American Meat Appetizer Recipes


Over the Moon Pizza Dip

By Marie Freeman
This is a great dip to serve at parties. It has all of the pizza flavor...

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

By sherry monfils
Oh my, do men seem to love this dip! It's meaty and cheesy and w/ bacon?...

Bacon Brie Tarts

By Pamela Rappaport
So easy, so quick, and always a hit at parties.

HOLIDAY SAUSAGE BALLS

By Julie Jarrell Bailey
I was asked to make Sausage Cheeseballs as an appetizer for a church function and knew...

Drema's Orange Glaze Cocktail Weiners

By Drema Bryant
A great appetizer to use in Crock Pots, chafing dish or fondue! *I only use Hillshire Farms...

Beef & Green Chile Braided Loaves

By Mark Perkins
I made these up last night, and they came out fabulous! I figured I’d better write...

Piglets in a Blanket

By Amy Herald
These disappear faster than I can make them! My kids adore them, everyone seems to really.

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Potato Bites

By Rozanne James-Gooding
You'll need lots of ingredients because 1 batch is not enough! People rave about these little...

Easy Swedish Meat Balls

By joeyjoan K
This is a recipe that I adopted from JAP. I made it as written and will...

Bacon-Wrapped Dates with Parmesan

By Judy Sprague
This was recently a big hit at a friends retirement party.

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

By Brian Blackley
I was visiting a friend on a cold night and his wife pulled "stuffed mushrooms" out...

Tamale Balls

By Stacey Lawson
Whenever we have a get together I am asked to bring tamale balls. Here in New...

Bacon Swirls

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

Chestnut Hors'd'oeurves

By Mikki Miller
Everytime I bring these to a gathering I also bring along several copies of this recipe...

Sausage and Cheese Crescent Squares

By Penny R
This can be used as a breakfast dish, or an appetizer. We love it both...

Ham Puffs

By Leslie Holt
These are extremely quick to make. They are great for a morning meeting or get-together!

FIREMAN'S RIBS

By JANE LOUISE
This recipe is hot and spicy but the heat depends on your taste. I make...

St. John's Dip

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

GERMAN SUMMER SAUSAGE

By Eddie Jordan
This summer sausage takes a while to make but it worth it.

Miniature Meat Turnovers

By Elaine Moretti
I've been making these appetizers for over 40 years - have given the recipe to thousands...

Ham Delights

By Stefanie Wilson
These are always a huge hit!! You could add some chopped onion if you wanted....

Charleston Cheese Dip

By beth norred
Trisha Yearwood's Recipe

Spicy Grilled Beef Salad (Kelaguen)

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
This dish is usually prepared for "Chesa" (side dish) as we call it. This type of...

Cranberry Meatballs

By Vivian Queen-Chase
Back in the '60s, our gas company put on what they called their Holiday Cooking show....
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