Blue Ribbon Seafood Appetizer Recipes


Bacon Crab Cakes

By Melissa Baldan
At my house we believe that bacon makes everything better! So I figured, why not Crab...

Baked Crab Dip

By Michelle Hickey
This recipe will amaze you. It can also be served as a rich side dish as...

Baked Crab Party Dip

By Leslie Coleman
Easy crowd-pleaser that looks and smells as luscious as it tastes. I use imitation crab and...

Baked Crab Popper Delights

By Diana Hohman
I had fun tweaking this recipe for an Autumn Tea my club had. I love crab...

Breaded Calamari

By Amanda Brecht
This is a simple but tasty recipe for breaded calamari in a deep fat fryer! I...

Ceviche Salad

By Stephanie Mabry
I had this dish several years ago at a restaurant that we visited on our way...

Chipotle Mango Jelly

By Lisa Mersereau
Not your typical wussy jelly, this one is spicy sweet with a smoky kick. Jelly all...

Chipotle-Mango, Smoked Salmon Crostini

By Lisa Mersereau
Easy, elegant sweet and delicious Sure to delight any crowd for any occasion.

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...

Coconut Beer Shrimp With Sweet and Tangy Sauce

By Leah Stacey
There isn't much to be said about this coconut beer shrimp with sweet and tangy sauce...

Crab and Roasted Pepper Spread

By Garrison Wayne
I have made this several times, and I always get asked for the recipe. It is...

Crab and Shrimp Soup

By Julianne Frazier
Favorite at my house on cold winter days, for Easter or Christmas.

Crab Appetillas

By Debbie Sue
These are a tasty treat. I'm always asked for the recipe when I serve these!

Crab Rangoon With a Simple Plum Sauce

By Tara Waites
My best appetizer (so I'm told). It's quick, fun, and very tasty.

Crab Salad Cheese Ball or Spread

By Judy Garcia
When I made the Open Faced Crab Salad Sandwiches for my husband and son, I had...

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms - Keto Friendly

By Jill Moody
These stuffed mushrooms are so friggin' good it's hard to stop eating them and you'll find...

Crab Tartlets - Steph

By Stephanie Dodd
This is an excellent appetizer for New Year's Eve or any event. Easy to prepare...

Crab-Artichoke Dip

By Nicole Darty
A co-worker brought an extra dish of this into the office a few months back and...

Crabby Football Cheese Spread

By Sheri Zarnick
This recipe I got from an old friend who has now passed. I doctored it up...

Crabmeat Goodies - Appetizer

By Carla Tipton
I make this when I am asked to bring an appetizer to parties or when we...

Cream Cheese Shrimp Cocktail Appetizers

By Mary Lee
This recipe has a bit of hot to it but they will surely be a big...

Deep Fried Lobster Bites

By Melissa Turner
A favorite restaurant of mine that burnt down years ago used to serve fried lobster and...

Enchilada Nibbles

By Pat Duran
This recipe is from my own cookbook published in 1974. This was enjoyed every holiday...

Fat Free Vegetable-Cheese Bagel

By Marti Green
Another recipe I have to share. Still keeping my weight off and eating like a "QUEEN"....
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