Pies and pear tart on a Thanksgiving table

Thanksgiving Baking Guide

How to bake your best rolls, pies, and more.

Thanksgiving is the biggest baking holiday of the year. Family and friends gather for an all-day feast — love in their hearts, and a green bean casserole in their hands. Whether you’re a first-time host or ringleader of the annual Friendsgiving, we’ve got the baker-tested recipes and tried-and-true tips you need to make this Thanksgiving deliciously unforgettable.

Baker's tip: Get a head start! You can prep and freeze pie dough or entire fruit pies in the days before Thanksgiving. Just remember to thaw them overnight before baking. Check out the tips section for more details.


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Recipe Success Guide

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