With Thanksgiving in a few days, we know that most of the menus have been set and the prep has begun. However, we also know that there may be some of you out there looking for one last dish to complete the meal. Or, maybe you’ve been tasked with bringing something tasty to the table and you’re not sure what to do.

No worries, we got you covered! Today we’re sharing some last-minute Thanksgiving recipes that you can use to impress your guests or your host! 


Creamy Bacon-Spinach Dip

This dip is something that you can easily whip up last minute. Additionally, this appetizer is also keto friendly! Serve this delectable appetizer up with some crackers or keto bread and you’ll be all set. This also makes for great morning-after leftovers!

Candied Walnut Brushetta

This sweet and savory appetizer is sure to stand out from the rest, and it’s so simple! Pull together a crispy baguette, creamy goat cheese, and sugared walnuts, and sliced pear and you’ll have yourself an elegant dessert that is sure to “wow” guests!

Mascarpone Mashed Potatoes
This side is sure to be a crowd pleaser and a quick way to impress your guests. Give your classic mashed potatoes a lift by incorporating mascarpone into the recipe. The results? Creamy, silky, rich potatoes that your guests will be sure to love. 

Sauteed Carrots

While carrots don’t sound overly exciting, we have some easy way to spruce up this side dish into something that your guests will keep talking bout. All you need is some butter and dill/parsley to make this dish shine!

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

While this may sound fancy, it’s actually quite simple to make! With the help of some frozen butter nut squash, quality cheese, and fresh herbs, this side dish is one that you can whip together for your guests to enjoy.  


Pecan Pie Bars

With total cook and prep time coming out to 50 minutes, this dessert is perfect for anyone looking for a last minute treat to add to their Thanksgiving menu. Additionally, many of the ingredients are ones that you may have laying around in your home! These delectable dessert is definitely a great one to keep in your arsenal!

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Gingersnap Parfaits

We know that the oven is in high demand on Thanksgiving. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to whip up a dessert that doesn’t require you to fight with the turkey and sweet potatoes for real estate? This no bake pumpkin cheesecake gingersnap parfait is the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table. It also only takes about 15 minutes to make and, for those watching their calories this holiday, only comes up to 29 calories!

Pumpkin Tiramisu

While this dessert does require some planning due to the set time, the actual prep time of this tasty treat is only 15 minutes! This twist on classic tiramisu pulls in classic fall flavors such as pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice, making this a perfect Thanksgiving treat!


Bottom Line

If you’re in a pinch to finalize your Thanksgiving menu, don’t worry! There are plenty of quick and easy recipes out there for you. We hope that this blog was able to help as well! From all of us Chinatti Realty Group, we hope that you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving!