25 appetizer recipes for your holiday party
Start planning your holiday party now with our list of 25 awesome appetizer recipes. From savoury and sweet to warm and crispy, there's something for every taste. These mouthwatering little bites will have your guests coming back for more - and more!
1 Crispy bacon wrapped stuffed dates
This classic Spanish appetizer is sweet, smoky, salty and best served warm.
2 Traditional Swiss raclette
A delicious Swiss dish, raclette can also be served as an appetizer.
3 Piccolo Caprese picks
This fresh and delicious Italian salad goes mini on a pick!
4 Sweet roasted pepper tartlets
Spicy eggplant and sweet peppers combine with creamy ricotta to make an awesome appetizer.
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Fire up the grill for these simply scrumptious shrimp skewers.
6 Seafood crostini
This seafood appetizer recipe is easy to assemble in a pinch .
7 Fresh crab and avocado dip with crispy tortillas
This appetizer recipe is simple yet elegant and makes an easy appetizer when you're serving unexpected guests.
8 Crostini with gulf shrimp jalapeno and lime
These sweet-tasting Gulf shrimp are cooked to perfection in a citrus-and-spice-infused bath.
9 Shrimp skewers with herb sauce
A zesty herb marinade makes this appetizer a delicious addition to your menu.
10 Shrimp with sweet and sour sauce
The gentle balance of sweet and sour in this dish will keep your guests dipping .
11 Cajun crab cakes
A mild and delicious hint of heat is what makes these crunchy crab cakes delish.
12 Step-by-step sushi
Break the ice at your next party - get your guests rolling their own sushi!
13 Smoked salmon pizza with marinated onion
Substitute hot smoked salmon or trout for smoked salmon in this easy appetizer recipe.
14 Cheddar prosciutto spirals
This appetizer recipe is an easy update to a classic ham and cheese pairing.
15 Teriyaki green onion chicken skewers
Use your favourite teriyaki marinade for this simple appetizer.
16 Orange ginger wings
These Asian-inspired sweet and sour wings are perfect for a casual get together.
17 Curried chicken salad cups
Phyllo pastry gives these appetizers the perfect crunch against the soft and delicious filling.
18 Mini quiches Lorraine
These adorable little quiches are delicious and easy to make.
19 Three easy, elegant appetizer recipes
Three wonderfully easy and elegant appetizers you can put together in a pinch!
20 Asparagus frittata bites
This yummy appetizer recipe can be assembled in under 5 minutes.
21 Pistachio and chive goat cheese on puff pastry wafers
For this appetizer recipe, the fresher the ingredients, the more delicious the outcome.
22 Curry vegetable triangles
These samosa-inspired appetizers are spicy and sweetened with mango chutney.
23 Spinach and red pepper pinwheels
This delicious cold appetizer recipe will satisfy vegetarians and meat-eaters alike.
24 Olive, pepper and asiago pinwheels
Use frozen puff pastry to make these yummy appetizers for unexpected guests.
25 Spinach, ricotta and dill pies
These delicious pies can be made ahead and frozen for easy entertaining later.
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