Sweet, Salty & Simple: 15 Snacks & Treats for Fall

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Fall blew in hard this weekend, with a flutter of leaves and a gale of snow, in some places. Halloween is here too, that spooky night of mystery and play — are you throwing a party? Perhaps you're not in full party form, but you want a little treat or snack to see you through the night of the Great Pumpkin. Well, we have 15 simple treats for you today, hand-picked for autumn. They range from the sweet — peanut butter popcorn, pumpkin Rice Krispie treats! — to the salty, like Ina Garten's masterful roasted nut mix with rosemary, and homemade cheese crackers.

Fall flavors abound — sharp cheddar, gooey peanut butter, maple syrup, cinnamon and ginger. Welcome fall with open arms and a warm kitchen with one or more of these simple treats, from sweet to salty and chewy to crisp.

SWEET TREATS
Peanut Butter Popcorn
Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispie Treats
Milk and Honey Peanut Butter Balls
Maple-Butter Spiced Popcorn
Pumpkin Spice Cookies
Classic Southern Pralines

DIPS
Vidalia Onion Dip with Bacon Crumbles
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Roasted Jalapeño & Lime Hummus

SALTY NIBBLES
Homemade Cheese Crackers
Cheddar Olives
Juno's Pregnant Dates (Bacon-Wrapped Dates)

ROASTED & TOASTED
Roasted Edamame with Sea Salt and Cracked Pepper
Ina Garten's Chipotle and Rosemary Spiced Nuts
Baked, Spiced 'Corn Nuts'

Related: Chewy, Spicy, Crispy, Sweet: 15 Cookies for Fall

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