20 Perfect Pies for Thanksgiving
This list of 20 pies has everything you could want for your Thanksgiving dessert table. Apple pies, pumpkin pies, cream pies and more!
It turns out that I have a thing for pie. And in the 11 years that I’ve been blogging I’ve created quite the collection of pies and tarts in my recipe archives— over 75!
With Thanksgiving just a few days away I thought I’d highlight a few that would be right at home on your holiday table. Whether you’re looking for a pie that’s traditional or something with a fun twist, I’ve got you covered!
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20 Perfect Thanksgiving Pies
Apple Pear Praline Pie— This pie is a reader favorite! And the caramel nut praline topping is reason enough to love it.
Caramel Cream Pie— This pie is one of my favorite creations, with creamy caramel pudding inside a pecan gingersnap crust.
Cranberry Pear Pie— This pie is the perfect balance of sweet and tart, and the flavors are so perfect for fall.
Chocolate Pumpkin Tart with Gingersnap Crust— Traditional pumpkin pie with a gingersnap crust and chocolate ganache topping.
Sour Cream Apple Pie— The combination might sound unusual, but this pie is sweet and creamy, with a delicious crumb topping.
Classic Pecan Pie— You can’t beat a classic like pecan pie for Thanksgiving.
Cranberry Blueberry Pie— If you’re looking for a seasonal fruit pie that isn’t apple, this is it!
Mile High Apple Pie— With 6 pounds of apples in this over-sized pie, this is the ultimate apple pie!
Pumpkin Pie with Nut Praline— Classic pumpkin pie just got a delicious nutty upgrade.
Sweet Potato Pie with Toasted Marshmallow Meringue— This is a great alternative to pumpkin pie, and the fluffy meringue is unbelievable!
Mascarpone and Cranberry Tart with Pecan Crust— This non-traditional tart is made up of a crisp pecan crust, creamy mascarpone filling, and cranberry sauce topping.
Dutch Apple Pie— This apple pie has it all, a flaky crust, sweet apple filling, and crisp streusel topping.
Classic Pumpkin Pie— Creamy and perfectly spiced, this pumpkin pie is a classic for a reason.
Bourbon Banana Cream Pie— Banana cream pie was a Thanksgiving staple when I was growing up!
Chocolate Coconut Pecan Pie— A few additions to classic pecan pie take it to a whole new level.
Cranberry Caramel Hazelnut Tart— This pie is unusual but extraordinary. It’s a surprisingly delicious combination of flavors!
Eggnog Cream Pie— Who can resist eggnog during the holidays? This pie is for all of us eggnog lovers!
Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Tart with Chocolate Cookie Crust— chocolate and pumpkin are a match made in heaven.
Peanut Butter Moose Pie with Marshmallow Topping— This is the most delicious non-traditional Thanksgiving pie that needs to be a part of your holiday!