Appetizers

Plan a terrific party for friends and family with our easy appetizer recipes. Prepare the perfect finger foods for your guests with our quick, simple and delicious recipes.

Baked Brie
Baked Brie

Gooey Brie in cream-cheese pastry -- this will impress your guests. >>

Classic Crab Cakes
Classic Crab Cakes

Crab cakes are always enthusiastically welcomed at any cocktail party. >>

Asparagus in Puff Pastry
Asparagus in Puff Pastry

Fast and easy, these golden bites are always a huge hit. >>

Appetizer Blue Cheese Logs
Appetizer Blue Cheese Logs

Whip up these easy-to-make appetizers for your holiday guests. >>

Mini Mac-and-Cheese Bites
Mini Mac-and-Cheese Bites

These cheesy nibbles bring out the kid in everyone. >>

Smashed Beans and Mozzarella served on Toasted Baguettes
Smashed Beans and Mozzarella served on Toasted Baguettes

Okay, okay, I know most people turn up their nose at lima beans. But you may change your mind with… >>

Festive Tossed Salad
Festive Tossed Salad

This salad has something for everyone. >>

Mashed Turnips
Mashed Turnips

Tired of mashed potatoes? You'll love this tasty side dish. >>

Bacon-Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos
Bacon-Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos

Have some sour cream nearby to complement and cool the burn from these piquant morsels. >>

Grilled Potato Skins
Grilled Potato Skins

These hors d'oeuvres are begun in the microwave and finished on the grill, making them quick and… >>

Sweet Potato Bisque
Sweet Potato Bisque

A easy and delicious way to use those leftover sweet potatoes. >>

Salsa Guacamole
Salsa Guacamole

Your gang's going to love this full-flavored dip! >>

Bat Wing Soup
Bat Wing Soup

Simple, fun and delicious, this soup will be a hit with kids and adults. >>

Festive Pumpkin Dip
Festive Pumpkin Dip

An easy appetizer for your Halloween gathering. >>

Gazpacho
Gazpacho

There are probably as many versions of this classic Andalusian dish as there are cooks! >>

Blue Cheese and Pear Toasts
Blue Cheese and Pear Toasts

This appetizer features a range of textures and tastes that are sure to delight. >>

Shrimp Spread
Shrimp Spread

This tasty spread, prepared with softened cream cheese, is a beautiful pale salmon color. >>

Asparagus Salad
Asparagus Salad

A tangy, homemade dressing nearly steals the show from the crisp-tender asparagus. >>

Crab-Stuffed Deviled Eggs
Crab-Stuffed Deviled Eggs

A creamy crabmeat filling heats up with cayenne pepper and hot sauce. >>

Strawberry Salad with Cinnamon Vinaigrette
Strawberry Salad with Cinnamon Vinaigrette

The vinaigrette in this salad has a little kick, thanks to a dash of hot pepper sauce. >>