Blue Ribbon Fruit Appetizer Recipes

A bowl of Strawberry Salsa.

Strawberry Salsa

A great summer salsa for BBQs and family gatherings.

Amaretto Dip with strawberries on a platter.

Amaretto Dip with Strawberries

This dip is delicious and actually low fat and quite light! It is wonderful ...

A platter of Momma Sweet Biscuits.

Momma Sweet Biscuits

My 9 yr old son named this snack/dessert. (Momma sweet biscuits). Now they are requested ...

A platter of Avocado-Stuffed Tomatoes.

Avocado Stuffed Tomatoes

A friend brought this to a backyard party once and I really liked it. She ...

A platter of Bacon-Wrapped Grilled Pineapple.

Grilled Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

Grilling bacon-wrapped pineapple is a delicious marriage of sweet, smoky, and salty flavors. We've amped ...

Platter of 4th of July Strawberries.

4th of July Strawberries

I saw something these on the internet and decided to make my own. They are ...

Fruit Pizza ready to be sliced.

Fruit Pizza

A family favorite and always a huge hit.

Skewers of Watermelon Mozzarella Salad.

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad is very easy to make, flavorful, and crowd-pleasing. It is perfect for ...

A large bowl of Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad.

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have ...

A bowl of Grilled Peaches.

Grilled Peaches By Freda

Grilled peaches and Georgia peaches, of course, are a wonderful surprise while camping or anytime. ...

Fruit placed on top of the Phyllo Fruit Tarts.

Phyllo Fruit Tarts

I recently hosted a small gathering with a few women. I thought the women would ...

A platter of Savory Apple Pinwheels.

Savory Apple Pinwheels

Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are ...

Charoset in a serving bowl.


This is a traditional Passover recipe but is delicious anytime.

A platter of 3 Kiddos Favorite Dessert Quesadillas.

3 Kiddos Favorite "Dessert" Quesadillas

3 of our 4 grandkids live a 4-hour drive away. When we get together, the ...

A bowl of Strawberry Salsa.

Strawberry Salsa

This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe ...

Baked Brie with warm syrup on a serving plate.

Baked Brie With Warm Syrup

This is a well-known recipe, but here is my way of serving it. It is ...

Amaretto dip in a bowl with strawberries and blackberries.

Amaretto Fruit Dip

I used to make this a lot back in the '80's. I was going through ...

Gram's best banana bread cut into slices.

Gram's BEST Banana Bread

This recipe is written on a pink piece of cardstock and sooo faded I can ...

Chutney poured over cream cheese.

Cranberry Chutney

I like to make this for Christmas parties. You can make this up and refrigerate ...

Sweet potato jack cut in half on a plate.

Bea's Sweet Potato Jacks

Some people call these fried pies or fritters but my mama called them jacks. When ...

Grilled Stone Fruit

I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When ...

Chipotle Mango Jelly

Not your typical wussy jelly, this one is spicy sweet with a smoky kick. Jelly ...

Homemade Caramel Apple Dip

It's Apple Season! This is a nice autumn treat. So quick and easy to put ...

Grilled Pineapple and Bacon Blue Cheese Bruschetta

This is a variation of a tasty little appetizer I entered in a recipe contest ...