Blue Ribbon Healthy Appetizer Recipes


Caprese Pizzas

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

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Low Carb Low Fat Asian Lettuce Wraps With Dipping Sauce

By Jennifer Van Dyke
Make sure to taste as you go along and adjust the flavors to your liking. This...

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

By Grishma Shah
Watermelon Mozzarella Salad is very easy to make, flavorful, and crowd-pleasing. It is perfect for your...

Maple Chicken Pumpkin Bites (appetizers)

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

Curried Pumpkin Soup

By billy haze
This soup is a favorite with my guests. A few have told me even to forget...

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!

Roasted Veggies in Fillo Cups

By Tonya Young
This is so easy and makes a pretty, colorful impression as an appetizer. The roasted veggies...

Mango Salsa

By Steve Young
This mango salsa is the perfect addition to grilled or broiled fish - particularly tilapia. ...

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. ...

Fresh Tomato Salsa

By Stephanie Rudy
This is good with chips, rice dishes, or anything you like!

Turkey Veggie Wrap w/ Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Mayo

By Amy Croyle
This wrap came to be when I was shopping at Trader Joe's & got a call...

Kalamata Olive Hummus

By Shawn A
Well, I've been wanting to make this for a long time and just kept forgetting to...

Meatless Nachos

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

Nutty Pickles

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

Grilled Vegetables with a Tangy Sauce

By Susan Feliciano
I love making up flavorful sauces for marinating and basting. I used to try to avoid...

Oriental Grilled Chicken

By Diane M.
Over the years, my cooking style has changed. This is one recipe that has stood the...

Fresh Corn Salsa

By Mary Elsener
I enjoyed this recipe at a potluck and made a few changes. It is fresh and...

Garden Fresh Salsa

By Jenni K
This is such a bright and fresh-tasting salsa. There are rarely leftovers when I bring this...

Pineapple Paradise Teriyaki Chicken Bites with Citrus Sriracha...

By Jeanette Nelson
These Pineapple Paradise Teriyaki Chicken Bites is a big hit at my family gatherings. The sweet...

Traditional Irish Stew

By Melanie Campbell
Then hurrah for an Irish Stew That will stick to your belly like glue.

Grilled & Stuffed Squash

By Holly Grier- Wallace
We always have an abundance of crookneck squash each year in our garden. I started...

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...
24 Tailgating Recipes for Pregaming Kickoff

24 Tailgating Recipes for Pregaming Kickoff


Poppers and pinwheels and pulled pork – oh my! While last season didn’t play out as we hoped, it is finally time for all the best football foods. Even better, these tailgating favorites will help get you pregame kickoff alongside all your fellow fans. Dips, subs, and all your favorite appetizers, this list of game […]

Game Day Recipes for a Winning Weekend

Game Day Recipes for a Winning Weekend


Fall has arrived and football season has kicked off. Living in the South, on Saturday and Sunday we live and breathe football. Watching our favorite teams play is a family activity and, of course, we need to have some tasty game day food. “These poppers make a great dish for snacking while watching the game […]

Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Everybody loves a good casserole recipe. No matter if it is breakfast, lunch, or dinner, a casserole is an easy, go-to option for feeding the family. Not only that, but casseroles also make for great leftovers! Full of flavor and quick to prepare, you’re going to love these casserole recipes.