Sunday, November 20, 2016

10 Thanksgiving Desserts That'll Make The Turkey Blush

I know you are looking for the Best Thanksgiving Desserts Ever. Look no further, here are 10 Thanksgiving desserts so good they will make the turkey blush.

Thanksgiving dinner is all about the turkey for so many people, but I am not one of them.  That turkey could stay in the kitchen and I would be perfectly happy to load my plate with stuffing, potatoes, gravy, corn, and desserts.

Oh the many desserts that I make for Thanksgiving.  Boring pumpkin and pecan pie move over.  We have gathered our favorite Thanksgiving desserts for you here.  There is truly something for everyone; pumpkin, pecan, chocolate, lemon, strawberry.  There is simple, complex, decadent and individual servings.

We have over 150 dessert recipes on this site and we get so many emails asking about our favorite Thanksgiving treats.  Well, here they are our Top 10 All Time Thanksgiving Day Desserts.

If you are still hungry for more ideas after you have checked out the Top 10 list, take a look at our trifles and our cake recipes for even more fabulous Thanksgiving Day suggestions.

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Extreme Reese's Peanut Butter No-Bake Pie is a dream come true.  If you could transform your favorite Reese's Peanut Butter Cup into a pie...  This is it!  The extraordinary pie crust has a special ingredient that will blow your mind, a light and fluffy peanut butter filling and a fully loaded mix of toppings to really make this pie sing.

4 layers of fabulous autumn flavors come together to create this Caramel Spiced Pumpkin Parfait.  Truly a taste of fall in a glass.  Only 10 ingredients.

The Best Ever Pecan Pie Bars are so good people offer to pay me for them.  A caramelized pecan pie set atop a shortbread crust is the absolute perfect nut bar.
Reese's Peanut Butter Fudge Brownie is fully loaded with your favorite peanut butter and chocolate combinations.  It will truly knock your socks off.  My mother in law has informed me that this is the only birthday and Christmas gift that she will be wanting from now on.

Strawberry Shortcake Tiramisu is a bold an flavorful summery treat, two favorite desserts transformed into one perfect trifle!

Harvest Pumpkin Spice Cake with Cheesecake Frosting is loaded with your favorite fall flavors and frosted with the most scrumptious cheesecake frosting that will ever grace your lips.

Luscious Lemon Bars so easy that they are perfect for every day and every occasion.  Bright, creamy and utterly delicious.
 Double Chocolate & Caramel Turtle Trifle....  Sometimes all you need is a spoon.
Cherry Chocolate Chip Icebox Cheesecake is a simple icebox cake recipe that is bursting with flavor. Layer upon layer of rich chocolaty brownies, perfectly sweet cheesecake and cherries come together to create your new favorite no-bake summer dessert.   This recipe is a keeper!

The Best Ever Carrot Cake with Toasted Pecans is a moist and delicious carrot cake with a luxurious cream cheese frosting and toasted pecans!  This is my moms all time favorite cake.  I made this for her birthday a few years ago and she has been raving about it ever since.


  1. All look fabulous and I want to dig in right now! I just linked these on my blog post today as I'm talking leftover turkey!

  2. Have just got to make the Pecan Pie bars. Looks so delicious. Thank you.

  3. All your recipes are fabulous.

  4. I made the pecan bars and brownies last Christmas. Wow! They are absolutely fabulous. My grandkids couldn't wait for the brownies to cool and we wound up with everyone sitting at the table scooping out brownie bits right from the pan. I never got to cut them into squares.

  5. I've made the Pecan pie bars 3x's already. They are to die for. My kids,asked for theses for Thanksgiving instead of Pecan pie. I've also made the Peanut butter fudge brownie twice another winner. Requested for a co workers birthday. Both of these absolutely fantastic. Thank you for all of your recipes, they are wonderful.

  6. I had pecan bars in Vail that were the best I had ever eaten. I have been looking for recipe for years, this recipee is it. They are fabulous.


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