Blue Ribbon Appetizer Recipes

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

A platter of Redneck Egg Rolls.

Redneck Egg Rolls

I've vamped up your traditional egg roll :) These are so good!

Taco Cups topped with sour cream, salsa, and guacamole.

Taco Cups

Wow, I made this on a whim tonight! My son and husband ate them like ...

A platter of Baked Taco Burgers Sliders.

Baked Taco Burgers Sliders

I grew up eating taco burgers at a local fast-food restaurant. They no longer make ...

A Crab and Chive Baked Rangoon.

Crab and Chive Baked Rangoons

YUM!! Almost as good as deep-fried!!! I happen to serve these alongside a soup this ...

A platter of Spinach Cheese Bars.

Spinach Cheese Bars

An employee I worked with brought this recipe in one day and I fell in ...

Reuben Dip ready to serve.

Reuben Dip

My favorite sandwich is a nice Reuben sandwich. Why not combine this into a dip? ...

Healthy Oven Fried Chicken Strips on a plate with salad.

Healthy Oven Fried Chicken Strips

I have to say, this is my favorite recipe and my family just loves them. ...

St. John's Dip ready to serve.

St. John's Dip

My mother taught me to make this dish when I was ten, around 1971. It's ...

Layered Chicken Nacho Dip with chips.

Layered Chicken Nacho Dip

I created this on a Sunday to have for the Chicago Bears game. I just ...

A platter of Stiff Arm Stuffed Mushrooms.

Stiff Arm Stuffed Mushrooms

Some of you are probably wondering about my recipe titles. I am in the process ...

Crab Dip baked until golden brown.

Crab Dip

Had a hot crab dip in Virginia and loved it. Here is my recipe. Double ...

A bowl of Pancetta Spread with crackers.

Pancetta Spread

Tasty spread for crackers. I love to serve this to the ladies with a glass ...

True Buffalo Chicken Wing Dip ready to be served.

True Buffalo Chicken Wing Dip

As someone who grew up in the greater Buffalo area, eating real Buffalo chicken wings ...

Ham and Swiss Hot Bread Bowl Dip ready to serve.

Ham and Swiss Hot Bread Bowl Dip

I'll warn you this isn't the prettiest looking dish when it comes out of the ...

A platter of Bacon Swirls.

Bacon Swirls

These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!

A platter of Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Mushrooms.

Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Mushrooms

My daughter loves stuffed mushrooms and green bean casserole. This is the best of both.

Two Teriyaki Chicken Kabobs on a plate with rice.

Teriyaki Chicken Kabobs

This is a family favorite. I make this at least once a month. It is ...

Plates of Cheddar Wafers.

Cheddar Wafers

Over the years I have gleaned many a good recipe from my assistant, and this ...

A platter of Spicy Mexican Wraps.

Spicy Mexican Wraps

These are so, so yummy... I have yet to see anyone refuse them, you can't ...

Spreadable cheese on a Homemade Cheese Cracker.

Homemade Cheese Crackers

You can use a mixer or a food processor works very well. Serve these with ...

Crab and Roasted Red Pepper Spread with crackers.

Crab and Roasted Pepper Spread

I have made this several times, and I always get asked for the recipe. It ...

A platter of Salmon Croquettes.

Salmon Croquettes

My mom made the best salmon croquettes when we were growing up. She had a ...

Artichoke-Topped Portobello Mushrooms on a serving plate.

Artichoke-Topped Portobello Mushrooms

This is a big hit with my family! I serve only 1 mushroom with a ...

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