23 scrumptious reasons butterscotch should be the new pumpkin spice

Sep 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. ET

Notes of salted brown sugar and butter make these butterscotch recipes irresistible.

1 /24: Pin these butterscotch recipes

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1/24 :Pin these butterscotch recipes

2 /24: Salted butterscotch popcorn cheesecake

2/24 :Salted butterscotch popcorn cheesecake

3 /24: Peanut butter-butterscotch fudge

3/24 :Peanut butter-butterscotch fudge

4 /24: Pumpkin pancakes with bacon and butterscotch

4/24 :Pumpkin pancakes with bacon and butterscotch

5 /24: Apple butterscotch caramel cake

5/24 :Apple butterscotch caramel cake

6 /24: Peanut butter s'mores blondies

6/24 :Peanut butter s'mores blondies

7 /24: Butterscotch-bourbon ice cream pie

7/24 :Butterscotch-bourbon ice cream pie

8 /24: Banana brûléed butterscotch custard

8/24 :Banana brûléed butterscotch custard

9 /24: 3-ingredient butterscotch sauce

9/24 :3-ingredient butterscotch sauce

10 /24: Butterscotch chip scones

10/24 :Butterscotch chip scones

11 /24: Brown sugar-butterscotch Bundt cake

11/24 :Brown sugar-butterscotch Bundt cake

12 /24: Butterscotch-cashew biscotti

12/24 :Butterscotch-cashew biscotti

13 /24: Butterscotch cheesecake brownies

13/24 :Butterscotch cheesecake brownies

14 /24: Butterscotch dip cupcakes

14/24 :Butterscotch dip cupcakes

15 /24: Butterscotch-chardonnay blondies

15/24 :Butterscotch-chardonnay blondies

16 /24: Butterscotch-pecan shortbread cookie bars

16/24 :Butterscotch-pecan shortbread cookie bars

17 /24: Butterscotch pudding cookies

17/24 :Butterscotch pudding cookies

18 /24: Chocolate chip butterscotch bars

18/24 :Chocolate chip butterscotch bars

19 /24: Chocolate-butterscotch drop cookies

19/24 :Chocolate-butterscotch drop cookies

20 /24: Butterscotch maple walnut cookies

20/24 :Butterscotch maple walnut cookies

21 /24: Nutty butterscotch granola

21/24 :Nutty butterscotch granola

22 /24: Gluten-free chewy butterscotch cookies

22/24 :Gluten-free chewy butterscotch cookies

23 /24: Chocolate scotcheroos

23/24 :Chocolate scotcheroos

24 /24: Homemade butterscotch-coffee sauce

24/24 :Homemade butterscotch-coffee sauce