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15 Tasty Desserts for Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving dinner simply wouldn’t be complete without the perfect Thanksgiving dessert. Explore 15 amazing desserts for Thanksgiving from My Food and Family, and you’ll discover some top-notch Turkey Day treats. We’ve got chocolate dessert recipes for all the chocoholics out there, along with some of our favorite cheesecake recipes. You’ll also find incredible apple desserts like our Caramel Apple Bread Pudding. We couldn’t possibly forget about the pumpkin lovers! From Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie to our famous Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake, we’ve included incredible pumpkin desserts that are sure to make your holiday extra special. Check out some of our favorite tasty Thanksgiving desserts today!

1. Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie

Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie

Get double the deliciousness with this Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie. This recipe pairs a crispy graham cracker crust with creamy pumpkin pie filling for an incredible Thanksgiving dessert. Top each slice with a dollop of COOL WHIP for the perfect finishing touch.

2.  Bite-Size Salted Caramel Cheesecakes

Bite-Size Salted Caramel Cheesecakes

Sweet, creamy caramels are the key ingredient in these scrumptious cheesecake bites. These Bite-Size Salted Caramel Cheesecakes are delicious (yet not too filling) after a hearty Thanksgiving dinner.

3.  Layered Pumpkin-Gingersnap Dessert

Layered Pumpkin-Gingersnap Dessert

Try this Layered Pumpkin-Gingersnap Dessert out on your Thanksgiving guests. This tasty Thanksgiving dessert incorporates vanilla pudding, creamy pumpkin and tasty gingersnap cookies for a little taste of Thanksgiving heaven.

4.  Chocolate Pudding Pie

Chocolate Pudding Pie Recipe

Make the holiday dinner complete with this Chocolate Pudding Pie. Creamy and chocolatey, this easy dessert is sure to bring smiles to the table. Tasty pudding, chocolate sandwich cookies and fluffy whipped topping come together in this amazing dessert.

5. Caramel Apple Bread Pudding

Caramel Apple Bread Pudding

Get a taste of fall with this Caramel Apple Bread Pudding. This delectable bread pudding incorporates sweet Gala apples and is drizzled with homemade caramel sauce for the ultimate Thanksgiving dessert.

6. Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake

Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake

Make Thanksgiving dinner memorable with this Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake. A buttery gingersnap crust along with fluffy pumpkin filling gives this cheesecake the perfect holiday makeover.

7. Pumpkin Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

Is there ever enough pumpkin on Thanksgiving? This Pumpkin Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting incorporates a spice cake mix, canned pumpkin and a lusciously creamy brown sugar frosting that will appeal to your entire family.

8. Caramel Apple Tart

Apple-Caramel Sundae Tart

This easy Caramel Apple Tart is an excellent Turkey Day dessert. Caramels, pecans, vanilla pudding and creamy apple pie filling make each bite a true delight.

9. Rich Pecan Pie

Rich Pecan Pie

Give your Thanksgiving guests something else to be thankful for with this Rich Pecan Pie. Sweet and crunchy, this Rich Pecan Pie is irresistible. Prepare this Thanksgiving classic for your friends and family this year.

10. Pumpkin-Cream Cheese Flan

Pumpkin-Cream Cheese Flan

Try something new with this rich, fluffy Pumpkin-Cream Cheese Flan. Give traditional flan a tasty twist this Thanksgiving with delicious pumpkin flavor.

11. Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet Potato Pie

Don’t forget about another great classic: Sweet Potato Pie. In 30 minutes you’ll prepare what might be your new go-to when it comes to pecan pies!

12. Moist Caramel Apple Cake

Moist Caramel Apple Cake

This Moist Caramel Apple Cake is just its namesake dessert but in cake form. A tasty cake that uses a pound of apples and topped with rich caramel. It’s perfectly festive for any autumn harvest celebration!

13. Orange Cranberry Dream

Incorporating a little citrus into your Thanksgiving dessert table will go a long way. Orange-Cranberry Dream is an impressive dessert with a cranberry and mandarin orange gelatin atop a creamy COOL WHIP-infused mixture.

14. Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Iced Pumpkin Cookies

For a great make-ahead option, try these Iced Pumpkin Cookies. You get all the pumpkin flavor you love from a pumpkin pie in these delectable iced cookies!

15. Cranberry-Cream Cheese Cookies

Cranberry-Cream Cheese Pinwheel Cookies

The swirl on these Cranberry-Cream Cheese Cookies is so beautiful, you almost won’t want to eat them. But only almost! Serve these tasty cookies to your guests, or bring them to your Friendsgiving potluck.

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