Desserts for Thanksgiving

Updated October 2017
Originally Published: November 3, 2015

Thanksgiving desserts are not only fun to make, they are colorful, cute, and usually pretty easy to do. Well, the DIY Thanksgiving Desserts that I like are easy to make. I love to get my kids involved and have them bake along with me.

If you are looking for spectacular new Thanksgiving desserts for this year, you have to see this collection of incredible dessert recipes. These Thanksgiving desserts are not only delicious, but they are also easy to put together. Try making one of these new fantastic, homemade dessert ideas for your Thanksgiving dinner this year. You will have fun making these desserts that look almost too good to eat. #thanksgiving #desserts #recipes #chocolate #homemade

DIY Desserts for Thanksgiving

1. Sugar Cone Tepees for Thanksgiving

Learn how to turn a sugar cone into a teepee

Sugar Cone tepees for Thanksgiving

2. Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispies Treats

Make a pie entirely out of Rice Krispies. Kids love this!

Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispies Treats

3. How to make a cornucopia with a crescent roll

Fill a cornucopia crescent roll with with cranberry turkey salad

Crescent Roll Cornucopia filled with Cranberry Turkey Salad

4. Rice Krispie Turkey Legs

Make Rice Krispie Turkey Legs with pretzels and white chocolate.

Rice Krispie Turkey Legs made with pretzels and white chocolate

5. Handprint Turkey Cookies

Adorable and colorful customized handprint cookies made to look like turkeys.

Handprint Turkey Cookies for Thanksgiving

6. How to make Turkey shaped Cookies for Thanksgiving

Use a Nutter Butter and some candy embellishments to make a turkey cookie.

Turkey Cookies!

7. Turkey Cookies made with Candy Corn

These are so cute and would be a great craft for the kids to do on Thanksgiving

Turkey Cookies - these are so cute!

8. Homemade Pumpkin Cake Pops

Pumpkin Cheesecake Pops… delicious! Create an edible pumpkin patch using this recipe.

Pumpkin Cheesecake Pops

9. Pears in Puff Pastry

Ripe sweet pears, roll out on a puff pastry, sprinkled with a pinch of sugar. OMG!

Pears in Puff Pastry. Ripe sweet pears, roll out on a puff pastry, sprinkled with a pinch of sugar. OMG!

10. How to Make a turkey with a Hershey’s Kiss

Turkey Kisses for Thanksgiving! Made with card stock, felt, and googly eyes.

Turkey Kisses for Thanksgiving!

11. Chocolate covered pretzel turkeys 

Can’t wait for the actual turkey? Have yourself a pretzel turkey treat! They’re made with chocolate covered Oreos, yum!

Can't wait for the actual turkey? Have yourself a pretzel turkey treat!

12. Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Thanksgiving pilgrim hat cookies. Cute and simple! A cookie, a mini peanut butter cup, and some yellow icing is all you need!

Thanksgiving pilgrim hat cookies. Cute and simple!

13. Cheese and Cracker Turkey Snack

Turkey cheese and crackers. So cute! Use construction paper and googly eyes. Attach using hot glue or double sided tape. Source unknown.

Thanksgiving snack idea - turkey cheese and crackers. So cute!

14. Fill a plastic Glove with Popcorn to Make a Turkey

Turkey snack idea! Use plastic gloves, multi colored whole grain gold fish crackers, and popcorn. Tie the end and the gobble with pipe cleaners. Add a google eye, and you’re done! So easy (and it’s not full of sugar!).

Turkey snack idea!

15. Turkey Tootsie Pops

Tootsie Pop Turkeys are so easy to make and definitely put a smile on everyone’s face.

Tootsie Pop Turkeys. An ADORABLE and easy Thanksgiving turkey craft idea for all ages and all skill levels;)

16. Pumpkin Roll Recipe

A moist pumpkin cake with a pumpkin spice cream cheese filling is decorated with a gorgeous autumn leaf design. This cake will be the star of your dessert table!

Patterned Pumpkin Roll - a moist pumpkin cake with a pumpkin spice cream cheese filling is decorated with a gorgeous autumn leaf design. This cake will be the star of your dessert table!

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