Thanksgiving is an annual national holiday observed in North America, characterized by religious observances and the traditional meal. It is not an exaggeration to say that planning for the Thanksgiving meal itself occupies much time of people as much as the event itself. It is also such an opportune time to prepare the best sweet treats for a fitting end to a hearty meal. Consider these:
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Turkey
This recipe calls for only 5 ingredients including 6 medium strawberries, 8 ounces chocolate candy melts, 12 pieces white pearl candies, 12 pieces heart-shaped orange candies, and 42 candy corn. This recipe will require some creative work to be done because of the desired design. Children will have a good time helping in the preparation and of course in eating them.
Still in the Thanksgiving Turkey tradition, the Fruit Gobbler offers such an exciting way to serve fruits. The required ingredients consist of the bosc pear for the head; melon for the body; cheese for beak and tail feathers; raisins for eyes, red pepper for snood, feet, and side feathers; grapes for tail feathers; bamboo skewers; and toothpicks. Everyone will just be smiling all the way while eating this dessert.
Bourbon Banana Pudding
Adults would also love to have interesting dessert for Thanksgiving. The Bourbon Banana Pudding is just perfect. Just prepare for ingredients that include whole milk, egg yolks, sugar, cornstarch, bourbon or whiskey, vanilla extract, whipping cream, gingersnap cookies, and bananas. Note the presentation in cocktail glasses.
What is a meal without some ice dessert? Nothing better than easy to prepare orange ice sherbet. It can instantly take away all the exhaustion from preparing.
Layered Pumpkin Bars
This is an easy to prepare dessert as well. Ingredients include ginger snaps, butter, cream cheese, sugar, canned pumpkin, ground cinnamon, ground nutmeg, eggs, vanilla flavor instant pudding, cold milk, whipped topping, and pecans. Toasting the nuts is highly recommended to intensify the flavor.
No meal is ever complete without dessert. Since Thanksgiving offers one of the best excuses to prepare something special , it is also the best time to go that extra mile with desserts. Life is really much sweeter with just the right touch of sweet treats.