18 Finger Food Ideas Perfect for a Party
Planning a party can be made easy when you know what food to serve, and how to make it. These easy finger food ideas pack a powerful (and yummy!) punch that will leave guests wanting more.
Finger food idea #11: Lamb meatballs
Courtesy Chris Rochelle
Bite-sized lamb meatballs from CHOW are flavored with cumin, cinnamon, and cilantro for an easy finger food that satisfies.
Finger food idea #12: Pancake bites
Courtesy Ichigo Shortcake
This mini pancake recipe from Ichigo Shortcake tops the breakfast favorite with the unexpected toppings, such as baked zucchini and cream cheese. And if you’re looking for spicier bites, check out these 31 Mexican appetizers anyone can make.
Finger food idea #13: Strawberry buttermilk donuts
Courtesy Hungry Girl por Vida
Crushed, freeze-dried strawberries add to the concentrated fruit flavor found in these petite bites from Hungry Girl por Vida.
Finger food idea #14: Crunchy taco cups
Wonton wrappers give these flavor-packed finger foods some structure to keep the gooey goodness from spilling out. This recipe from Kevin & Amanda is perfect for Cinco de Mayo!
Finger food idea #15: Cinnamon sugar pretzel bites with cream cheese dip
These Auntie-Anne like-bites from Cooking Classy are the perfect snack when you’re craving something sweet that isn’t filled with artificial junk. For a healthier party, try out one of these 30 healthy snack ideas that will satisfy your cravings.
Finger food idea #16: Buffalo chicken celery sticks
Buffalo chicken anything is bound to be a hit at any party. This recipe from Evolving Table pairs crunchy celery and tangy ranch to take a standard buffalo chicken recipe to the next level. For more bite-sized snacks, try one of these 7 mini meals you can make in a muffin tin.
Finger food idea #17: Baked S’mores cups
This recipe from Mom’s Need to Know takes our favorite campfire food and makes it indoor-friendly. Plus, no mess! The graham cracker crust is filled with gooey marshmallow and melty chocolate…need we say more?
Finger food idea #18: Garlic and herb cheese bombs
If you love garlic bread, these are the finger foods for you. This recipe from Rasa Malaysia stuffs the biscuits with mozzarella and tops them with a garlic and herb butter. Yum. Check out these 24 copycat recipes for your favorite restaurant appetizers––they’re sure to be a hit.