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We love roast turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes, but our favorite part of Thanksgiving is definitely dessert. Whether it's classic pumpkin pie or something more unexpected (mini banoffee cobblers, anyone?), there's no sweeter ending to this fall holiday than a homemade baked treat. Here, 73 Thanksgiving dessert recipes that will satisfy every one of your guests—even the picky ones.

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1. Easy Cranberry-Pecan Sandwich Cookies

The homemade filling might sound like a lot of work, but it’s actually quite simple, and gets bonus points for making your home smell like a holiday wonderland.

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2. Cinnamon Sheet Cake with Cider Frosting

With a tender, moist crumb and more than enough apple cider frosting to go around, we’d like to start a petition to get this cake on everyone’s Thanksgiving table, every year.

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3. Sticky Toffee Honeycomb Cake

We put a spin on the traditional British holiday pudding and turned it into a glorious cake. Honeycomb and butter melt together in the oven to create a caramel-like topping when you flip the cake—hungry yet?

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4. Ginger Cherry Pie

Erin McDowell is the queen of all things pie, so you know her ginger cherry number is going to be worth the effort. It even has gingerbread crust pieces worked into the lattice.

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5. Apple Tart with Soft-Pretzel Crust

Sure, you could put together a traditional apple pie that would likely taste delicious. Or could go the extra mile and make this pretzel-crusted version, and wait for the oohs and ahhs.

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6. Rosé Poached Pears with Ginger and Vanilla

We know you still have a lingering bottle of rosé from last season. Put it to good use with this effortless and chic dessert. It’s almost healthy…right?

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7. Pumpkin Spice Pecan Rolls

Don’t save these for breakfast. They taste like pumpkin bread and pecan pie combined.

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8. Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookies

Pumpkin pie might not be your thing, but have you tried pumpkin cookies? These are stuffed with a cheesecake filling, because why not?

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9. Miniature Banoffee Cobblers

You can thank the Brits for this delectable treat, which is like banana pudding on steroids. Gooey caramel, soft whipped cream and crisp graham cracker crumbs—sign us up.

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10. Vegan and Gluten-Free Apple Blackberry Crumble Tart

You don’t eat pumpkin pie, dairy or gluten, so what’s for dessert? Aran Goyoaga’s delightfully easy and delicious tart, is what.

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11. Maple Baked Pears

Does it count as dessert if it takes only 35 minutes to make? Absolutely.

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12. Brown-Sugar Pear Puff Pastries

Don’t be upset if your guests think you picked these up at the fancy bakery down the street. It’s a compliment.

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13. Gluten-Free Apple Rose Tart

A layer of pastry cream hides beneath those pretty apple roses, which are easier to pull off than they look.

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14. Pecan Brittle Bark Cookies

We couldn’t possibly pick between pie and cookies, so we’re making these instead.

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15. Pecan Pie Scones

Need proof that scones aren’t just a breakfast treat? This dough is basically pie crust.

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16. Eggnog Snickerdoodles

Best served with a side of eggnog to dunk them in, of course.

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17. Mini Carmel Pecan Pies with Cinnamon Roll Pie Crust

You start with a store-bought, refrigerated pie crust and doctor it up. Trust us: No one will suspect a thing.

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18. Chai Pumpkin Cake with Maple Browned Butter Frosting

Our motto at Thanksgiving? Go big or go home, hence this jaw-dropping confection.

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19. Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Stefani Pollack’s easy bundt cake has a few secret ingredients to set it apart, including rum and maple syrup. And while she recommends her apple butter caramel icing, you could also top it with cream cheese frosting (hint, hint).

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20. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Marshmallow Meringue

If you’re looking for a dessert that also doubles as a stunning centerpiece, Gaby Dalkin has you covered. This has the same spicy flavors as a pumpkin pie, minus the mushy filling and inevitably soggy crust.

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21. Skillet Caramel Apple Crisp

But if simple is more your style, you can’t go wrong with a skillet dessert. We hope you saved room after all that turkey.

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22. Caramelized Butternut Squash Upside-Down Cake

The caramel coats this cake almost like a glaze, so it doesn’t need any accompaniment…but if you wanted to gild the lily, a drizzle of cold heavy cream just before serving would do.

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23. Mini Cranberry Potpies

You get a pie, you get a pie! Everybody gets a pie!

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24. Pumpkin Angel Food Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

Not to brag or anything, but that glaze speaks for itself.

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25. Sweet Potato Sugar Cookies with Marshmallow Topping

We’ll take these over casserole any day.

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26. Giant Brown-Sugar Snickerdoodle Cookies

Extra brown sugar = crackly, chewy, caramelized bliss.

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27. Mini Mason Jar Apple Pies

The whole mason jar deal is so much cuter than the same old pie dish.

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28. Creamy Pumpkin Eton Mess

This creamy number stars homemade meringue cookies, but it'll be our little secret if you go with store-bought instead.

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29. Apple-Cider Doughnut Holes

Warning: These will disappear in five seconds flat.

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30. Spiced Palmiers

Making puff pastry from scratch take a little patience, but the payoff? Totally worth it.

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31. Cinnamon Meringue Pie

Fun fact: The sugar-pie custard is thickened with flour instead of eggs, so it's basically impossible for the surface to crack. But you'll be covering it in homemade meringue anyway.

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32. Candy Corn Surprise Cake

Psst: We have plans for all that leftover Halloween candy corn in your pantry. The kids' table will be thrilled.

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33. Carrot Cake Doughnuts with Cream Cheese Glaze

Just the pairing for post-feast coffee.

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34. Roasted Apple Pavlova with Honey Whipped Cream

Not only is it gluten-free, but you and your guests can dig in together with spoons—no plates required.

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35. Apple Upside-Down Cake

Apples, butter, brown sugar, cinnamon cake batter. What's the worst that can happen? (Besides you eating the whole darn thing before your guests arrive.)

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36. Caramel Coconut Macaroons

Not indulgent enough for you? Dip the bottoms in chocolate.

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37. Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bread

Cinnamon streusel falls somewhere between ankle booties and crunchy leaves on our list of favorite fall things.

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38. Fig Tarte Tatin

Can you believe this chic French beauty takes less than an hour to make? Très easy.

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39. The World’s Biggest Peanut Butter Cup

It blows the ones your kids collected while trick-or-treating wayyyyy out of the water.

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40. Mini No-Bake Gingersnap Icebox Cakes

You so don't need to wait for Christmas to put gingersnaps on the table.

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41. Caramel Almond Cake

Because you don't need to fuss with fancy icing to make a bakery-quality dessert. Slivered almonds and sugar have it covered.

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42. Giant Cinnamon Roll

You call it Thanksgiving dessert. We call it Black Friday brunch.

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43. Cardamom Crème Brûlée

This dessert was all the rage in the '90s. Fragrant, whole cardamom pods give it a modern update.

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44. Apple-Cider Pear Spelt Cake

For that one aunt of yours who's always on a new diet. P.S., spelt is a nutrient-rich variety of wheat that offers nutty, wholesome flavor to the cake.

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45. No-Bake Mini Mason Jar Spiced Cheesecakes

We love cheesecake. The baking? Not so much. Presenting, no-bake cinnamon cheesecake with red currant jelly and gingersnap crumbles.

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46. Snickerdoodle Chocolate-Chunk Bundt Cake

'Tis the season for all things apple, pumpkin and cranberry. But you can never go wrong with chocolate.

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47. Maple-Pecan Icebox Cookies

Ready for a hosting hack? Make the dough a few days ahead so you can just slice and bake on Thanksgiving.

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48. Sweet Potato Pots de Crème with Toasted Marshmallow

This sweet spud can do way more than side dishes.

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49. Caramel-Stuffed Gingerbread Crinkle Cookies

A little dusting of powdered sugar goes a long way in the presentation department.

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50. Pumpkin Pie with Cinnamon-Roll Crust

Trade regular pie dough for impressively swirly cinnamon roll pie crust.

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51. Mini Apple Tarts

Want to know the secret behind these itty-bitty sweets? Baking them in mason jar lids.

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52. Cardamom Cream-Filled Bundt Cake

Inspired by the Swedish dessert semlor, this cake is light as clouds and super elegant.

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53. Apple Cinnamon Spice Whoopie Pies

There's apple cider in both the cake and spiced buttercream.

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54. Cranberry Crumble Pie Bars

Cinnamon bars + cranberry filling + orange icing > whatever you were planning on buying at the grocery store.

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55. Maple Bacon Cupcakes

Maple buttercream and candied bacon are just the match for buttermilk-bacon fat cupcakes.

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56. Caramel Pumpkin Lava Cake

Instead of oozing molten chocolate, this stunner's full of smooth, luxurious caramel.

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57. Spiced Cranberry Pear Hand Pies

Wash these down with slow-cooker spiked cinnamon lattes after dinner.

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58. Pecan Pie Maple Shortbread Bars

Two holiday classics, united in buttery, flaky harmony.

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59. Buttermilk Sweet Potato Pie

This chess pie-inspired dish thickened with cornmeal will make you forget all about pumpkin.

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60. Pumpkin Bark

Peppered to perfection with dried cranberries, pepitas, and almonds.

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61. Spiced Pecan Apple Cider Doughnut Cake

Baking it in an autumnal bundt pan is the ultimate pièce de rèsistance.

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62. Apple Cheddar Pie

In case you're wondering why some Americans swear by combining cheese and apple pie.

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63. Maple Pecan Blondies

These are vegan, gluten-free and ridiculously soft and chewy, thanks to white beans.

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64. Caramel Apple Marshmallows

Just the topper for a batch of warm, homemade apple cider. (P.S., they're easier to make than you think.)

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65. Pumpkin Chocolate Tarts with Pepita Crust

And the award for best-dressed fall dessert goes to...

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66. Hasselback Apples

Skip the pie crust and homemade whip. All you really need are soft, sugary roasted apples topped with your favorite store-bought vanilla ice cream.

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67. Pumpkin Cookie Dough Pops

You should probably cut the kids off at one pop each. Good thing you're one of the grown-ups.

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68. Apple Pie Sundaes

Caramelized apples and cinnamon-sugared nuts meet vanilla-coconut ice cream. And it'll only take you 25 minutes to make.

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69. One-Bowl Vegan Pumpkin Roll

Aquafaba, banana and pumpkin purée make this classic beyond moist.

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70. The Best Vegan Apple Crisp

You'll want to put the pecan-oat topping on every fall dish you ever make.

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71. Cranberry-Orange Pie

Pumpkin, shmumpkin. This holiday season, we’re all about cranberries. It’s fitting, then, that baker extraordinaire Erin McDowell has a recipe for cranberry-orange pie in her brand-new cookbook, The Book on Pie.

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72. Orange and Chocolate Brioche Tarts

Why serve classic apple pie when you can impress your family with these inventive (and beautiful) tarts?

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73. Gingerbread Lattice Cookies

These delicious gingerbread cookies that look just like little pie tops. (Bonus: No cookie cutters required.)

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