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
Cookies
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.

All the Thanksgiving dessert recipes you'll need
More than half of Thanksgiving guests will be taking dessert for the holiday. Whether it’s pumpkin pie or not, we’ve got you covered.