From smooth and creamy hummus to crisp cool salads, here’s 20 fun and easy appetizer recipes perfect for parties, barbecues and picnics. Choose one to start a meal or choose many to make up a meal. Enjoy!
Fresh and Colorful Appetizer Recipes
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Try our simple and creamy roasted red pepper hummus recipe with sweet red bell peppers, canned chickpeas, garlic and tahini.
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Easy Guacamole — Guacamole recipe secrets and a simple recipe with avocados, lime juice, diced tomato and cilantro.
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Try our simple hummus recipe with canned chickpeas, garlic, tahini and olive oil. Plus, the secret to better than store-bought smooth hummus.
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An easy and fast bacon wrapped shrimp recipe with a spicy maple glaze made with sriracha and maple syrup. Plus, the secret to perfect and crispy bacon wrapped shrimp.
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Make these bacon-wrapped, cheese stuffed jalapeno poppers in the oven or on the grill in less than 30 minutes.
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Wonton shells are baked in the oven then are filled with a few arugula leaves and sour cream and topped with a chili lime baked shrimp.
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A spiced up and easy ground beef recipe with cumin, coriander and spicy cayenne pepper that’s added to a big bowl of creamy hummus.
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Honey, Sriracha, cumin and cinnamon come together as a marinade for beef skewers.
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Bacon tops avocado, tomatoes and a zesty mayonnaise for the perfect crostini.
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A full flavored salsa verde recipe that achieves lots of flavor from roasting tomatillos, jalapeno, garlic and serrano pepper.
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Simple homemade balsamic vinaigrette recipe. Plus, two extra recipes for making creamy dressing and strawberry balsamic dressing.
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Thick and creamy tzatziki yogurt dip with fresh cucumber, lemon, dill and feta cheese. Serve with veggies, pita chips, grilled meats and even on sandwiches.
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A chickpea salad recipe with bright lemon, fresh dill, crisp cucumber and sweet tomatoes that’s easy to make and can be made in advance.
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You’ll love this easy baked chicken wings recipe with just three ingredients! Sweet chili sauce, chili paste and soy.
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Serve these lightly roasted tomatoes with olives, ricotta cheese and fresh mint family style with lots of bread.
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Easy fruit dip recipe! It’s so easy to make this ultra creamy fruit dip recipe with fresh orange. Perfect with fruit and great with cookies.
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Simple pinwheel recipe. A puff pastry pinwheel recipe with garlic-herb cheese spread, roasted red peppers and parmesan cheese is perfect for parties.
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A fun and easy buffalo chicken pizza with shredded cooked chicken tossed in buffalo wing sauce and cheddar cheese.
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Three cheeses, artichokes and fresh spinach makes this warm spinach artichoke dip recipe extra creamy and perfect served alongside pita wedges, vegetables or bread.
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This basil-scented and baked cheese dip is very easy to make and is the perfect appetizer to serve friends.
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