10 Sweet & Healthy Recipes to Add to Your Thanksgiving Menu this Year

While roasted turkeys, stuffing, cranberry sauces, and pumpkin pie might be what comes to mind when you think of Thanksgiving recipes, we like to add unique, tasty dishes to the menu just to try new things!

Whether you are cooking for your first Thanksgiving or your 15th, we have created a list of our top 10 sweet and healthy recipes to taste this year. Ranging from Pumpkin Mousse to Roasted Garlic Hummus, we have something for everyone! Not only do these recipes taste great, but they also add more nutrition to this food-heavy holiday!

If you try out any of these recipes for Thanksgiving, or any other occasion, be sure to take a photo and tag us on Facebook or Instagram!


Sweet Potato Pancake

golden sweet potato pancakes

Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins

vegan baking; flaxseed

Carrot Cake Oatmeal

Appetizers and Sides

Dijon Flax Salad Dressing

bowl of salad with dijon flax dressing on top and the jar next to it

Lower Sugar Cranberry Sauce

healthy, homemade, cranberry sauce, flaxseed

Pizzey Family Two Hour Buns

dinner rolls with flaxseed

Roasted Garlic Hummus


Classic Pumpkin Bread

a loaf of pumpkin bread on a cutting board with a bag on Manitoba Milling smooth whole milled flaxseed next to it.

Banana Walnut Mug Cake

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

Pumpkin Mousse

photos of chocolate mousse in glasses with Manitoba Milling Flax Milk