Apple Pie Spice Pantry

Make fragrant homemade Apple Pie Spice and use it in any and all desserts that Ask for a hint of warm spice.

This all-in-one recipe is a great addition to pumpkin pie, cakes, cider, eggnog, and even hot buttered rum! And of course…. apple pie!

Apple Pie Spice in a jar with apples and cinnamon beside it

We love this spice blend because it is so versatile! It will keep up to a year in the pantry so you can use it all year long!

Sprinkle it on toast with butter, or add a dash or two into a vanilla smoothie, cappuccino, or mocha drink! Homemade apple pie spice can be mixed into vanilla yogurt, brown sugar baked oatmeal, or even a homemade applesauce recipe!

How to Make Apple Pie Spice

So what is in apple pie spice, cinnamon as you’d expect but we add in other bright, fragrant, and warm spices. This can be used in almost any recipe that calls for Pumpkin Pie Spice.

(Printable recipe below)

      • 3 tablespoons cinnamon
      • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
      • 1 teaspoon allspice
      • ½ teaspoon ginger

VARIATIONS For a different twist, mix it with brown or white superfine sugar and add to coffee or smoothie drinks. We also Like to add some cardamom and even a tiny bit of white pepper really punches up the flavor. Make your own signature spice blend to use.

ingredients to make Apple Pie Spice


Double or triple the recipe if you’d Like because this can be kept for a year in the cupboard.

What to Add Apple Pie Spice to?

  • Homemade Apple Crumble
  • The Best Apple Crumb Pie
  • Mini Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes
  • Apple Cobbler
  • Homemade Applesauce
  • Apple Hand Pies

close up of Apple Pie Spice in a glass jar with apples in the back

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Review Recipe

Apple Pie Spice

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 4 tablespoons
Author Holly Nilsson
With only 4 simple ingredients, this Apple Pie Spice comes together in no time!
Print Recipe


  • 3 tablespoons cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon ground allspice
  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger


  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
  • Store in a sealed container up to 1 year.
  • Use to spice apple, pumpkin or pear inspired desserts.

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1tablespoon, Calories: 20, Carbohydrates: 6g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 1g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Sodium: 1mg, Potassium: 26mg, Fiber: 3g, Sugar: 1g, Vitamin A: 18IU, Vitamin C: 1mg, Calcium: 63mg, Iron: 1mg

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

Apple Pie Spice Pantry

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