“How many pies should we bake, dad? There are only 5 of us for dinner.”
“Two. Because there is nothing better on God’s green earth than apple pie for breakfast.”
“Ah yes, of course.”
We are making two apple pies for Thanksgiving this year, both with cranberries. The plan is for me to make make the pie dough on Wednesday and for dad to make the pies on Thursday morning, before the turkey goes in. For those of you still deciding what pie(s) to make, assembled is a collection of Thanksgiving pie recipes from Simply Recipes, and links to several delicious sounding recipes from other food blogs.
And you? Are you making a favorite pie for the big day? What’s your Thanksgiving pie strategy?
Thanksgiving pie recipes on Simply Recipes
Thanksgiving pie recipes on other food blogs
Nutmeg Maple Cream Pie from Deb of Smitten Kitchen
Sweet Potato Cheesecake from Lisa Fain, the Homesick Texan
Spice-kissed Pumpkin Pie from Super Natural cook Heidi Swanson of 101 Cookbooks
Sweet Potato Pie by Barbara of Tigers & Strawberries
Butterscotch Pie from Best Room in the House
Chocolate Pumpkin Pie from Nic of Baking Bites
Apple and Quince Pie from Cookie Baker Lynn
Honey Pumpkin Pie by Alanna of A Veggie Venture