As the crisp autumn air heralds the arrival of November, our thoughts naturally turn to the most anticipated feast of the year – Thanksgiving. This cherished holiday, steeped in tradition, gathers friends and family around tables laden with delectable dishes, each one symbolizing gratitude and togetherness. And what would Thanksgiving be without the grand finale, the pièce de résistance that tantalizes our taste buds and warms our hearts? That’s right, it’s time to delve into the world of Thanksgiving desserts, where sweet, spiced, and indulgent creations take center stage, capping off the festivities with a delightful flourish.
Today, we’ll explore the mouthwatering array of Thanksgiving desserts, from classic pumpkin pies to innovative twists on traditional favorites, ensuring that your holiday season ends on the sweetest note possible. Today I’ve rounded up 10 Thanksgiving desserts that are so delicious, they’ll be the star of the whole meal!
Pumpkin Pie. Obviously pumpkin pie is the first Thanksgiving dessert on my list because it’s a classic and everyone loves it! This version will blow even grandma’s recipe out of the water!
Pumpkin Ice Cream Pie. If you love pumpkin pie but want to switch things up a little, you’ll love this spin!
No Bake Cranberry Pie. Cranberries definitely remind me of Thanksgiving but I don’t often see them being used as a dessert. This cranberry pie is unique, AND you don’t even have to bake it!
Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake. This double layered pumpkin oreo cheesecake will give even the Cheesecake Factory a run for their money!
Pecan Pie Bark. Switch things up this year and make a pecan pie bark instead of a pie! It only has four ingredients and you can make it in minutes.
Pecan Cobbler. Who doesn’t love a delicious, moist, and warm pecan cobbler? It has a fluffy texture and the caramel is extra rich!
Pumpkin Smores Cupcakes. Smores are hands down my favorite thing on this planet. Add in some pumpkin and you’ve created yourself the perfect Thanksgiving concoction!
Pumpkin Bars. These pumpkin bars are fudgy, rich, and super satisfying. Imagine pumpkin fudge meets pumpkin brownie. I’m sold.
Pumpkin Spiced Latte Chocolate Pudding Cake. Here’s a great out-of-the-box out of the ordinary Thanksgiving dessert for you to whip up this year. First of all, it’s vegan AND gluten free so even your pickiest guests with food allergies like me can enjoy it! Think pumpkin, chocolate, and brewed coffee, yum!