Blue Ribbon For Kids Other Appetizer Recipes


Bread Sticks

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

Avocado Deviled Eggs

By Lora DiGs
My daughter had mentioned to me the other day how she uses avocado instead of mayo...

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...

Beer Batter Fish Tacos

By cyndi Williams
My first experience with fish tacos was in Ensenada, Mexico and they were delicious! Here's...

Greek Cucumber Yogurt Dip "Tzatziki"

By Maria *
Cool and creamy, this tangy cucumber dip flavored with garlic is the perfect complement to grilled...

Fried Zucchini

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

Game Time Dip

By Ashley Dawkins
I made this on a whim on the way out to a party and this is...

Mini Mexican Taco Bites

By Angie Esteves
These little bites will go very quickly. It'll be best to make a double batch.

Cheesie Mini Pizza's

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

Meatless Nachos

By Lillian Patterson
Don't get me wrong, I love beef, but sometimes it's so expensive and I'm lazy and...

Chili Dog In A Log!

By Colleen Sowa
Chili Dog In A Log! That's right! Chili dogs in an egg roll wrapper... This...

Caprese Pizzas

By NIKKI SMITH
I make this at my shows and they love it, simple but elegant. Great for entertaining....

Nutty Pickles

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

Mexican Pizza

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
This is a picture of half eaten pizza so you can see inside all the good...

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...

Kroketten (Dutch Croquettes)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
These were one of my favorite treats in Holland and they have vending machines in the...

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!!!!

Lime Shrimp Quesadillas with Adobo Guacamole

By Kelly Allen
This is the basic recipe, but please add whatever kinds of veggies, meats & cheeses you...
Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad

Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad


One of life’s simple pleasures in the summer is fresh fruit. We know it’s delicious to make a fruit salad and we have fantastic ones for summer here. But, we’re sharing 18 recipes that go beyond fruit salad. More than just for dessert, fresh fruit can be incorporated into main meals too. From breakfast to […]

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

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The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

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Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]