Bringing up the rear this Thanksgiving? The desserts they better be saving room for: pies, cakes, crumbles and more twisted, family history-making treats.

Dessert Goes


Dare to sass up the sweets spread with salted caramel-injected apple desserts and pumpkin pie served on sticks.

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Reasons to Unbutton
Salted Caramel Apple Pie

Homemade Pie Dough in 1-2-3

Kelsey Nixon's Pie Dough Tips

Go the extra mile and make it homemade for the holiday. Kelsey Nixon shows you how with this fast, foolproof method.

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Master the Basics

All the Rage: Pumpkin Pie

How to Make Pumpkin Pie

We roasted different squash and then baked them into pies to determine which variety yields the perfect pumpkin pie.

Which Squash Reigns Supreme?

Perfecting the Classic

10 Chefs, 10 Pie Crusts

Nadia G's Pie Crust Recipe

Make Nadia G's tart-style crust with toasted coconut and almonds for a fresh (and speedy) take on pie dough.

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Sugar High: Dizzying Dessert Options

Southern Sweets

Black-Bottom Pie

Add Bourbon-spiked treats and classic down-South desserts to your spread.

Black-Bottom Pie Recipe

Bread Pudding, 3 Ways

Caramel-Apple Bread Pudding

Take the stress out of dessert prep: Just mix ingredients and bake.

Caramel-Apple Pudding

Make 'em Mini

Mini Pecan-Pumpkin Pies

Bite-size desserts are perfectly portioned for a treat after the feast.

Mini Pecan-Pumpkin Pies

Chocoholics, Satisfied

Chocolate-Apricot Tart Recipe

Don't forget the chocolate lovers on this fruity-dessert-centric holiday.

Chocolate-Apricot Tart

An Unconventional Ending

Cinnamon-Pumpkin Strudel

Bake outside the box this holiday for a surprising Thanksgiving twist.

Cinnamon-Pumpkin Strudel

Kick Off Cookie Season

Pumpkin Pie Cookies Recipe

Bake ahead to give guests something sweet to nibble on all weekend long.

Pumpkin Pie Cookies




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