48 Dazzling Thanksgiving Pie Recipes
The bird may take center stage for the main meal, but these beautiful pies are some of the best Thanksgiving desserts around and are sure to give a showstopping sweet ending to your feast. Thanksgiving is a time for families to gather together. That may mean relishing sweet potato pies baked from famous family recipes. But for a new take on traditional classics, or for new ways to enhance the traditional holiday staples, here are some delicious new approaches to Thanksgiving pies. While the ingredients are familiar-pumpkins, pecans, sweet potatoes, and apples, for starters-these pies are slices of flavor and taste that will have you coming back for seconds... or thirds. You will want a piece of Apple Slab Pie as large as its same suggests. The Pecan Cheesecake Pie, Tennessee Whiskey-Pecan Pie, or Chocolate-Pecan Chess Pie may make you nuts for dessert-and may even have you making several Thanksgiving pies. Go right ahead. Then give thanks with your family, or friends, share the recipes, and savor these incredible Thanksgiving pies.
Spiced Coconut-Pumpkin Pie
Recipe: Spiced Coconut-Pumpkin Pie
This delicious pie just so happens to also be dairy free.
Granny Smith Apple Pie
Recipe: Granny Smith Apple Pie
The secret ingredient that upgrades this Thanksgiving pie is roasted Granny Smith apples. The apples can be prepared a day or two in advance to help the pie come together faster.
Dulce de Leche-Cheesecake Pecan Pie
If you can't decide between baking a cheesecake or a pie, this showstopping dish allows you to have both.
Pear-Cranberry Pie with Ginger-Almond Streusel
Three delicious layers create one flavor-packed pie. It starts with a buttery vanilla bean crust, the second layer is a pear-cranberry filling, and finally it is topped off with a ginger-almond streusel.
Old-Fashioned Sour Cream-Raisin Pie
We're pulling this old-fashioned pie out of the archives because it deserves a comeback.
Texas Pecan Pie
Recipe: Texas Pecan Pie
The pecans are the star of this no-fuss pie.
Recipe: Classic Chess Pie
Vintage recipes will always be worthy of a place on your holiday menu, and you probably have most of the ingredients on hand to make this classic pie.
Chocolate Silk Pie
Recipe: Chocolate Silk Pie
This airy pie is just the right amount of sweet.
Our Easiest Pumpkin Pie Ever
Pumpkin-Lemon Cream Cheese Chess Pie
Use a store-bought pie crust to help this impressive pie come together faster.
Crustless Pumpkin Pie
Recipe: Crustless Pumpkin Pie
A crustless pie will come together with just 10 minutes of hands-on time and will allow you to enjoy the rich flavor of pumpkin without any other distractions.
Sliced Sweet Potato Pie
The more sweet potatoes you have on your Thanksgiving menu, the better in our opinion.
Recipe: Fig Pie
Make the most of fresh figs by baking them into a sweet pie.
Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
Recipe: Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
You can't go wrong with this classic recipe that tastes just like the one Grandma whipped up in her kitchen.
German Chocolate-Pecan Pie
Recipe: German Chocolate-Pecan Pie
Instead of making a chocolate pie and a pecan pie, combine the two for one rich dessert.
Kentucky Bourbon Pie
Recipe: Kentucky Bourbon Pie
Bring this pie to Thanksgiving dinner and everyone will be asking for the decadent recipe.
Mini Pumpkin Pies
Recipe: Mini Pumpkin Pies
After a big Thanksgiving meal, mini pumpkin pies will allow you to still enjoy a bite of this classic holiday dessert.
Recipe: Pear Pie
Our Pear Pie is just as delicious whether served warm or chilled.
Mini Apple Pies
Recipe: Mini Apple Pies
Crust-lovers will rejoice when they see these bite-sized apple pies that have no shortage of flaky crust.
Caramel Apple Blondie Pie
Recipe: Caramel Apple Blondie Pie
Buttery rich layers of tender cake and caramelized apples add up to one sweet combo. The secret to the crisp, flaky crust? Baking in a cast-iron skillet on a lower oven rack.
Cranberry-Apple Pie with Pecan Shortbread Crust
Savor the flavors of cranberries and apples as they come together with a holiday favorite-pecan shortbread-in this stunning presentation.
Sliced Sweet Potato Pie
Pecan Chewy Pie
Recipe: Pecan Chewy Pie
This quick-and-easy take on pecan pie will keep you in the kitchen for less time allowing you to spend more time with your family.
Easy Skillet Apple Pie
Utterly Deadly Southern Pecan Pie
Once you've made a pecan pie in a cast-iron skillet, you may never go back to a pie plate. Simply press a refrigerated pie crust into the skillet, sprinkle with sugar, top with the pecan mixture, and bake. Serving it in the skillet is also easy and makes the dish even more Southern.
Brown Butter Sweet Potato Pie
Recipe: Brown Butter Sweet Potato Pie
If you have extra sweet potatoes on hand, this pie will put them to good use.
Double-Chocolate Pecan Pie
Recipe: Double-Chocolate Pecan Pie
Chocolate crust with a sweet and sticky chocolate-pecan filling is topped with a chocolate drizzle.
Mississippi Sweet Potato Pie
Recipe: Mississippi Sweet Potato Pie
Baking the sweet potatoes is the secret step to this pie's amazing flavor.
Chocolate-Bourbon Pecan Pie
Recipe: Chocolate-Bourbon Pecan Pie
This pie will satisfy everyone at your Thanksgiving table, and only takes 15 minutes of hands-on time.
Recipe: Apple-Bourbon Pie
Bourbon-infused raisins, cinnamon, nutmeg, apricot preserves, and chopped, toasted pecans or walnuts are added to the filling of this apple pie.
Barbara Bush's Chocolate Pecan Pie
Trust this former first lady when she says this chocolate-pecan pie is the best you'll ever have.
Purple Sweet Potato Pie
Recipe: Purple Sweet Potato Pie
This classic dessert has a whole new look thanks to purple sweet potatoes.
Double-Decker Pecan Cheesecake Pie
Pecan pie and cheesecake come together to make this absolutely delicious fall pie.
Cushaw Pie with Vanilla Bean Custard Sauce
This winter squash pie is best topped with custard sauce and a few candied pecans.
Butterscotch Pie with Whiskey Caramel Sauce
Make the spirited caramel sauce in advance and then drizzle over the pie before serving.
Chocolate Pudding Pie
Recipe: Chocolate Pudding Pie
Homemade pudding and chopped dark chocolate bring rich flavor to this classic pie.
Egg Custard Pie
Recipe: Egg Custard Pie
This old-fashioned pie is silky smooth with the perfect crunch from the crust.
Mini Chocolate-Pecan Pies
Recipe: Mini Chocolate-Pecan Pies
Bite-sized desserts are always a hit at Thanksgiving.
Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie
Recipe: Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie
This apple pie is topped with a layer of iced cinnamon rolls.
Tex-Mex Apple Pie
Recipe: Tex-Mex Apple Pie
Cream cheese and pepper jelly bring a little spice and creaminess to this apple pie.
Persimmon Pie with Pecan Streusel
Top this pie with pecan streusel for the ultimate fall delight.
Recipe: Fudge Pie
Semi-sweet chocolate and pecans make this pie irresistible.
Arkansas Black Apple Pie with Caramel Sauce
This pie relies on the fragrant, tart, and tasty apples that hail from Benton County, Arkansas.
Pecan Cheesecake Pie
Recipe: Pecan Cheesecake Pie
The nutty topping on this pecan cheesecake pie adds a nice crunch to the characteristic creaminess of this popular dessert.
Black Bottom Pumpkin Pie
Recipe: Black Bottom Pumpkin Pie
With a moist, crumbly crust and a decadent, creamy filling, it's hard to say no to seconds of this pie.
Pumpkin-Pecan Streusel Pie
Recipe: Pumpkin-Pecan Streusel Pie
Create the chunky texture by leaving those extra-big blueberry-size pieces in the Pecan Streusel Topping mix.
Coconut-Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
Recipe: Coconut-Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
Make and refrigerate without the topping a day ahead. Whip and add the topping before serving.