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Appetizer Recipes

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 ...

Fried Almond Tappas

Fried Almond Tapas

A lovely addition to your tapas table, these golden fried almonds are hard to resist. ...

Hot spinach artichoke dip with tortilla chips.


This is my own variation on the classic spinach artichoke dip. I could eat this ...

A plate of Missy's Creamy Deviled Eggs.

Missy's Creamy Deviled Eggs

I've been making these Cajun-style creamy deviled eggs for years. They're pretty much like any ...

Easy Chili Cheese Fries made with crispy fries, thick hearty chili, and an easy to make creamy sharp cheddar cheese sauce.

Chili Cheese Fries

Scrumptious Chili Cheese Fries made with a hearty slightly spicy thick beef chili and topped ...

So yummy

Appetizer Essentials: Puff Pizza Bites

These are easy/peasy to make and can be assembled, baked and on the table in ...

An easy to make mouthwatering cheesy shrimp dip with succulent shrimp, sharp cheddar, pepper jack, Old Bay Seasoning and garlic. Always one of my most popular party dips with tons of flavor.

Hot Shrimp Dip

This mouthwatering good Shrimp Dip is creamy and cheesy with hints of smoky spice and ...

A slice of bread with cheese, mushroom paste and tomato pieces garnished with chives.

Duxelles Bruschetta

This tasty new twist on an old favorite is so delicious! This recipe is elegant, ...

Kroketten (Dutch Croquettes) on a platter with dipping sauce.

Kroketten (Dutch Croquettes)

These were some of my favorite treats in Holland and they have vending machines in ...

Brunch Sandwiches

Try these yummy sandwiches at your next brunch or party. Enjoy!

Tiffany's Chicken Nachos with melted cheese.

Tiffany's Chicken Nachos

Very good everyone loves them! Let me know how your family likes the best nachos ...

A dish of Game Time Dip ready to be enjoyed.

Game Time Dip

I made this on a whim on the way out to a party and this ...

Greek Parsley Salad, Dip/ Spread

Greek Parsley Salad/ Dip/Spread "Maintanosalata"

This is another specialty from the Cyclades island of Syros. A meze reminiscent of the ...

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs with Chipotle Ranch Dressing.

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs

I seen something similar to this recipe a tweaked it to my liking. My family ...