Apples, apples, apples! They're at their peak right now, so sweet and crisp. Are you craving some apple action in your kitchen this week? How about one of these recipes? From a simple lunch sandwich of cheese and apples to a sticky spiked apple cake doused with brandy, here's a look back at 15 terrific apple recipes.

TOP ROW
• 1 Apple Chestnut Tarts
• 2 Farmer's Lunch Sandwich
• 3 Baked Apple Streusel Pancake Bars
• 4 Weekend Apple Pancake
• 5 Oatmeal-Brown Sugar Baked Apples

MIDDLE ROW
• 6 Kale and Apple Soup
• 7 Nearly-Instant Apple Cinnamon Mini-Tarts
• 8 Candy Apple Pie
• 9 Apple Custard Tart
• 10 Sticky Spiked Double-Apple Cake with a Brown Sugar-Brandy Sauce

BOTTOM ROW
• 11 Apple Walnut Bread Pudding
• 12 Spiced Apple Cider Sorbet
• 13 Apple Carrot Oatmeal Cake with Broiled Coconut Topping and Molasses Cream Cheese Icing
• 14 Braised Escarole with Apples and Bacon
• 15 Apple Ginger Pie Bars

OK, your turn! What's your favorite apple recipe? Care to share a link?

Related: What To Do With Not-So-Great Apples

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