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Pumpkin Dessert Ideas For Thanksgiving

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The pumpkin is one of the tastiest and most festive fruits, so it’s no surprise that pumpkin dessert recipes are some of the most popular desserts in the world. The pumpkin pie, made with all the best ingredients, is a classic treat that you and your family can enjoy for many years to come.

In fact, the only problem that you may run into when making pumpkin pie is deciding what flavor of pumpkin pie to serve. Licking a bit of the yumminess of pumpkin pie in the same flavor as your baked goods, such as a pumpkin cake mix, makes for a delicious combination.

Endless Pumpkin Dessert Ideas

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So let’s get started! There are endless pumpkin dessert ideas to choose from. However, thanksgiving is the best time of year to put together a dessert party because it offers both carbs and protein without much of the unhealthy fats. Pumpkin pie makes for a wonderful alternative to traditional sweets thanks to its pleasantly sweet pumpkin flavor and satisfying texture.

The classic Halloween snack course can include some of the pumpkin recipes that have been passed down through generations of American families. A good place to start with some of these old school recipes is a variation on the hot cinnamon pumpkin soup.

Spicy And Tasty Soup

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This soup is a great way to kick off the holiday with a spicy and tasty soup. It also goes great when served along with some fresh cinnamon rolls or other fall treats. These delicious pumpkin recipes will be the talk of your Thanksgiving table, which is always a welcome sight at the dinner table.

Another pair of pumpkin dessert ideas would be to serve some delicious pumpkin cupcakes. Pumpkin cupcakes are a relatively young cousin of the pumpkin pie that is so commonly served at thanksgiving meals. However, pumpkin cupcakes don’t contain the grease and ingredients that you find in pumpkin pie, so they are a healthier option for your children to eat thanksgiving day.

You can easily replace the butter, cream cheese frosting and meat drippings with some sugar free, no calorie, no fat, no salt cake mix if you desire.

Pumpkin Spice Cake

One of the newest pumpkin dessert ideas on the market is the pumpkin spice cake. This cake mix includes cinnamon, nutmeg and pumpkin spice, giving your pumpkin dessert an aromatic taste. This combination has a slightly spicy, almost peppery, flavor that is unique. It doesn’t have the same intense flavor as the traditional pumpkin pie, but it’s certainly worth a try!

There are a number of new pumpkin dessert ideas that you might enjoy. If you are looking for savory pumpkin pie recipes, look no further than these. I’ve included a link below that will give you all of my pumpkin pie recipes for thanksgiving day.

There are also several new thanksgiving pie recipes that I found online. If you really want to see pumpkin recipes like these all rolled into one, just click on my link below. You’ll get some really spectacular pumpkin pie flavor combinations for thanksgiving.


Pumpkin Bread Pudding dish contains pumpkin puree, buttermilk, and applesauce. The recipe calls for buttermilk, which is a good, wholesome ingredient. This along with applesauce creates a wonderful crispiness and sugary flavor. I recommend this pumpkin dessert idea for thanksgiving because it’s so easy to make, yet still very delicious.

Final Verdict

There are many other new and improved pumpkin dessert ideas for thanksgiving that I haven’t mentioned here. In fact there are several other layered desserts that you might like such as pumpkin cheesecakes or even a variety of layered yogurt cheesecakes. You can’t go wrong by trying any one of these ideas for thanksgiving dessert.

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