Nine types of pie on WH Thanksgiving menu

Thanksgiving dinner for President Obama and the first family is heavy on traditional dishes, along with a favorite mac and cheese dish and a smorgasbord of pies.

The presidential menu, released by the White House press office, includes staples such as turkey and stuffing, as well as sweet potatoes and honey-baked ham.

In addition, however, the Obamas will be feasting on macaroni and cheese. Michelle Obama has promoted a recipe for cauliflower mac and cheese as a healthier take on the dish, an Obama favorite.

Dessert, however, is all pies, with nine different varieties on offer, from pumpkin to coconut cream.

The full menu is below:



Honey-Baked Ham

Cornbread Stuffing

Oyster Stuffing


Macaroni and Cheese

Sweet Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Green Bean Casserole

Dinner Rolls


Huckleberry Pie

Pecan Pie

Chocolate Cream Pie

Sweet Potato Pie

Peach Pie

Apple Pie

Pumpkin Pie

Banana Cream Pie

Coconut Cream Pie

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