Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren't Pie

Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

While pie is an iconic symbol of Thanksgiving, it can be fun to switch it up and try something new that is equally delicious. Whether you are responsible for bringing the dessert to Thanksgiving this year or in search of a creative dish for the work potluck, find delicious desserts that aren’t pie on DG Easy Meals that everyone can be grateful for.

Instead of pumpkin pie...
Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

4 eggs
1 (15-oz.) can pumpkin puree
1-1/2 cups white sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. ground cinnamon
Pinch of salt
For the Cream Cheese Frosting:
1 (8-oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened
1 cup butter, softened
2 tsp. vanilla extract
3 cups confectioners' sugar
Instead of pecan pie…
Pecan Bars

1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white or yellow cake mix
2 cups Clover Valley® Pecan Halves
2/3 cup butter or margarine
2/3 cup packed brown sugar
1 (6-oz.) bag semisweet chocolate chips (1 cup)