Are you going to be someone’s guest for Thanksgiving this year? The latest Allrecipes trend report says that if you’re invited as a guest for Thanksgiving, there’s a good chance you’ll be bringing dessert. About 56 percent of guests take dessert as their contribution to the feast.

If you need a dessert recipe for Thanksgiving, whether you're a guest or a host, the MNN archive has some gems. Here are some dessert recipes that are particularly well-suited for the holiday season.

Pumpkin pie

  • Ginger Pumpkin Pie: The traditional pie gets a boost from grated fresh ginger and a garnish of candied ginger.
  • Double Pumpkin Pie: Double the pumpkin in the pie with pumpkin puree and pumpkin liquor.

apple-piePumpkin pie may the standard for this holiday, but who would shun a fine-looking apple offering? (Photo: Jaymi Heimbuch)

Apple pie
Other pies
Other desserts
See, I told you these were all the recipes you’d need to make your dessert choice. Pick one (or two) of your favorites and get baking.

Robin Shreeves ( @rshreeves ) focuses on food from a family perspective from her home base in New Jersey.