10 Can't-Miss Autumn Sweets in NYC

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Your daily dose of something sweet.

[Photographs: Kathy YL Chan]

If I had it my way, pumpkin, apple, pecan, and all those warming, autumn-inspired treats would appear on the menu of bakeries and sweet shops all year long. But since that isn't happening anytime soon, I'll take what I can get for the next few months. That means caramel-laced pumpkin scones, pecan tarts with a spicy gingerbread crust, cranberry and apple cobblers topped with chantilly cream, and pumpkin custards. And that's just the beginning. Click through the slideshow above to find ten autumnal sweets you should be eating right now, or head straight to what looks best to you below.