Blue Ribbon Appetizer Recipes Sifted


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...

Colored Deviled Eggs

By Kitchen Crew
Easter is the perfect time to make these adorable colored deviled eggs. As if deviled eggs...

Cheesie Mini Pizza's

By Lynda England
These were a favorite of my teenagers and even as adults they ask me to make...

Nutty Pickles

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

Broiled and Open-faced

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

Grilled Peaches By Freda

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

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...

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...

Witch's Hands!

By Colleen Sowa
We have been making these since I was a girl. My mother used to go all...

Savory Apple Pinwheels

By Melissa Baldan
Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are absolutely...

French Onion Mac and Cheese!!

By Samantha Jacobs
Sometimes you just need something super decadent =) Yummm!

Spinach and Artichoke Quesadilla w/Bacon

By Brandy Bender
I love spinach and artichoke dip!!!!

3 Cheese Garlic Braid

By Candi Hummer
Something I came up with to use up an ample amount of cheese we have on...

Susie's Pretzel Dogs

By Sue Lally
These are great for Super Bowl parties or taking to work for lunch! They are...

Delicious Spinach Artichoke Dip

By Bre Van Patten
I've always loved this dip, I just wanted to make my own version. So this was...

Noodle Kugel

By karen axel-knispel
this has been in my family for many many years

Fried Zucchini

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

Maple Chicken Pumpkin Bites (appetizers)

By Didi Dalaba
These little gems will be gone the moment they take the first bite!! They are...

Oyster Bombs

By Donna Liner
These oyster bombs are DA BOMB! Fresh oysters, smoked bacon, garlic, butter and seasonings grilled up to...

Cheesecake Dip on a Stick

By Whitney Froehlich
Concocted this recipe by a total accident! It was supposed to be used as a cupcake...

Bacon & Blue Quesadillas with Sweet Dipping Sauce

By cheryl lundquist
The saltiness of the bacon and blue cheese pair wonderfully with the sweet dipping sauce in...

Potato Nachos

By Eddie Szczerba
A favorite for the super bowl party!!
14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes


Nothing quite says summer like a refreshing glass of ice-cold strawberry lemonade. And now, with these easy 14 homemade strawberry lemonade recipes, you can make it for all your front-porch-sippin’ needs! Full of fresh strawberries and lemons, these recipes will be your go-to for drinks by the pool or in the backyard all summer long.

How to Make Homemade Pesto

How to Make Homemade Pesto


If basil is part of your herb garden, then you’re probably noticing it’s bursting at the seams right now. There are only so many sliced tomato and mozzarella salads to make. So what to do with the rest of the fresh basil? Make pesto! While there are delicious store-bought versions, pesto can be made at home in […]

Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes

Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes


Tomatoes are at their juiciest right now, so it’s the perfect time to use them in your weekly menu. Did you know there are more than 3,000 varieties of heirloom tomatoes and a total of 15,000 known varieties? If you want to know some of the types, we have a rundown here. From breakfast casseroles […]