Fall Cookbooks

Fall has arrived and with it some great fruits and vegetables that when cooked fill your home with great smells that remind you of your childhood. Alachua County Library District has a great selection of cookbooks with recipes that remind us of cold nights and warm suppers.

These 10 cookbooks are just a small taste of everything the library has to get your chef skills going.

Fix-it and forget-it best of fall recipes: quick and delicious slow cooker meals

Fall is here, and so is a busy season of Thanksgiving parties and cooking for big groups. Wow your guests and loved ones with healthy and delicious seasonal offerings that cover appetizers, soups and stews, meaty and vegetarian mains, breakfast, beverages, and desserts. 

Michael Symon's 5 in 5 for every season: 165 quick dinners, sides, holiday dishes, and More
Michael Symon

The follow-up to the bestselling Michael Symon's 5 in 5, this new book delivers 165 quick, easy, fresh recipes organized by season with an entire section devoted to making the holidays simpler than ever. 

Cooking in the moment: a year of seasonal recipes
Andrea Reusing

With gorgeous photography throughout and more than 130 recipes, Cooking in the Moment will inspire cooks everywhere to embrace the flavors and bounty of each season. 

Effortless entertaining cookbook: 80 recipes that will impress your guests without stress
Meredith Steele

Impress your guests and have a celebration they’ll never forget, without the stress commonly associated with party planning. 

Saving the season: a cook’s guide to home canning, pickling, and preserving
Kevin West

The author gives us more than one hundred recipes, organized by season, for sweet preserves and savory pickles; easy-to-can vegetables and fruits; condiments such as relishes, chutneys, and salsas; and cordials, candies, and cocktails. 

Pretty fun: creating and celebrating a lifetime of tradition
Kate Hudson

Celebrate all of the special moments in your life, big and small, with this warm and welcoming, illustrated lifestyle and entertaining guide, complete with delicious, healthy recipes. 

Taste of Home Halloween: Freaky fun!: 103 meals, snacks & sweets

Make magic this autumn when you dig into the essential guide, Taste of Home Halloween! Here you’ll find dozens of spooky, cute, spirited and fun Halloween foods to delight boys and ghouls of all ages. 

Rustic fruit desserts: crumbles, buckles, cobblers, pandowdies, and more
Cory Schreiber & Julie Richardson

In Rustic Fruit Desserts, each season's bounty inspires unique ways to showcase the distinct flavor combinations that appear fleetingly. 

Purely pumpkin: more than 80 seasonal recipes to share, savor, and warm your kitchen
Allison Day

In her new cookbook, Purely Pumpkin, Allison Day, popular blogger and creator of the award-winning YummyBeet.com, brings the cozy warmth of pumpkin into our homes with a seasonal, whole foods recipe set and earthy food photography.

Taste of Home farm to table cookbook

Relish the goodness of garden fresh foods and make the most of your garden and farmer's market finds with this all new cookbook.

Descriptions adapted from the publisher.
By CarolineH on November 15, 2021