The turkey may be an important part of Thanksgiving, I mostly look forward to dessert. Since I am hosting this year, I have already spend a lot of time finding some easy Thanksgiving dessert recipes the whole family will love.
We’re talking apple, cinnamon, pumpkin, caramel, pecan and cranberry dessert recipes here that are deliciously decadent!
Here are my top picks!
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Apple Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes
I wanted to sing and dance when I came across this Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie by Inspired By Charm!
Michael combined cinnamon rolls (my favorite!) with apple and turned into the most divine apple pie I have ever seen.
It’s topped with crumbs and cinnamon icing and served with vanilla ice cream. Perfection! Get the recipe here!
Jen from Tatertots + Jello made a scrumptious variation on the Hasselback potatoes: Hasselback Apples with Toasted Coconut Streusel and topped with a caramel sauce!
Serve your dinner guests these Mini Apple Pies by Sprinkle Some Sugar. Kids will love these too!
Cinnamon Apple Crumb Cake Recipe by OMG Chocolate Desserts.
Caramel Apple Cream Cheese Spread Recipe by She Wears Many Hats.
Cinnamon Sugar Apple Blondies Recipe by Nums The Word.
Pecan Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes
These Baked Pears with Honey, Cranberries, and Pecans by This Gal Cooks are a lighter Thanksgiving dessert option.
Unless like me you like to add whipped cream and/or ice cream :-).
You can’t wrong with a classic pecan pie recipe, especially when it’s this easy to make Grandma’s Pecan Pie Recipe by Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons.
Pecan Pie Cheesecake Bars by Shugary Sweets.
Pecan Ball Cookies by Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons.
Thanksgiving Desserts for Kids
These Tom the Turkey Cupcakes are easy to make and fun dessert for the kids. Recipe by Cooking with Carlee.
Fun, frugal and delicious Nutter butter turkey cupcakes by Mommy Savers. Perfect Thanksgiving dessert recipe for the kids.
Pumpkin Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes
No-Bake Triple Layer Pumpkin Pie by Art and The Kitchen.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars by Shugary Sweets.
Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes With Streusel Topping by OMG Chocolate Desserts.
Pumpkin Sheet Cake by The Novice Chef Blog.
Soft Batch Pumpkin Sugar Cookies by Southern Made Simple.
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