Blue Ribbon Appetizer Recipes Sifted


Homemade Cheese Crackers

By Rhonda Wheeler
You can use a mixer or a food processor works very well. Serve these with cream...

Awesome Avocado Dip

By Debbie Sue
An easy but yummy treat! Enjoy!

Grilled Vegetables with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Glaze

By Denise Lepard
My mom and grandmother would make this when they had left over veggies that they couldn't...

Bacon-Horseradish Chip Dip

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

Fried Zucchini

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love using up my fresh garden zucchini, which seems to always be more than I...

Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy Herald
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...

Devonshire Cream for Fruit

By Bonnie Roberts
If you're looking for a fabulous dip for fruit, this one will definitely be a hit,...

Caramel Coated Walnuts

By Verlene Feijo( pronounce-Fay-Joe)
Great appitizer 0r have on hand for treat or snacks . Everyone asks for the recipe.

Chestnut Hors'd'oeurves

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

Ranch Style Deviled Eggs

By Kimberly Kay
I love deviled eggs and this is one of my experiments. I hope you enjoy!

Turkey Veggie Wrap w/ Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Mayo

By Amy Croyle
This wrap came to be when I was shopping at Trader Joe's & got a call...

Ham and Swiss Hot Bread Bowl Dip

By Renee W.
I'll warn you this isn't the prettiest looking dish when it comes out of the oven,...

Nutty Pickles

By Kim Biegacki
Calling all pickle lovers!!!! Calling all pickle lovers!!!! One thing that I eat everyday is dill...

Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Mushrooms

By Liz Owen
My daughter loves Stuffed Mushrooms and Greenbean Casserole. This is the best of both.

Broiled and Open-faced

By Beth M.
Nothing is simpler than these hot broiled sandwiches. They're a combination of: cheese, bacon and...

Cilantro Lime Seafood Salad (In An Avocado Boat)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I took this to our monthly ladies luncheon and it was a hit with the ladies...

Cheese Toasties

By Sue Lally
This is a quick & easy appetizer that is great for parties. The topping can...

Grilled Peaches By Freda

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

Mashed Potato Bites and Cheesy Dip

By Christine Schnepp
A recipe I found and tweaked a bit to my family's taste. I also added an...

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Asparagus Pillows

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I'm pretty sure I am not the first to make these but they are WONDERFUL and...

Susie's Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza

By Sue Lally
I had some ground beef I needed to use up and wanted a cheeseburger, but didn't...

Bread Sticks

By Leslie Bengochea
Everyone loves these, I am hired out several times a month to make these. So...

Battered French Fries

By Maria Shinzai
A change from regular fries, these are battered just like when you batter your chicken or...

Strawberry Salsa

By Martha Ray Deen
This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe contest....
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