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Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pies

Cheapism Logo By Lacey Muszynski of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 31: Pies are great and all, but Thanksgiving can get a little overloaded with pies. Everyone's got to have pumpkin pie, apple pie, and pecan pie, but having those same pies every year gets boring fast. To mix things up, you can use those beloved fall flavors in other types of desserts. Items like cakes, cobblers, cheesecakes, trifles, and puddings are just as good as pies, if not better. So branch out this year with some new Thanksgiving dessert recipes that will make you forget all about pie. (Still, if pies are a must, you can also branch out with these 18 Creative Pie Recipes to Spice Up Your Holidays.)

Think Outside the Circle

Pies are great and all, but Thanksgiving can get a little overloaded with pies. Everyone's got to have pumpkin pie, apple pie, and pecan pie, but having those same pies every year gets boring fast. To mix things up, you can use those beloved fall flavors in other types of desserts. Items like cakes, cobblers, cheesecakes, trifles, and puddings are just as good as pies, if not better. So branch out this year with some new Thanksgiving dessert recipes that will make you forget all about pie. (Still, if pies are a must, you can also branch out with these 18 Creative Pie Recipes to Spice Up Your Holidays.)

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