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Appetizer Recipes

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 Chicken Pinwheels W/Creamy Lemon Sauce.

Chicken Pinwheels w/Creamy Lemon Sauce

To quote my kids "Oh my God mom these are heaven on a plate" and ...

Bacon Horseradish Dip ready to serve.

Bacon Horseradish Chip Dip

This is our family dip recipe. We have it at every family gathering, and it's ...

Delicious Spinach Artichoke Dip baked until golden brown.

Delicious Spinach Artichoke Dip

I've always loved this dip, I just wanted to make my own version. So this ...

Classic Egg Salad

I really like egg salad and this is just one of many version! Cook time ...

A platter of Rattlesnake Eggs with ranch dressing for dipping.

Rattlesnake Eggs

These are like poppers if you have never had them and if you have had ...

Crab Rangoon Dip

Took this to work for a pot luck and got rave reviews. I like to ...

A bowl of Caramel Coated Walnuts.

Caramel Coated Walnuts

Great appetizer or have on hand for treat or snacks. Everyone asks for the recipe.

Hot Hero Sandwich on a plate with chips.

Hot Hero Sandwiches

These sandwiches are great when you're entertaining a crowd. They can be made ahead and ...

Greek Yogurt Dip Tzatziki with pita chips.

Greek Cucumber Yogurt Dip "Tzatziki"

Cool and creamy, this tangy cucumber dip flavored with garlic is the perfect complement to ...

A platter of Purple Pickled Eggs.

Purple Pickled Eggs

I have been eating these purple pickled eggs my whole life. They are tangy ...

A platter of Mexican Pinwheels.

Mexican Pinwheels

This is a great appetizer to bring to a party because the hostess does not ...

A platter of Millie's Sweet Potato Biscuits.

Sweet Potato Biscuits, Millie's

I first had these little biscuits at a quaint mountain restaurant. This is my own ...

Perfect for entertaining these tomato tarts are easy to assemble, so beautiful, and amazingly delicious.  Bake some for your friends and family today.

Tomato Tart

Tomato Tart is made easy with frozen puff pastry, garden fresh tomatoes, fresh herbs, mozzarella, ...

Not your mother's Deviled Eggs!

Wasabi Devils

Turn up the heat this summer with this spicy spin on deviled eggs.

So Yummy

Spur-of-the-Moment Essentials: Pizza Quesadilla

Made these yesterday as a kind of mid-day snack. Although it was raining, the temps ...

A bunch of grilled jalapeno poppers.

Grilled Jalapeño Poppers

Filled with great ingredients, this recipe is a delicious appetizer to enjoy this summer!

This easy and simple Pico de Gallo recipe comes together in less than ten minutes and adds oodles of flavor to all your Mexican and Tex-Mex recipes.

Pico de Gallo

Delicious and simple fresh Pico de Gallo takes just minutes to prepare and makes all ...

Chita's Guacamole

This is not a recipe, it's a technique. Make it your own. Sometimes I use ...

This classic layer tex-mex dip is always a hit at parties, potlucks and reunions. Fix a batch for the family for movie night and watch it disappear.

7 Layer Dip

This easy 7 Layer Dip is always a HUGE hit at parties, potlucks and reunions. ...

Quick easy and delicious

Supreme pizza loaf

Been trying to come up with a quick and easy recipe for homemade pizza my ...

Cream Scones with a bit of jam.

Cream Scones

I've seen several recipes for biscuits made with cream instead of shortening and milk and ...