Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)


Select One (optional)



Show only results that have an image


Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Christmas
  • Cinco de Mayo
  • Earth Day
  • Easter
  • Fall
  • Father's Day
  • Halloween
  • Jewish Holiday
  • Kwanzaa
  • Mother's Day
  • New Year's
  • Patriotic Holiday
  • Spring
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Summer
  • Thanksgiving
  • Valentine's Day
  • Winter
  • Back to School
  • Birthdays
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Memorial Day
Cuisine Type

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • American
  • Amish
  • Asian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Greek
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish
  • Mexican
  • Southern
  • Tropical


Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter
Cooking Method

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Casserole
  • Grilling
  • Microwave
  • No Bake
  • Oven
  • Pressure Cooker
  • Skillet
  • Slow Cooker
Cooking Time

Select One (optional)

Preparation Time

Select One (optional)

Chill Time

Select One (optional)

Number of Ingredients

Select One (optional)

Slow Cooker Time HIGH

Select One (optional)

Slow Cooker Time LOW

Select One (optional)


Free Offer
Holiday How-To: Thanksgiving Crafts and Pumpkin Recipes

With this FREE eCookbook you'll find delicious pumpkin dessert recipes and great craft ideas that will bring the comfort and care of Thanksgiving to your home!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Latest Comments

19 Crave-Worthy Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving

By: Jordan Sward, Editor,

Although these dessert recipes for Thanksgiving are meant for the fall, they're so good that you'll be craving them all year round. With this list of 15 Crave-Worthy Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving, you'll be able to make quick and easy desserts to enjoy after your holiday feast. If you're looking for a new holiday dessert recipe, or simply want to find old classic dessert recipes for Thanksgiving, this list has everything your sweet tooth might desire.

From quick and easy cake recipes, to classic pies, to other delicious dessert recipes for Thanksgiving, you can't go wrong with any of the sweet treats on this list. We're sure everyone will save room for dessert if you put one of these on the table.

19 Crave-Worthy Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving

15 Crave-Worthy Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving

Table of Contents

Thanksgiving Pies

Cake Recipes for Thanksgiving

Other Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Pies

Pastor's Wife Apple Crumb PieMile High Pumpkin Pie

  1. Pastor's Wife Apple Crumb Pie (shown) - This apple pie is one of the best dessert recipes for Thanksgiving ever - it gets rave reviews from everyone who tastes it!
  2. Mile-High Pumpkin Pie (shown) - This isn't your average pumpkin pie recipe ... it's creamy, dreamy and delicious.
  3. Coconut Cream Pie Bars - For an out-of-the-ordinary dessert recipe for Thanksgiving, or any time of year, try these creamy coconut bars.
  4. Old-Fashioned Pecan Pie Bars - It's all the great taste of a traditional pecan pie, but in easy-to-enjoy bars.
  5. Amish Dutch Apple Pie - This rustic dessert recipe for Thanksgiving is a deep dish pie made by those who know desserts best!
  6. Chess Pie Bars - All good southern cooks know how good chess pie can be, but have you made them in bar form?


Cake Recipes for Thanksgiving

Pumpkin Pudding CakeCinnamon Cream Cheese Apple Cake

  1. Pumpkin Pudding Cake (shown) - Layers of yellow cake, pumpkin pie filling, and cinnamon crumble make this dessert recipe for Thanksgiving.
  2. Cinnamon Cream Cheese Apple Cake (shown) - An apple cake recipe with a gooey cream cheese consistency.
  3. Best Ever Classic Carrot Cake - This cake is Bugs Bunny's favorite, and it may just become yours too. It's a family favorite!
  4. Old-Fashioned Cream Cheese Pound Cake - If you're more a fan of dessert recipes for Thanksgiving that are classic and simple, this is one of the best.
  5. Pecan Pumpkin Cheesecake - This is a hybrid dessert recipe for Thanksgiving because it combines pecan pie with pumpkin cheesecake. Yum!
  6. Old-Fashioned Skillet Cake - If there's simply no room in your oven to prepare dessert, try this cake that's made in a skillet.


Other Dessert Recipes for Thanksgiving

Apple Doughnuts with Caramel GlazeApple Pie Pull Apart Bread

  1. Apple Doughnuts with Caramel Glaze (shown) - These apple doughnuts are even better than the ones you get from the apple orchard.
  2. Apple Pie Pull-Apart Bread (shown) - Delicious cinnamon-y apples in every bite!
  3. Caramel Apple Sticky Buns - This falls in the list of dessert recipes for Thanksgiving breakfast, lunch, or after dinner. Once you taste these, you'll want to eat them all day.
  4. Addicting Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread - You've been warned: this pull-apart bread recipe is addicting. But who says that's a bad thing?
  5. Cranberry Apple Bread Pudding - Dessert recipes for Thanksgiving are especially good when they include the sweet taste of cranberries!
  6. Extraordinary Bisquick Peach Cobbler - Using Bisquick makes this one of the quickest and easiest among all of the dessert recipes for Thanksgiving.
  7. Maple Glazed Apple Crisp Donuts - Soft, apple-filled, baked donuts topped with crunchy brown sugar streusel and maple glaze. Perfect for fall and Thanksgiving morning.


Still can't get enough dessert recipes for Thanksgiving? Check out this printable list of The Best Desserts for Thanksgiving: 11 Sweet Recipes for the Fall.

And for more unforgettable Thanksgiving recipes, we've compiled a master list of the best dinner, side dishes, and dessert recipes for the holiday! Check out the conclusive menu, which includes more than 300 recipes!


Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Recipe of the Day

Paula Deen-Inspired Corn Casserole

Paula Deen-Inspired Corn Casserole is a terrific holiday side dish. Corn lovers will especially love this recipe because it uses whole… See more

Get More Recipes
Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE your favorite recipes
  • ADD personal notes
  • GET fast cooking tips


Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Privacy Policy Submit Your Recipes Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other cooks

There are currently no images from other cooks.