Blue Ribbon Other Appetizer Recipes


Battered French Fries

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

sweet potato dumplings

By Callie Hill
These sweet potato dumplings are a great appetizer to make year round, but are especially perfect...

Bruschetta

By Kristine Pruitt
I came up with this recipe when I lived in Los Angeles, CA. It makes...

Hot Pepper Jelly

By annie Melton
I got this recipe from a friend and it is simply delicious.I hope you like it...

Strawberry Salsa

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

Pineapple Cheese Ball with Craisins

By Debby Nelson
I sometimes shape this like a pinecone and layer with whole almonds during the holidays -...

Mango Tango Sauce

By nellie rickey
Started this by trying to duplicate a sauce my friend makes at his restaurant. I love...

Pesto Torte

By ANN MORELL
Pesto anything is good by me, but this one is *really* good.

Seven Layer Taco Dip

By Judy Sprague
Our family are Cincinnati Bengals fans. This is a good take along for tailgate parties.

Smoky Chicken Tacos/Scoops

By Echo Day
These started out as smoky chicken tacos, using leftovers from a rotisserie chicken, but ended up...

Simple Bruschetta

By Brian Blackley
The kids love this one. Quick and easy, warm and cheesy, this one is also a...

South Georgia "Caviar"

By Bonnie Roberts
This yummy appetizer comes from a dear Bunco friend who got it off the food-network. ...

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...

Stuffed Jalapenos

By Karen Baumgarten
Delicious, and OH SOOO addicting !

Ranch Style Deviled Eggs

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

Rattlesnake Eggs

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

Prisnats

By Stacy Hutchinson
My mother's side of the family is from Croatia. This bread is a family favorite that...

Mexican Bruschetta

By Vera Cardia
Add a little twist to the common bruschetta (which I love as much) but with a...

Mexican Pinwheels

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

Cheesie Mini Pizza's

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

Bacon, Cheddar, and Potato Croquette w/ Chipotle Sour Cream

By Thomas Bohne
Chef's Note: After step one, refrigerate your potatoes to make it easier to form them. Chef’s Note:...

Quarterback Sacks

By Kim Dixon
A great way to use left over chicken salad
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