20 Desserts for Thanksgiving (That Aren’t Pumpkin Pie)

Get your table settings ready because the holiday of giving thanks and eating turkey is quickly approaching! Whether you’re hovering over the mashed potatoes or watching the football game, this day is filled with much-needed quality time with loved ones and the perfect reason to try new recipes. Although pumpkin pie for dessert will always be a classic, here are 20 other dessert ideas that will surprise your guests and fill stomachs.


1. Nestlé Toll House Chocolate Chip Pie


2. Pumpkin Butter Rugelach Cookies



3. “Turkey” Decorated Muffins


4. Carrot Cake Mini Doughnuts


5. Apple Crisp


6. Five-Ingredient Graham Cracker Toffee


7. Snickerdoodle Cheesecake


8. Mini Pecan Butter Apple Rose Tarts


9. Samoa Cheesecake


10. Pecan Pie Bars


11. Mini Strawberry Swirl Cheesecakes


12. Pumpkin Sheet Cake with Brown Butter Cream Cheese Frosting


13. Gooey Cranberry White Chocolate Oatmeal Bars


14. Southern Sweet Potato Pie


15. Easy Autumn Spiced Pear Crisp


16. Ginger Snap Lemon Icebox Cake


17. Salted Chocolate Tart with Kettle Chip Crust


18. Cranberry Bars


19. Easy Caramel Apple Galette


20. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Brown Butter Gingersnap Crust


What are some of your favorite Thanksgiving desserts? Share your best recipes in the comments!