We have assembled a list of the Best Thanksgiving Desserts that will surely impress all of your Thanksgiving guests!
Thanksgiving just wouldn’t be the same if you didn’t have an amazing dessert to wrap up the great meal you labored over for hours. The great news is that you can impress everyone with a delicious dessert without too much work. It can be hard to pick one out though, and that is why we put together the list below of the Best Thanksgiving Desserts!
This is the time of year that pumpkin desserts are frequently made by people, and our list includes all kinds of them. We have even more over here, but we wanted to make sure to include a variety of desserts for those of you who prefer something without pumpkin. Such as a delicious Apple Crisp, French Silk Pie, Apple Pie, and so much more! Plus we had to include some of our popular desserts that are made with peanut butter!
We also show you how to make things kids will be sure to love, such as Cake Pops and Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookies. Looking for something super easy? Why not try the Cheesecake Bites, Mason Jar Banana Splits, or our Apple Streusel Bars. And you can make any dessert more delicious with some homemade Hot Fudge or Caramel!
Alright, now it is time for you to take a look at what we think you should try!
Don’t forget to check out our other great Thanksgiving Recipes:
- Best Thanksgiving Breakfast
- Best Thanksgiving Appetizers
- Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes
- Best Thanksgiving Desserts
Best Pumpkin Pie – This classic Pumpkin Pie is perfect for your Holiday Table! So easy, only a few ingredients, and so delicious!
Pumpkin Roll – Traditional Pumpkin Roll with that irresistable cream cheese filling! Perfect for the holidays or any time of year. Easy to make and ALWAYS a crowd pleaser!
Instant Pot Apple Crisp – The EASIEST apple crisp ever!! Less than 15 minutes in your Instant Pot for this delicious classic dessert!
Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries – Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries are the perfect no-bake treat! Juicy strawberries stuffed with delicious cheesecake filling are the ultimate indulgence! Dip them in Chocolate to take them to a whole new level!
Homemade Apple Pie – The only apple pie recipe you’ll ever need.
Apple Pie Streusel Bars – Apple Pie Streusel Bars are an easy and delicious way to enjoy all of the flavors of classic apple pie, but in bar form. Made with oats, brown sugar, cinnamon, vanilla, and tart Granny Smith Apples, you are going to love these Apple Pie Streusel Bars any time of year but especially during the fall months after a trip to the apple orchard. Top with Homemade Caramel Sauce for an extra special treat.
French Silk Pie – Chocolate lovers, this French Silk Pie is for you! This easy recipe for French Silk Pie with detailed step by step instructions will wow your friends and family. Chocolate French Silk Pie is the ultimate decadent silky smooth dessert!
Peanut Butter Fudge Pie – Decadent Peanut Butter Fudge Pie with an Oreo cookie crust, and creamy peanut butter filling made with cool whip and cream cheese. Topped with hot fudge, Peanut Butter Fudge Pie is a must-make!
Chocolate Lasagna – This is for YOU, the chocolate lover out there who is looking for a chocolate-y treat that is actually quite light! Chocolate Lasagna is a dessert you don’t want to miss!
Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookies – These Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookies are easy, delicious, and the perfect indulgence!
Cinnamon Roll Bread – Quick and easy Cinnamon Roll Bread with a cinnamon topping. No yeast required!
Cinnamon Roll Sugar Cookies – Cinnamon rolls and sugar cookies meet to create your new favorite cookie recipes. These cinnamon roll sugar cookies are a delicious no-chill cookie everyone will love!
Apple Cinnamon Bread – This Cinnamon Apple Bread is made with applesauce which keeps it super moist, has the best crackly cinnamon sugar topping, and is so easy to make. This quick bread is so delicious!
Pumpkin Layer Cake – Pumpkin Layer Cake with Chocolate Chips and Cream Cheese Frosting!
Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins – Easy Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins recipe inspired by the Starbucks version!
Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookies – These Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookies are quick to make and will please any pumpkin lover. A soft creamy center with a graham cracker coating- these are the perfect treat!
Pumpkin Banana Muffins – These Pumpkin Banana Muffins are a delicious combination of two classics – pumpkin muffins and banana bread. Add chocolate chips to make them an extra delicious treat. Pumpkin Banana Bread Muffins made from scratch are so easy to make and they taste amazing!
Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies – Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies are super soft with just a hint of pumpkin! Made with pumpkin puree, these Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies are the perfect fall treat.
Pumpkin Apple Spice Cake – Pumpkin Apple Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze is just oozing with the flavors of Fall and comes together quickly with the help of a box of Spice Cake Mix!
Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Cinnamon Frosting – These pumpkin spice cupcakes are a delightful and flavorful treat that will have neighbors knocking at your door every time you make them. They will be your new favorite pumpkin spice recipe.
Pumpkin Caramel Rice Krispy Treats – These Pumpkin Caramel Rice Krispy Treats are such a delicious twist of the classic favorite! With Pumpkin Spice Caramel folded in and poured on top- these are sure to please everyone!
Dairy Free Pumpkin Coffee Cake – This Pumpkin Coffee Cake is easy, delicious, and the perfect fall treat. Dairy free with a vegan option and still just as tasty as a regular version.
Peanut Butter Lovers Cheesecake – This Peanut Butter Lovers Cheesecake is made for everyone that is crazy about peanut butter!! Nutter Butter crust, smooth peanut butter cheesecake filling, and topped with a sweet peanut butter drizzle. One bite and you will be in love!
Easy Peanut Butter Cup Fudge – Peanut Butter Fudge topped with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups! An easy no-bake recipe for creamy peanut butter fudge!
Easy Homemade Hot Fudge – Easy Homemade Hot Fudge comes together in 10 minutes and tastes way better than anything that comes out of a store-bought jar!
How to Make Caramel – Three ingredients are all you need to quickly make smooth and creamy homemade caramel sauce. You won’t believe how easy it is to make fresh caramel at home! This will be your go-to recipe.
How to Make Cake Pops – Cake Pops are all the craze these days, and they are easier to make than you think! There’s no need for cake pop makers when you can make them at home! Cake is so much more fun to eat when it’s on a stick!
No-Bake Cheesecake Bites – These No-Bake Cheesecake Bites are easy, delicious, and almost too good to be true. Everything you love about cheesecake, made into a bite size treat!
Mini Apple Pies with Streusel Topping – Mini Apple Pies with a crumbly streusel topping – an easy recipe made in a muffin tin!
Chocolate Cherry Dream – Chocolate Cherry Dream — the perfect layered no-bake dessert that’s easy to make and tastes like a dream! An Oreo cookie crust gets topped with a fluffy cream cheese layer before cherry pie filling is added to complete it all. It’s a dessert everyone will love!
No-Bake Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake – This quick and easy black cherry chocolate cheesecake is the ultimate in indulgent desserts. A no-bake pudding that can be made ahead. What’s not to love?
Mason Jar Banana Split – A childhood classic in but served in a jar! The kids and adults will love this ice cream treat!