Appetizers and Snacks

Perfect party appetizers made easy. See hundreds of tasty appetizers with photos, helpful reviews, and tips on how to make them.

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By Rai Mincey

Mary's Gone Crackers® Copycat

Rating: 4.95 stars
These gluten-free crackers make a delicious snack on their own or with dips and cheeses. You can add other seeds such as caraway, cumin, or nigella for different flavor profiles. Or you can experiment with dried herbs or garlic powder depending on your individual preferences.

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Air-Fried Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

Simple to put together with only 4 ingredients, but big on flavor! I like to use "extra jumbo" size shrimp, which are 16-20 per pound. Cutting the bacon lengthwise into narrow strips makes it easier to wrap. Refrigerating the shrimp, as well as using thin-cut bacon, will prevent the shrimp from overcooking in the time it takes to crisp the bacon.

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By Melanie Fincher

Fully Loaded Deviled Eggs

Rating: 4.53 stars
My children and husband go nuts over these. I made them for a potluck at work and have been asked for them ever since. (If you can keep people out of them, you're doing better than I ever could.) The time that I spend prepping this depends on how fast you shell your eggs. I have two girls so we knock this out in about 30 minutes (minus cooking time).

Super Nachos

Rating: 4.73 stars
This makes a huge meal-sized tray of nachos with lots of good stuff! You can adjust ingredient quantities to suit your preference. Serve with extra chips if required. Great for game day.
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Crispy Honey Sriracha Chicken Wings

Rating: 4.72 stars
The honey-sriracha glaze is quite delicious and incredibly simple, but merely an afterthought here. The real star of the show is the strange, but effective, technique of coating the wings with a baking powder-laced spice rub before baking. Through the magic of chemical reactions, the surface of the chicken becomes bone-dry, and eventually crisps up to something very similar to what would come out of a deep fryer.

Spinach Roll-Ups

Rating: 4.33 stars
I got this recipe from a co-worker after having them at a baby shower. They are absolutely wonderful, even if you're like me and NOT fond of spinach. They are so easy to make.

No Bake Granola Bars

Rating: 4.77 stars
Great quick and easy granola bar recipe that kids can make. Perfect to throw in lunches or in your purse for travel. You can also add 1/4 cup wheat germ without changing the consistency. Change up the dried fruit, nuts, and chocolate for different flavors. I generally keep the bars in the refrigerator until I am ready to eat them, but these keep well to take to work or school.

Bacon Wrapped Smokies

Rating: 4.79 stars
Time consuming but it is well worth it! The brown sugar and bacon grease combine beautifully and give such a great taste.

Buffalo Cauliflower

Rating: 4.27 stars
This is a great substitution for buffalo wings! Can be made gluten-free, vegan, or vegetarian. Make sure to coat your cookie sheet well with oil or they will stick. Husband and kids give this two thumbs up! Dip this in ranch or blue cheese for even more added flavor, but it doesn't need it.

Inspiration and Ideas

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Zippy Tuna

Rating: 4.56 stars

Great as a snack on crackers, especially butter crackers. This tuna has a little kick.