Appetizer Recipes

Get your party started with these tasty appetizer recipes from party-savvy cooks all across the country!


5 Layer Cream Cheese Chili Dip

By Samantha Orso
A few years ago my husband and I would have his cousin and wife come over...

Battered French Fries

By Maria Shinzai
A change from regular fries, these are battered just like when you batter your chicken or...

Bacon & Cream Cheese Deviled Eggs

By Julie Prior
BEST DEVILED EGGS EVER!! And a plus... low carb as well as scrumptious.

Veggie Cream Cheese Roll-Ups

By Donna Baker
My best friend made these for me. LOVE THEM. Easy, bite-size, and good for parties. Good...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These are so good and simple. I sometimes with even add a cup of sharp cheddar...

Bacon Buffalo Cream Cheese Jalapenos

By Glynda King
These are so good! Creamy with a kick!

Bread Sticks

By Leslie Bengochea
Everyone loves these, I am hired out several times a month to make these. So...

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Crock Pot Chicken Teriyaki

By Diane Atherton
As I use my crock pot more, I am also experimenting with new seasonings, sauces, etc....

Best Darn Chicken Tenders

By Cassie *
Love these chicken tenders. I've made many tender recipes, but this is my favorite... flavorful, tender...

Maryland Style Crab Cakes

By Judy Sprague
I LOVE crab cakes. This recipe is very good.

Hot Crab Dip Made Easy

By JULIE PICKARD
This recipe is really simple and perfect for any occasion. Especially for College Game Days in...

Crab-Artichoke Dip

By Nicole Darty
A co-worker brought an extra dish of this into the office a few months back and...

Garlic Mojito Chicken Wings/Alas de Pollo al Ajio

By Juliann Esquivel
One afternoon a few years back I was baking chicken wings I was planning on making...

Yaki Gyoza Dumplings

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
Gyoza is a Japanese version of Chinese dumpling. This is great side dish or for entertaining...

California Crab Rolls (Sushi)

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
Here's is a simple and cheapest way to eat all the sushi you want! This is also...

Buffalo Chicken Dip

By Melissa K Hand
Super Bowl time! Pass 'em this fantastic dip and you will score every time.

Mexican Pumpkin Empanadas, Empanadas de Calabaza

By Juliann Esquivel
As a child I can rememeber my grandmother making these little pumpkin empanadas. They were so...

Sweet Chicken Bacon Wraps

By Goldie Barnhart
I just love this finger food for watching TV games or at a gathering. This is...

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

By V Seward
While cooking & chatting with a good friend, about recipes of course, with our love for...

Oven Crisp Chicken Wings

By Diane Wicktora
If you love chicken wings but hate that they are fried, this is for you! ...

Apple Cranberry Galette

By Teresa Jacobson
A galette is basically a free-formed one crust pie. It can be a dessert, main dish...

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs

By michelle pitts
I seen something similar to this recipe a tweaked it to my liking. My family loves...
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