10/13/2016 06:38 am ET

Fall Is The Season For Baking. These 18 Recipes Prove It.

Tis the season to bake.

Fall foods are the best foods. It’s during this season that our favorite comfort foods start to take the place of summer salads. Soups and stews become lunch. And even ice cream flavors get a seasonal makeover. But what fall is really best for ― when it comes to eats ― is all the baked goods.

Not only is fall a great time of year to crank up the oven ― there’s nothing like working by a warm oven on a crisp, cool day as you bake up something making your whole house smell amazing ― but the flavors that grace fall sweets are unparalleled. Apple, pumpkin and so much caramel, if that won’t get you baking we don’t know if anything will.

Here are the best baked goods recipes that’ll help fully enjoy the fall season: