Show Subscription Form




Thanksgiving Desserts

It may be the last course of a holiday meal, but it shouldn't be forgotten. No Thanksgiving feast is complete without a decadent dessert! From classic pecan and pumpkin pie to tarts, tortes, cheesecakes, cookies, cakes and more, browse our collection of family-favorite Thanksgiving desserts.

Recipe Spotlight

Smooth Chocolate Pie

My mom and I made this chocolate pie, just the two of us, and our whole family got to enjoy it. We think you will, too. —Steve Riemersma, Allegan, Michigan
View Smooth Chocolate Pie Recipe



Sign up for Our Recipe
of the Day Newsletter
 

New recipes and fan favorites delivering daily inspiration!

SIGN UP

More Thanksgiving Desserts

Sort:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | next >

Double-Chocolate Holiday Pie

Double-Chocolate Holiday Pie

Double-Chocolate Holiday Pie

Smooth and creamy, this velvety pie will be a festive change of pace on the dessert table. A hint of orange in the cranberry topping adds extra pizzazz that’s too delish to resist. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Spiced Sweet Potato Pie

Spiced Sweet Potato Pie

Spiced Sweet Potato Pie

“I wanted to create a lightened version of this classic pie, so I cut back on the sugar and added vanilla and bourbon to increase flavor without adding fat.” Diana Rios - Lytle, Texas

Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake

Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake

Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake

You're sure to draw compliments with this delectable homemade dessert from Lorraine Darocha. In Mountain City, Tennessee, she prepares it the day before by topping a from-scratch pecan crust with luscious layers of cream cheese and spiced pumpkin.
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT

Carrot Fruitcake

Carrot Fruitcake

Carrot Fruitcake

Even those who don't care for fruit cake will love this special holiday dessert. It's a great way to "dress up" that old favorite, carrot cake. Why not see if your family agrees? —Ann Parden, Chunchula, Alabama

Caramel Apple Creme Brulee

Caramel Apple Creme Brulee

Caramel Apple Creme Brulee

Here’s the cream of the apple dessert crop. Fruit, caramel and cinnamon flavors enhance the rich, velvety custard. Served warm or chilled, it’s a classic end to a meal. —Cheryl Perry, Hertford, NC

Hazelnut Pear Tart

Hazelnut Pear Tart

Hazelnut Pear Tart

Alongside your traditional pumpkin pie, our home economists encourage you to slice wedges of this pretty, pleasing pear tart.

Maple Pecan Cookies

Maple Pecan Cookies

Maple Pecan Cookies

When I bake cookies for the annual youth ski trip, I try at least one new recipe. When I received recipe requests for these frosted goodies, I knew I had a winner.

Walnut-Cranberry Lattice Pie

Walnut-Cranberry Lattice Pie

Walnut-Cranberry Lattice Pie

After this ruby-red pie got rave reviews on Thanksgiving, I was happy to bake it again for Christmas dinner. The naturally tart cranberries are perfectly sweetened and accented with walnuts, raisins and lemon.

Tapioca Pudding in Pumpkins

Tapioca Pudding in Pumpkins

Tapioca Pudding in Pumpkins

Dinner guests will love this unique dessert. If you really love pumpkin, scoop some out along with each spoonful of pudding. —Lesli Dustin, Nibley, UT

Pears and Cranberries Poached in Wine

Pears and Cranberries Poached in Wine

Pears and Cranberries Poached in Wine

An elegant dessert doesn't have to take tons of work. The oven does the cooking for this simple yet impressive dinner finale.

Ginger Bars

Ginger Bars

Ginger Bars

We always had dessert when we visited my grandparents' farm, and this was one of our favorites. During harvesttime, my brothers and sisters and I would take this or another dessert out to the field for the workers.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | next >
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT