Appetizer Recipes

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


Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy H.
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...

I Could Have Been a Cheese Ball, but the Pecans Let Me Down

By Deb Kotansky
WARNING!! This is totally addicting!! You will lick the spoon, you will lick the beaters, you...

Mama's Deviled Eggs

By Eva Marion
This recipe is one my mom taught me years ago. Not your standard deviled eggs...

Best Darn Chicken Tenders

By Cassie *
Love these chicken tenders. I've made many tender recipes, but this is my favorite... flavorful, tender...

Hawaiian Roll Ham Sliders

By Rhonda Gibson
These delicious Hawaiian roll ham sliders are little delights that are great for a picnic, a...

Shanghai Lumpia

By J. White Harris
Lumpia is a hands down favorite treat for my family. It is a variation of egg...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

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

Deep Fried Onion Balls With Cajun Ranch Sauce

By Kathy Sills
I wanted to try something different instead of a plain onion ring! So I came up...

Slow Baked Chicken Wings

By Mary Ann Hanson
Please note the title of this recipe. "Slow baked..." Yes, you could speed this...

Ham Puffs

By Leslie Holt
These are extremely quick to make. They are great for a morning meeting or get-together!

Crab-Artichoke Dip

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

Hot Pepper Jelly

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

Spinach Cheese Bars

By Nancy Clemens
An employee I worked with brought this recipe in one day and I fell in love...

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...

Bacon-Horseradish Chip Dip

By Laura Harrison
This is our family dip recipe. We have it at every family gathering, and it's just...

Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!

Green Chile Cheese Squares

By Diana Furman
Received this from a dear friend who made it often for the office parties because we...

Marv's Meatballs

By Marvin Beachler
I wanted to make a meatball recipe out of readily available items that was really easy...

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

By sherry monfils
Oh my, do men seem to love this dip! It's meaty and cheesy and with bacon?...

Kickin' Guacamole, YUMMY!

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

Jamie's Chorizo Sausage Poppers

By jamie Beecham
These poppers make a great dish for snacking while watching the game on tv or tailgate...

Mini Sliders Burgers and Special Sauce

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
These sliders are soooooo good. I never want to eat a regular burger. I have four...

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

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