Thanksgiving Pie Recipes

Find the best Thanksgiving pie recipes, including pumpkin pie, pecan pie, sweet potato pie, apple pie, cranberry pie, and more, at Allrecipes!

Staff Picks

Chef John's Pumpkin Pie

Rating: 4.77 stars
After many years of experimentation, I've finally perfected what I think is the ideal formula for a rich pumpkin pie that's also much less likely to crack on top. Serve garnished with whipped cream and freshly grated nutmeg.

Grandaddy's Sweet Potato Meringue Pie

Rating: 4.86 stars
My grandfather has been making this amazing pie for many years. My family begs him to make it whenever we visit!

Award-Winning Apple Cream Pie

Rating: 5 stars
Award-winning pie. Make sure to cover and refrigerate any remaining pie (if there is any).

Whipped Pumpkin Pie

Rating: 4.46 stars
This is a wonderful light whipped pumpkin pie. My husband doesn't like traditional pumpkin pie but loves this recipe I came up with. The cream cheese adds a wonderful flavor with a traditional pie taste but light/whipped. It is made with a homemade graham cracker crust.

Kentucky Pecan Pie

Rating: 4.63 stars
This pie is a family favorite. I get many requests to make this for our church bake sales.

Apple Crumble Pie

Rating: 4.7 stars
Yummy variety of apple pie that is quick and easy. It was a hit with my boyfriend's pals in university whenever I made this favorite!

Sweetest Southern Sweet Potato Pie

Rating: 4.9 stars
This is a very unique sweet potato pie recipe, given to me by my mother. It's quite sweet, with a lighter texture than your typical sweet potato pie. If you like sweet potatoes and you have a sweet tooth, this one's for you!

Caramel Apple Cranberry Pie

Rating: 4.76 stars
I wanted a pie that combined the best-loved flavors of the season: apples, cranberries, cinnamon, and nutmeg! We had 5 different types of pie this Thanksgiving, and this pie received the most compliments. It was so good, I'm seriously thinking about entering it in our county fair this summer!

Buttermilk Chess Pie

Rating: 4.55 stars
This simple buttermilk custard pie is an American classic.

Grandma's Lemon Meringue Pie

Rating: 4.63 stars
This is a very fun recipe to follow, because Grandma makes it sweet and simple. This pie is thickened with cornstarch and flour in addition to egg yolks, and contains no milk.

Dark Chocolate Buttermilk Pecan Pie

Rating: 4.8 stars
Since the first time I put this together four years ago, it now is a must for all our family gatherings. When I pull it out of the oven, I sprinkle a handful of leftover dark chocolate chips on top.

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie

Rating: 4.53 stars
Rich and creamy.

Inspiration and Ideas

Hurrah for the Pumpkin Pie
A custard at heart, these pies need gentle baking to keep from cracking. Get step-by-step tips for smooth, silky pies.
23 Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Pies
Spice things up this year with new takes on the classics.

Apple Pie by Grandma Ople

Rating: 4.78 stars

This was my grandmother's apple pie recipe. I have never seen another one quite like it. It will always be my favorite and has won me several first place prizes in local competitions. I hope it becomes one of your favorites as well!