If the only time you have caramel apples is at Halloween parties or a county fair, you're missing out on a lot of scrumptious opportunities! These caramel apple recipes go beyond ones on a stick. Apple recipes are great any time of year—as are caramel desserts. If you’re a novice, this Caramel-Dipped Apples video will show you the easiest way to melt caramels. Once you’ve got the basics down, there’s no limit to the caramel apple recipes you can enjoy. (Check out the video on How to Melt Chocolate, too.) There’s even a version for people who like s’mores. (S’more Caramel Apples, anyone?) See our guide to Seasonal Produce: Apples to learn the best apples to use for these caramel apple recipes.