20 Thanksgiving Desserts (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, Thanksgiving is filled with much-needed quality time with loved ones and also gives us the perfect reason to try new recipes.

Whether you’re celebrating with just your immediate family this year or are hosting a small and safe gathering with a few others, we know this Thanksgiving will be extra special given this especially trying year. To help you decide what delicious desserts (obviously the best part of the day, right?!) you’ll whip up this November 26, we’ve rounded up 20 of our favorite desserts–that aren’t pumpkin pie! Check out the list below.


1. Nestlé Toll House Chocolate Chip Pie

Source: The Everygirl


2. Pumpkin Butter Rugelach Cookies


3. “Turkey” Decorated Muffins


4. Carrot Cake Mini Doughnuts

Source: Jar of Lemons


5. Apple Crisp


6. Five-Ingredient Graham Cracker Toffee

Source: Gimme Some Oven


7. Pumpkin Layer Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

Source: Swanky Recipes


8. Mini Pecan Butter Apple Rose Tarts


9. Samoa Cheesecake

Source: Gimme Some Oven


10. Pecan Pie Bars

Source: Jar of Lemons


11. Mini Strawberry Swirl Cheesecakes

Source: Gimme Delicious


12. Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting


13. Pumpkin Creme Brulee

Source: Brown Sugar


14. Pecan Pie Milkshake 


15. Vegan Oatmeal Cream Pies


16. Chocolate Icebox Cake With Caramel Drizzle


17. Baked Apples Stuffed with Cinnamon Oat Crisp


18. Shortbread Star Cookies

Source: Love & Lemons


19. Ricotta Nutella Cookie Pie


20. Gluten-free Pumpkin Roll

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


This article was originally published on November 17, 2019 and has been updated for timelines. 


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