Ditch the plain pumpkin pie! This year, turn to a Thanksgiving dessert that's brimming with luscious winter fruits and warm spices, like the cakes, pies, and tarts featured here. We're sure your holiday guests will love digging in to one of these Thanksgiving desserts.
Peaches, raspberries, apricots, and almonds are tucked into tender almond pastry with a lattice-top crust. Serve this fruit-filled tart in place of your usual Thanksgiving pie.
Butterscotch tops a salty-sweet nut crust and a rich layer of deep, dark chocolate to make this creamy Thanksgiving dessert. Add a layer of sweet brown sugar meringue to finish.
Powdered sugar icing adds sweetness to tender bars filled with tart cherries. Canned cherry pie filling and a simple icing make the prep for this dessert recipe a breeze.
Rich and creamy pumpkin ice cream makes our ginger-spiced cake even more irresistible. Made with Earl Grey tea and maple flavors baked right in, this Thanksgiving dessert is a delicious combination of favorite fall flavors.
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Fluffy meringue crowns a creamy layer of chocolate and a crisp chocolate crust made with chocolate wafer cookies. Don't forget to chill before serving -- this pie tastes best cold.
Candied orange slices and a tangy orange glaze top tender pound cake. Use a decorative 10-inch fluted tube pan to make this cake recipe look as impressive as it tastes.
Each of these sweet-tart Thanksgiving desserts is topped with delicious vanilla whipped cream and garnished with sugared cranberries.
Just five ingredients make up this creative tart, which boasts juicy blood oranges and a salted pecan crust. Pure maple syrup sweetens this Thanksgiving dessert.
Cherries and toasted almonds top a rich cheesecake-like filling for a combination of mild sweetness and tart fruitiness in every bite of this Thanksgiving dessert recipe.
Amaretto-laced cheesecake fills a buttery shortbread crust in this Thanksgiving dessert recipe. Top with ground toasted almonds for an easy garnish that adds crunch to every bite.
Drizzled with a white chocolate glaze and sprinkled with toasted almonds, this moist cake is a sumptuous treat. The graceful swoops and curves of a fluted tube pan shape it into something simply beautiful.
Fluffy meringue and a fresh raspberry top vanilla cupcakes laced with raspberry liqueur. Guests will love the unexpected burst of fruity flavor at their Thanksgiving table.
Coffee-flavor whipped cream is the finishing touch on this two-layer cake -- one mocha, the other almond. Serve it alongside coffee or tea for a delicious after-dinner treat.
Fresh slices of orange and grapefruit garnish this artful tart. The homemade chocolate-almond crust is sure to wow any Thanksgiving guest.
Sweetened mascarpone cheese and a rich Key lime filling top pecan-studded shortbread for a unique finish to your holiday dinner. This Thanksgiving dessert recipe makes 36 bars -- perfect for feeding a crowd.