Fall Recipes

These time-saving recipes are perfect for busy autumn schedules. Try freezing batches of the soups and breads for a quick and hearty weeknight meal.

Harvest Soups

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

The warm sweetness of paprika and nutmeg combine with the savory seasonings of onion, garlic, and cayenne pepper to create this decadent, full-bodied purée.

Acorn Squash Soup

Acorn Squash Soup

Maple syrup, nutmeg and ground cinnamon add holiday flavor to this classic autumn soup. Garnish with roasted pumpkin seeds for even more holiday zest.

Sweet Potato Soup

Sweet Potato Soup

A delightful combination of apple, carrot, and onion round out the sweet potato in this satisfying soup.

Shrimp Chowder

Shrimp Chowder

A creamy chowder perfectly seasoned with marjoram and nutmeg.

Warm Breads

Cranberry Nut Bread

Cranberry Nut Bread

For this whole-wheat recipe, leave a strip of peel on the orange before placing it in the Vitamix container for an extra burst of citrus flavor.

Zucchini-Pineapple Bread

Zucchini-Pineapple Bread

Crushed pineapple gives this classic sweet bread an unexpected twist.

Jalapeño Corn Bread

Jalapeño Corn Bread

Red and green jalapeños add spicy zest to this traditional corn bread recipe. The perfect companion to chili or black bean soup.

Pumpkin Muffins

Pumpkin Muffins

The rich flavor of allspice and cinnamon enhance the pumpkin's sweetness, while walnuts add texture to these classic autumn treats.

One-Dish Dinners

Potato Cheddar Breakfast Bake

Potato Cheddar Breakfast Bake

This simple breakfast casserole combines homemade hash browns with all your favorite omelet ingredients. It's a real lifesaver when you're expecting overnight guests.

Enchilada Sauce

Enchilada Sauce

Make Mexican night any night with this quick and easy version.

Zucchini Pasta with Pomodoro Sauce

Zucchini Pasta with Pomodoro Sauce

A raw tomato sauce with fresh flavors that merry well with the spiraled zucchini noodles.

Macaroni with Cheese Sauce

Macaroni with Cheese Sauce

Rich, creamy cheese sauce and crumb topping make this classic dish a family favorite.

Tailgating Favorites

Guacamole

Guacamole

This traditional Mexican avocado dip, now an international favorite, combines tomato, onion, and fresh cilantro for zesty flavor. Served with tortilla chips, it makes a quick and easy appetizer for guests.

California Salsa

California Salsa

A classic tomato blend that can be thrown together in minutes for those teenage invasions and impromptu parties.

Asian Buffalo Sauce

Asian Buffalo Sauce

Classic Asian flavors are brightened up with the addition of a whole orange—including a bit of the peel—and fresh ginger, making this a tasty twist on buffalo sauce.

Spicy Hummus

Spicy Hummus

Spice up your hummus with your favorite hot sauce. Just remember, the heat level you choose will be intensified in the Vitamix.