After devouring your traditional Thanksgiving meals, watching your favorite football team and waking up from your food coma, it’s then time to dig into the best part of the day: dessert. Below are five must have desserts at your Thanksgiving gathering.

Traditional Pumpkin Pie

Thanksgiving isn’t complete without everyone’s favorite dessert: pumpkin pie. Whether it’s store bought or homemade, you can’t have Thanksgiving without this pie. Click here for a delicious recipe on pumpkin pie. If you want to get fancy and turn your pie crust into a turkey, click here to learn how!.

Crescent Roll Apple Dumplings

If you have apple lovers coming over and don’t want to make or buy a traditional apple pie, check out this easy DIY recipe on crescent roll dumplings. It’s an eight-step process, taking only 45 minutes to make. You can make it right before your guests come over, filling your home with that unforgettable smell of fall.

Chocolate Turtle Apple Slices

Are you looking for an easy dessert to eat on the go when you’re traveling from house to house? Try these chocolate turtle apple slices with only six steps and six ingredients. Chocolate lovers will enjoy this delicious treat, steering away from more traditional desserts.

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Crumble Bars

Caramel apples and cheesecake mixed into one equals the best of both worlds. This gooey, soft treat is a must have at family gatherings. Apple lovers will not be disappointed with these caramel apple cheesecake crumble bars. A great tip is to make these tasteful treats before or while guests are over to have an apple aroma linger in the air.

Pecan Pie

Do you want a wide range of desserts satisfying everyone’s sweet tooth? This pecan pie will do the trick for the family members who want to steer away from the typical chocolate, apple and pumpkin desserts. If you’re going somewhere over the holidays and need a gift, you’re in luck because this recipe makes three pies!

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