We've always known our readers were culinarily gifted, so asking you to share your Thanksgiving masterpieces was pretty much guaranteed to elicit irresistible fare. And you did not disappoint. We heard from bloggers, bakers, moms, dads and a pie-baking teen -- Gregory Lee, of San Jose, who was kind enough to share his take on Key Lime Pie with Dark Chocolate Macadamia Crust.
Go to www.mercurynews.com/thanksgiving to view a slide show of the glorious images, from edible placecards to a beautiful cherry pie, gluten-free pumpkin cheese cake and more. Are you a Pinterest devotee? You'll find them posted at http://pinterest.com/bayareafood/thanksgiving, with links to recipes readers have shared.
-- Jackie Burrell