Thanksgiving Desserts to Go

Get recipes for delicious Thanksgiving desserts that travel well, including cupcakes, cookies and pumpkin bars, from Food Network.

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Pecan Squares

Ina Garten says, "We make these all year long, and when we want to go 'over the top' we dip half of each square in warm chocolate."

Get the Recipe: Pecan Squares

Fried Apple Hand Pies

Frying your turkey this year? Instead of wasting leftover oil, use it for dessert! These pies can be made days, weeks, even months ahead of time and just fried up after the big meal.

Get the Recipe: Fried Apple Hand Pies


These comforting, classic cinnamon-sugar cookies make the perfect addition to Thanksgiving parties. Bake a batch for the dessert buffet or as a hostess gift.

Get the Recipe: Snickerdoodles

Sunny Anderson's Mini Pecan Pumpkin Pies

Sunny mixes pecans into her pumpkin pies and makes them bite-size crowd-pleasers.

Get the Recipe: Mini Pecan Pumpkin Pies

Pecan Bars

These bar cookies are party-perfect, hand-held pecan pies. Pack a box to go for your Thanksgiving feast.

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The Neelys' Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

The Neelys give whoopie pies a fall makeover with this chocolate-pumpkin version.

Get the Recipe: Whoopie Pumpkin Pies

Melissa d'Arabian's Pumpkin Cake Pops

These cake pops are kid friendly both to make and to eat. Get the little ones involved in tearing the cake into crumbs and then dipping the finished pops into white chocolate.

Get the Recipe: Pumpkin Cake Pops

Aida Mollenkamp's Pecan Pumpkin Crunch

These crunchy pumpkin bars will be the star of any fall potluck party.

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Pumpkin Caramels

These pumpkin candies make great gifts, but they can also be served as sweet after-dinner bites.

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Claire Robinson's Pecan Bars

Brown sugar does double duty in this five-ingredient bar cookie, adding sweetness and molasses flavor.

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Pumpkin Bread

The ultimate fall loaf (mmm, pumpkin) is totally toteable — and makes a great hostess gift too.

Get the Recipe: The Best Pumpkin Bread