Appetizer Recipes Sifted


Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

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

Caramel Coated Walnuts

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

Strawberry Salsa

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

Homemade Cheese Crackers

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

Plum Custard Tart

By Jane Kaylie
Plum Custard Tart

Devonshire Cream for Fruit

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

Chestnut Hors'd'oeurves

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

Little Pup Hushpuppies

By Mama Dee
I make these as a side item for meals sometimes...breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack, etc.

Garlic Tomato Brueschetta

By Donna Brown
This is a great recipe to use those fresh summer herbs and veggies from the garden...

Ranch Style Deviled Eggs

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

Betty's Ritz Bites

By Linda Scharek
My husband had these many years ago and loved them. They may sound a little...

Basic Quiche - you pick the main ingredients

By Wendy Rusch
This quiche recipe is so simple and so yummy...I believe it originated from Paula Deen. Our 2...

BONNIE'S FAMOUS DILL DIP

By Bonnie .
Everyone who tastes it is hooked! It should carry a sign: Warning! Addictive! Enjoy!

Bea's Individual Mini Pizzas

By Bea L.
Kids, as well as adults, love these simple but tasty snacks. This is a great after...

MINI DRAGON EGGS

By Eddie Jordan
Here is another recipe from Harry Potter " THE GOBLET OF FIRE "

BONNIE'S AWESOME LITTLE BAKER'S SQUARES

By Bonnie .
Tender squares of bread dough deep fried to a golden brown, seasoned with kosher salt while...

DATE NUT BALLS

By Bea L.
My granddaughter, Casey, will not let a Christmas go by without me making these for her....

Praline Party Mix

By Donna Brown
This is a little "kicked-up" version of the all time favorite Chex Party Mix. Our...

Joanna's SPAM party spread aka: Trixie Jean Upchuck's Trailer...

By Joanna Gotwald
Don't let the ingredients scare you away from trying this dip/spread. I make it for...

BONNIE'S DEVILED EGGS WITH A CAJUN KICK!

By Bonnie .
We love these spicy deviled eggs with a new twist on flavor, Cajun Style. Just...

SCOTCH EGGS

By Eddie Jordan
These taste great for brunch, breakfast,on the go , or even a picnic.

CRACKER PARTY MIX

By Peggi Anne Tebben
The only ones I make now. Some of these crackers are hard to find any more...

Jalapeno Olive & Cracker Snacks

By Laurie Roberts
One of the easiest and tastiest snacks. I've made these for years and they are...

PEGGI'S CREAM CHEESE & JALAPENO ROLL UPS

By Peggi Anne Tebben
Have made these for years & served at parties & restaurants on buffets & caterings. They...
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