New Year Party Recipes

Celebrate the new year with our favorite appetizer recipes guaranteed to dazzle guests!

A platter of Deep Fried Mushrooms with dipping sauce.

Deep-Fried Mushrooms

These deep-fried mushrooms are a favorite of my youngest son. They're his special treat.

A platter of Miniature Meat Turnovers.

Miniature Meat Turnovers

I've been making these appetizers for over 40 years - have given the recipe to ...

A bowl of Black-Eyed Peas Dip with crackers.

Black-Eyed Peas Dip

This black-eyed peas dip is a family favorite. Great for game nights, as well as ...

A platter of Crab Balls.

Crab Balls

These baked crab balls are super easy to make, and are a fun dish to ...

Crab Salad Cheese Ball on a plate with crackers.

Crab Salad Cheese Ball or Spread

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

A platter of Mexican Pinwheels.

Mexican Pinwheels

This is a great appetizer to bring to a party because the hostess does not ...

Three Ham Puffs on a plate.

Ham Puffs

These are extremely quick to make. They are great for a morning meeting or ...

Cranberry Meatballs with toothpicks.

Cranberry Meatballs

Back in the '60s, our gas company put on what they called their Holiday Cooking ...

Baked Brie With Cranberry Sauce ready to serve.

Baked Brie With Cranberry Sauce

The combination of tart cranberry sauce and creamy Brie cheese is irresistible! You can prepare ...

Baked Crab Party Dip with scallions on top.

Baked Crab Party Dip

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

A platter of Apple Turkey Meatballs with balsamic glaze on the side.

Apple Turkey Meatballs

Apple + turkey with sticky sauce. Yum! These are great to make in bulk on ...

Three Sweet Hot Kisses appetizer on a plate.

Sweet Hot Kisses

I love the combination of spicy and sweet. This appetizer is a perfect combination of ...

A tray of Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese.

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

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

Baked Crab Popper Delights on a platter.

Baked Crab Popper Delights

I had fun tweaking this recipe for an Autumn Tea my club had. I love ...

Scooping Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip on a chip.

Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip

This recipe is a favorite with my family. It combines my daddy's artichoke dip ...

Three Mac and Cheese Bites on a plate.

Easy Macaroni and Cheese Bites Appetizer

Indulge in your favorite comfort food, minus the guilt, with our homemade macaroni and cheese ...

Three Cheese Pepperoncini Spread with toasted bread for serving.

Three Cheese Pepperoncini Spread

This is my own take on a Greek Feta spread known as Kopanisti. I ...

A tray of Mini Beef Wellingtons.

Mini Beef Wellington Hors D'ouerves

These are perfect for holiday parties! So yummy!!!! I love Beef Wellington and was having ...

Slow Cooker Black-Eyed Pea and Cabbage Soup with cornbread on top.

Slow Cooker Black-Eyed Pea and Cabbage Soup

A great, easy way to ring in the new year! Serving black-eyed peas and ...

Holiday Cheese Ball with crackers.

Holiday Cheese Ball

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

Hot Crab Dip with crackers ready to be served.

Hot Crab Dip

So good and addictive. It's been referred to as "Crack Dip."

Chevre and sausage stuffed mushrooms on a plate.

Chevre and Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

These unbelievably tasty mushrooms owe their creaminess to three kinds of cheese. A kick from ...

Bacon cheese ball on a plate with crackers.

Bacon Cheese Ball

Great cheese ball for any party or tailgating! Who doesn't love cheese and bacon? Make ...

A bowl of orange glaze cocktail weiners.

Drema's Orange Glaze Cocktail Weiners

A great appetizer to use in Crock Pots, chafing dish or fondue! *I only use Hillshire ...