Appetizer Recipes

Get your party started with these tasty appetizer recipes from party-savvy cooks all across the country!


Smoked Mozzarella Fonduta

By Stefanie Wilson
If you've ever been to Olive Garden and had this appetizer, then you know it's wonderful....

Bacon Jam

By Beth Pierce
This amazing Bacon Jam Recipe is the ultimate bacon lovers taste treat. It combines smoked...

Spring Rolls (My Mother's Recipe)

By Darla Mays
My mom made this while I was growing up. She'd make a big batch of it...

Rattlesnake Eggs

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

Missy's Creamy Deviled Eggs

By Melissa Dommert
I've been making these Cajun-style creamy deviled eggs for years. They're pretty much like any standard...

Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

By Betty Warren
One of our favorites. Quick and easy. It is a great side with any dish.

Veggie Cream Cheese Roll-Ups

By Donna Baker
My best friend made these for me. LOVE THEM. Easy, bite-size, and good for parties. Good...

Cranberry Meatballs

By Vivian Queen-Chase
Back in the '60s, our gas company put on what they called their Holiday Cooking show....

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

By V Seward
While cooking & chatting with a good friend, about recipes of course, with our love for...

Americanized Egg Rolls

By Elin Criswell
My dear friend Nancy helped me formulate this recipe right before my husband and I married...

Mini Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

By Jennifer Bass
I first tried this sandwich when I made some homemade Tomato Basil Bisque. I make...

Cream Scones

By Susan Feliciano
I've seen several recipes for biscuits made with cream instead of shortening and milk and was...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These are so good and simple. I sometimes with even add a cup of sharp cheddar...

Shrimp Etouffee

By Scott Anderson
A proper Etouffee must be cooked for hours, however this recipe has been toned down to...

Italian Easter Pie (Pizza Chena)

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
Pizza Chena (made with Italian meats, cheeses, and eggs) is a staple on every Italian Easter...

Kickin' Guacamole, YUMMY!

By Missy Wimpelberg
This is the best guacamole I have ever tried. If you like your guacamole with a...

Holiday Cheese Ball

By Laura Pennington
This recipe comes from my husband's side of the family. I had to ask for the...

Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus

By Danielle Matthews
LOVE this! It's a little time-consuming because the asparagus has to be cooked slow and turned...

New Orleans Style BBQ Shrimp

By cheryl clark
Shrimp isn't grilled or in traditional BBQ sauce, but that's what they call it in New...

Garlic Parmesan Wings

By Mandy Bidwell
MMMMMMMMM! One word!

The Best Green Chile Pork... Ever

By Ashley Burnam
(I have recently changed this recipe to make it less work- heck yes) I had a dish...

Exotic Five Spice Chicken Wings

By Barbara Miller
Wait until you sink your teeth into these wings! They are sweet, salty, spicy, gooey... they...

Daddy's Shrimp or Crab Boil Seasoning Secret

By Julie Madawi
My Daddy was born and raised in Shreveport Louisiana, and absolutely loved any kind of seafood...

Baked Homemade Mozzarella Sticks

By Sue Huhn
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