Thanksgiving Desserts for Pumpkin Haters

Pear and almond tart being sliced.

Hey, I get it, some of you aren’t into pumpkin and that’s ok. Lots of my best fall desserts don’t have anything to do with the stuff, and I think you’ll love this lineup of pumpkin free Thanksgiving dessert recipes.

Pear and almond tart being sliced.

I know you’re out there, pumpkin haters, and while I don’t agree with you, I hear you. And I know you’re hungry! So I’ve gathered together some of my best pumpkin free treats so you don’t have to go to your next Thanksgiving dreading dessert. Just volunteer to bring one of these fabulous no-pumpkin recipes!

cranberry apple crisp

apple cranberry crisp in a bowl with a scoop of ice cream

easy chocolate soufflé

Dipping a spoon into a chocolate souffle

Irish apple cake

Irish apple cake

rustic apple galette

an apple galette, sliced

maple cheesecake

Maple Cheesecake drizzled with maple caramel sauce

lingonberry jam tart

slices of lingonberry tart with cardamom

gluten free almond macaroon cake

a slice of macaroon cake on a plate

dreamy Nutella mousse pie

Nutella Mousse Pie with bite taken

almond pear tart

Close up of a slice of pear and almond tart.

cranberry gingersnap pie

Cranberry Gingersnap Pie

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    November 21, 2021 at 11:24 pm

    I made that cranberry pie last year for Christmas. Everybody loved it!I’m going to make it again for Thanksgiving. It’s a showstopper! It tastes as good as it looks!

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