5 Recipes to Welcome the Season of Autumn

This sweet and slightly spicy pumpkin soup makes a satisfying autumn meal or a delicious appetizer to your holiday spread. Garnish with chopped cilantro, chopped peanuts, and sour cream.

As the days grow shorter and the leaves start to change colour, there’s no denying that autumn is upon us. It’s the season of cosy sweaters, brisk walks in the crisp air, and indulging in comforting and wholesome foods. If you’re looking to make the most of this beautiful time of year, Vitamix has you covered with a selection of delightful autumn recipes that will warm your heart and your taste buds.

  1. Acorn Squash Soup: A Hearty Start
    There’s nothing quite like a warm bowl of soup to kick off the autumn season. Vitamix’s Acorn Squash Soup is a rich and creamy delight that combines acorn squash’s earthy flavours with vegetable or chicken broth alongside aromatic spices such as nutmeg and cinnamon. It’s the perfect way to capture the essence of fall in a bowl.
  2. Pumpkin Brownies: A Sweet Treat
    What’s autumn without a bit of pumpkin spice? These Pumpkin Brownies are a delightful twist on a classic treat. Made with real pumpkin puree, they’re moist, flavourful, and perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth on a cool autumn evening.
  3. Hot Chai Latte: Spice Up Your Day
    When the weather turns chilly, there’s nothing like a perfectly foamed cup of Hot Chai Latte to warm you up from the inside out. This recipe combines brewed chia tea, cinnamon, your milk of choice and sweetener for a comforting beverage that’s perfect for sipping by the fireplace. Use your Vitamix Aer Disc container to create this recipe.
  4. Autumn Toasted Pita and Kale Salad: A Burst of Freshness
    While hearty dishes are a must in the fall, it’s important to balance them with fresh and crisp greens. Vitamix’s Autumn Toasted Pita and Kale Salad does just that. This vibrant salad features roasted sweet potato, crispy pitta chips, and a delicious pomegranate dressing that will leave your taste buds dancing.
  5. Oat Flour Waffles: A Weekend Delight
    Nothing says “slow autumn morning” like a stack of warm, homemade waffles. These Oat Flour Waffles are not only delicious but can easily be made gluten-free by replacing the whole-wheat flour with a gluten-free alternative, making them a wholesome choice Try adding pumpkin pie spice to this batter for an autumn twist and top them with fresh fruit and a drizzle of maple syrup for the ultimate autumn treat.
Two waffles, flour made in Vitamix blender

As autumn settles in, it’s the perfect time to embrace the flavours and warmth of the season. Vitamix’s autumn recipes, from the creamy Acorn Squash Soup to the decadent Pumpkin Brownies, offer a wide range of delicious options to celebrate this time of year. So, gather your ingredients, fire up your Vitamix blender, and get ready to enjoy the comforting and delightful tastes of autumn. Happy blending!