"The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving: 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall" Free eCookbook
By: Rachel Bernstein, Editor, RecipeLion.com
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End your Thanksgiving dinner with a delicious treat the whole family will love. From pies to cakes to tarts and much more, we have plenty of ideas for your holiday meal in our free eCookbook, The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving: 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall.
Thanksgiving is a time to gather around the table with loved ones and enjoy a good meal. You have your standards like stuffing, sweet potatoes, cranberry sauce and, of course, the turkey. But what about dessert? Often overlooked, the last course of your Thanksgiving meal is perhaps the most important. It's the dish that many of us look forward to all year long, and what better way to cap off your holiday feast than with an incredibly tasty sweet treat? Desserts for Thanksgiving are some of the most addictive and crave-worthy sweets there are, and for good reason. With amazing ingredients like apple, pumpkin, cinnamon, sweet potato and chocolate, there's no way you can go wrong baking Thanksgiving desserts. They're all incredibly delicious.
Whether you're hosting your own Thanksgiving dinner this year or are a guest at your friend's or family's house, the Thanksgiving dessert recipes in this collection are sure to make your holiday meal one to remember. Bring them along as a "thank you" gift for the host or bake a few of these sweet treats for your own dinner guests. No matter what your Thanksgiving plans are this year, there's one thing you'll definitely need, and that's dessert. Go ahead and explore the easy dessert ideas in this recipe collection. You can find more information about each of the Thanksgiving recipes included in our free eCookbook by reading the descriptions below.
We hope that you and your loved ones enjoy the sweet treat recipes for the fall that we've rounded up for you. Happy Thanksgiving and happy baking!
"The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving: 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall"
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Perhaps the most traditional of all Thanksgiving desserts, pies are a standard at holiday dinner tables across the country. There has been much debate about which of the classic Thanksgiving pie recipes takes top billing: apple, pecan, sweet potato, or pumpkin. No matter your flavor preference, we have you covered in our collection of The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving. We've included easy Thanksgiving recipes for apple pie, pumpkin pie, Southern pecan pie, sweet potato pie and we even threw in a wild card and have featured a beautiful French silk chocolate pie as well.
Apple lovers will want to check out page 10 to see our recipe for Apple Blush Pie while pumpkin purists should take a look at page 6 to find our recipe for Easy Pumpkin Pie. There are a few other not-to-be-missed Thanksgiving pie recipes as well. Be sure to take a look at page 7 too see our intriguing Secret Ingredient Sweet Potato Pie recipe, and then head to page 9 to get a taste of the South with our Traditional Southern Pecan Pie recipe. If you're planning on serving pie as part of your Thanksgiving meal this year, you're sure to find a recipe that you and your guests will absolutely love in this roundup of decadent and drool-worthy pies for Thanksgiving.
While cake and muffins might not be the first things that come to mind when talking about Thanksgiving desserts, they're certainly a major player in the sweets course of many holiday meals. Light and fluffy and full of flavor, these treats are a wonderful way to cap off a satisfying Thanksgiving feast. Not only are the easy dessert recipes in our collection amazingly tasty, they're also simple to prepare. If you want to make Thanksgiving desserts that will please the whole dinner table but that don't take hours upon hours to prepare, turn to these muffin and cake recipes for Thanksgiving. Best of all, these Thanksgiving desserts aren't just something you can enjoy for the holiday. These are sweet recipes for the fall that you can enjoy all season long. Featuring autumn-specific ingredients like apple and pumpkin, these are treats that you'll find yourself savoring from September through the winter.
In this section of our free eCookbook, The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving: 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall, you'll find recipes for Easy Apple Cake (page 14), Amazing Apple Squares (page 16) and for Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins (page 18).
If you're looking for Thanksgiving dessert ideas that are a bit more outside of the box than your traditional pies and cakes, try baking one of the fruit tarts or other unique treats included in this special section of our free eCookbook. We've picked out our absolute favorite pastries and featured them in our Best Desserts for Thanksgiving printable collection because we think that you and your family will love them just as much as we do. Fruit fans will flip over the recipes for Rustic Plum Apple Tarts (page 20) and for Shortcut Apple Strudel (page 22), while pumpkin purists will drool over the incredible recipe for Perfectly Portioned Pumpkin Flan (page 24).
No, these might not be the standard fare that you'd see on your traditional Thanksgiving dinner table, but that doesn't make these Thanksgiving desserts any less delicious. Tarts are a great way to expand your dessert horizons while still getting the same classic holiday flavors that you love. Plus the recipe for pumpkin flan is one of the most unexpected Thanksgiving dessert recipes we've come across, so it's sure to wow your guests. It has a beautiful presentation and a flavor that's out of this world. Mix things up a bit this holiday season and try out one of our fantastic fruit tart recipes or the recipe for pumpkin flan, one of our top-rated sweet recipes for the fall. No matter which dessert you choose to make, you and your loved ones are sure to enjoy a unique and awesome end to your Thanksgiving feast this holiday season.
We hope that you have enjoyed hearing all about our free Thanksgiving desserts eCookbook, 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall. We had a lot of fun putting it together and couldn't help but drool over all of these great desserts for Thanksgiving. Baking for holidays is a tradition that has lasted for generations and with this printable recipe collection, you'll be able to continue creating memorable and delicious treats for your family.
If you're looking for even more easy Thanksgiving recipe ideas, be sure to check out another one of our free eCookbooks, 30 Thanksgiving Recipes, which includes everything from turkey recipes to stuffing and cranberry sauce recipes. You can download the printable collection here. Also don't miss out on any of our other holiday eCookbooks. We have plenty of quick and easy recipe ideas for all of your favorite celebrations including Christmas, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Easter and more! You can browse all of our free eCookbooks on this page.
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