This Pecapplekin Pie Combines 3 Favorite Holiday Pies Into 1

Nothing says Thanksgiving quite like pumpkin pie. Or pecan pie. Or, wait, some people enjoy apple pie on Turkey Day, too. Hmm. So what’s a host to do?

How about you make all three?

Don’t worry. I am not asking you to make THREE pies for the big day. There’s not enough Pinot Grigio in the world to help you cope with that level of stress! Nope, instead I am talking about the most clever holiday baking recipe ever to circulate the internet: the Pecapplekin Pie.

Yep, you read that right. Three pies stacked into one. Three pies coming together to create the most epic Thanksgiving dessert ever known to mankind.

I know, it sounds a bit out there! But, think about it: Pumpkin, pecan and apple. These flavors of fall are already harmonious. Why not combine them into one scrumptious, heavenly pie? Not only will it be unique, but you will save yourself the time of making more than one pie!

Check out the video above and get the recipe from

Not everyone is loving the idea of the the Pecapplekin Pie. GQ writer Joshua Rivera calls it “an assault on a sacred national holiday tradition.”

While it may be too non-traditional for your tastes, one Twitter user made the good point that this clever recipe could help prevent holiday arguments. Which, let’s face it, after this election season, the last thing anyone wants is more arguments at the dinner table!

So what do you think? Would you be on board for the Pecapplekin pie?

6 No-Bake Thanksgiving Desserts To Save You Time This Holiday

Thanksgiving preparation can be extremely time-consuming, and nothing is worse than scrambling to fit everything into the oven at the last minute. Luckily, there’s a solution for you if you’re trying to cut down on cook time and enjoy the day with your family. Instead of making desserts that need to be heated up in the oven, you can make a variety of no-bake desserts that are just as delicious and impressive, but take much less time.

Here are some scrumptious recipes you can try this holiday season:

1. Pumpkin Pie

If you can’t go without this Thanksgiving staple, but don’t want the time and hassle that typically goes into making this dessert. You can make a modified version made with cheesecake mix that doesn’t need to be baked.


Recipe: Kraft

2. Apple Cinnamon No-Bake Cheesecake

No fall meal is quite complete without apples, and this twist on a classic cheesecake is loaded with with autumn spices.

Created By Diane

Recipe: Created By Diane

3. Chocolate Pecan Pie

If you are eager to have a pecan pie at your Thanksgiving dinner but don’t want to spend the time making one, don’t fret! This chocolatey pecan pie doesn’t require an oven, but it’s just as decadent and gooey.

A Treat's Affair

Recipe: A Treat’s Affair

4. Gingerbread Truffles

It might not be Christmas yet, but it’s never too early to enjoy some gingersnap-flavored truffles that are loaded with vanilla and cream cheese.

Six Sisters' Stuff

Recipe: Six Sisters’ Stuff

5. Pecan Pie Fudge

Everyone enjoys a little candy after a meal, and this pecan pie fudge is perfect for everyone, as it’s paleo, vegan and gluten-free. It’s easy to make, plus you don’t have to feel guilty after indulging in this dessert!


Recipe: Texanerin Baking

6. Pumpkin Cookies

If cookies are your go-to dessert, then you need to try these no-bake pumpkin cookies! After all, waiting for cookies to bake is without a doubt the worst part of making cookies…

40 aprons

Recipe: 40 aprons