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33 Appetizer Party Recipes and Easy Dessert Recipes


Updated January 25, 2017
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33 Appetizer Party Recipes and Easy Dessert Recipes

Let's party! With the vast array of game days, tailgates, holidays, and other fun get-togethers on the horizon, what better excuse do you need to whip up a bunch of fun, party-pleasing appetizer recipes? This collection of 33 Appetizer Party Recipes and Easy Dessert Recipes has loads of ideas that will help you plan the most delicious and flawless spread of food for your next big bash.
Appetizer party recipes come in many different forms. From cold snacks to hot eats and delicious sweet treats. So whether you're looking for easy hot appetizer recipes, super simple cold appetizers, or fun and bite-sized dessert recipes, you'll find everything you need in this convenient collection of party foods. We're sure that no matter what combination of easy appetizers and desserts you choose to make, you and your guests will be more than satisfied. Leave the hassle behind and start accepting those inevitable compliments already! 

Easy Hot Appetizers

Mozzarella Pepperoni Croissants

No party, game day, or holiday gathering would be complete without some hot and tasty appetizers. From hot, cheesy dips, to crunchy potato skins, appetizer party recipes like these are a must. This collection is loaded with our favorite hot appetizers like cheese fries, loaded nachos, and hot wings. They just never get old! We've also included delicious recipes for crispy baked zucchini rounds, pull apart cheesy onion bread, and chicken enchilada dip. Hungry yet? That's the idea, now get to it!

Easy Cold Appetizers

How to Make Guacamole

Easy, cold appetizers are good all year round, and they never get old. They're also some of the easiest and cheapest appetizer party recipes you'll find. Are you hummus or guacamole fan? Perhaps shareable deli salads are your thing. You'll never go wrong with a cheese spread or cold snack tray, and who can get enough of those delicious tortilla pinwheel snacks?! Find all of these and more in this list of easy, cold appetizers.

Easy Take Along Dessert Recipes

No Bake Chocolate Strawberry Icebox Cake

There are so many awesome dessert recipes that are perfect to bring along to a party or serve up at your own home. But you know which dessert recipes are always good? No bake desserts! They are the easiest, quickest and often cheapest dessert recipes! Find some great options below, as well as easy dessert recipes for shareable and bite-sized items that are not only easily transportable, but great for feeding crowds!

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These all look so good! I'm getting hungry just reading about them. I will definitely be trying these the next time I have company over.

This is quite possibly the best page for party snack ideas. I really like that there are a lot of meaty options and even some zucchini parmesan chips, too. Fantastic!

There is nothing like the feeling of running through jalapenos in the food processor. This recipe looks like it would be worth the pain of it. I usually have a day with a big meal and the next are appetizers. This even looks festive. Adding this to my list for Christmas Day.

These snacks are perfect for New Year's day when you have lots of left overs, you are tired of eating heavy meals and of cooking and you want to sit back and relax....finally. We always have a family/friend get-together on New Year's day as each one of us has different plans on Old Year's Eve and go our separate ways. So this is where I am sourcing my ideas for that day!

Love your site. I do wish it had more pictures. Please add some type of logo that will pin your recipe on It is great advertising and we can use the recipes better. Please consider. Thank you.


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