicious flavours and aromas of autumn! Wishing everyone a Happy Fall Equinox 2023!
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