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Best Thanksgiving dessert: Sweet potato pie or pumpkin pie?

Our favorite Thanksgiving desserts might be similar, but they aren't the same. In fact, it's been long debated if sweet potato pie or pumpkin pie is better. Pumpkin pie is a delicious autumnal perk and an official symbol of harvest time. But its even sweeter, mouth-watering cousinthe sweet potato pieis a popular holiday tradition for many Southerners and Black Americans. Which dessert is better? Read more and vote below! 🦃

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If any desserts have a clear divide, it's pumpkin pie versus sweet potato pie. Americans are typically a fan of one or the other. But let's settle this age-old debate. Which is better?

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Pumpkin pie is a classic holiday staple. And it's representative of the big three holidays: Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Pumpkins are a symbol of harvest time in the fall, and the best way to consume pumpkin. (We hope all of the pumpkin spice lovers out there heard that!)

Here's how to make a traditional pumpkin pie...

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But sweet potato pie makes pumpkin pie taste bland in comparison. It's Southern comfort food perfected by generations of grandmas. Just hearing it's name even sounds better than "pumpkin pie."

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Best Thanksgiving dessert: Sweet potato pie or pumpkin pie?
#TeamSweetPotatoPie
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamPumpkinPie