19 Three-Ingredient Desserts for Thanksgiving

Your marathon cooking session for the big meal is tough enough. Why add more work? Keep it simple (and satisfying) with these shortcut Thanksgiving sweets. They're perfect for when you need that last-minute dessert addition.

3-Ingredient Italian Sponge Cake

"This is a fabulous recipe. Anyone can impress their guests with the cupboard's usual suspects at the very last minute."


Raspberry Pastry Roll-Ups

"These are fast, easy and delicious. What more could you want?"

-Lucky in Bayview

Easy Chocolate-Dipped Marshmallows

"These marshmallows are such a great make ahead treat."

-Shabby Sign Shoppe

Easy Pumpkin Spice Cookies

"I have one word for these cookies: amazing! They are soft, chewy, sweet and healthy all at the same time. I absolutely love the texture."

-xX Little Chef Xx

Cake Mix & Cool Whip Cookies

"This recipe is amazing. The cookies are always a hit with our guests."


Easy No Bake White Chocolate Cheesecake

"This was delicious and couldn't have been simpler. I simply sliced fresh strawberries on top and it looked lovely with the black Oreo crust and pure white filling."


Froot Loop Cookies

"These are quick, easy and the kids will love them."

-Bekah D.

Easy Oreo Truffles

"These are delicious and easy. They taste wonderful even after they've been refrigerated."


3-2-1 Cake

"This little dessert is amazing. I’ve been staying on a healthy lifestyle track, and now we can all eat a sweet without the guilt."


Chocolate Cottage Cheese Pudding

"To everyone who has not tried this: YOU ARE MISSING OUT. Trust me."


Melt-in-Your-Mouth Shortbread Cookies

"These cookies are really as simple as they sound. They taste so good and there’s almost no way to mess them up."


Weight Watchers Frozen Peanut Butter Cups

"This is my new all time favorite dessert. It was a huge hit with adults and kid at our party."

-Mandy ny

3-Ingredient Dump Cake

"I love making dump cakes because they’re so quick and easy. You can change the cake mix, pie filling or even add additional ingredients to the filling depending on taste."

-Sydney Mike

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

"I didn’t think there was any way that this few ingredients would create a cookie so good. Boy was I wrong."


Quick and Easy Puff Pastry

"I was looking for a short-cut puff pastry, and this turned out great."

-minnie chef

Fresh Fruit with Sour Cream Dip

"You will never find a simpler fruit topping, especially one that doesn't hide the flavor of the fruit but just compliments it."

-Chef PotPie

2-Ingredient Cookies

"I must say, these cookies certainly exceeded all of my expectations."


Mini Warm Delights

"I am in chocolate heaven! These are so fudgy-good, and they’re the perfect size for a treat."

-Sweet PQ?

Easy Pineapple Dessert

"Is this easy? Yup. Is this versatile? Definitely. And is this a great dessert? It sure is!"