Thanksgiving Bread Recipes

Browse more than 140 recipes for Thanksgiving dinner rolls, cornbread, braided loaves, and sweet cranberry or pumpkin bread.

Staff Picks

Mom's Pumpkin Rolls

Rating: 4.82 stars
7
A Thanksgiving favorite. Even better the next day for turkey sandwiches.

Potato Rolls

Rating: 4.86 stars
71
I have been eating these rolls since I was a kid. I don't know where they started out, but I remember my grandmother making them. They freeze well and taste great split open and toasted.

Cranberry Orange Bread

Rating: 4.62 stars
309
Perfect for Thanksgiving breakfast, or as an afternoon treat to tide you over til the big meal.

Cornucopia

Rating: 4.81 stars
192
An easy centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table. Fill the cornucopia with the assorted raw vegetables directly on table and let them spill out of opening.

Quick Yeast Rolls

Rating: 4.65 stars
1405
This easy yeast roll recipe was passed down to me from my great-great grandmother.

Sweet Potato Rolls

Rating: 4.6 stars
213
A flavorful roll, good with hearty soups and stews.

Golden Crescent Rolls

Rating: 4.57 stars
319
This is a great recipe for sweet, fluffy crescent rolls (kind of like a croissant but more dense).

Golden Sweet Cornbread

Rating: 4.74 stars
2831
This is delicious served on its own or made into cornbread dressing.

Pumpkin Pie Bread

Rating: 4.72 stars
466
This quick bread recipe tastes like pumpkin pie. Tastes best when served the next day.

Alice's Turkey Day Light Rolls

Rating: 4.8 stars
8
I'm sure these rolls were the reason for the original Thanksgiving! Mom stopped making them years ago and I wondered why until I got the recipe. Plan ahead, they're worth the effort. Enjoy.

Sweet Potato Buns

Rating: 4.88 stars
28
Shape them small for dinner rolls or bigger for turkey sandwiches.

Grandmother's Famous Cranberry Bread

Rating: 4.57 stars
110
This is a delicious bread with golden raisins and cranberries. It's perfect for Thanksgiving or any special holiday.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Winter Squash Rolls

Rating: Unrated
183
"My favorite dinner rolls! Super moist and very delicious. I tricked non-squash eaters at Thanksgiving and they gobbled them up!" – Jessica Larson

Butterhorns

Rating: Unrated
9
This dough can be made ahead and kept in the fridge until you're ready to bake.

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Rating: 4.72 stars
658

I make this recipe during the holidays. It is moist, and freezes well! I bake them in coffee cans, and wrap them in colored cellophane to give as gifts.