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Easy Holiday Appetizer Idea

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A simple and satisfying appetizer you can make in minutes! The holidays are here and we all know that Holidays=Parties. And what’s a MUST-HAVE at parties? Appetizers! But let’s face it, some of those beautiful bitesyou see on Pinterest (<—are you following me?)are time-consuming, and the ingredients can get expensive. You need atrusted standbyappetizer that issimple, easy, and satisfying-such as, for example, the good old ch…

Thai Chicken Salad Appetizer w/ vegetarian option (Pillsbury)

Super yummy Thai Chicken Appetizer

A simple appetizer that will impress your guests!  It’s Finger Food Friday! I was super excited to give this appetizer a try.   Thai food is a love of mine.   The Thai Chicken Salad Appetizer recipe was simple to make and tasted great. The only complaint I had was about the pie crust it sits on.   On taste only, the pie crust was AMAZING. But it wasn’t very sturdy.   So with one bite into the appetizer, the pasty fell apart, leaving…

Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs

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…you want to know what I love most about this recipe?  These Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs can be served as an appetizer or a main meal! Serve with cute mini forks = appetizer Serve over rice or noodles = main dish Isn’t that great! So keep a bag of frozen meatballs on hand for those nights when you don’t know what to have for dinner, OR need a crowd pleasing appetizer. Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs Ingredients: 1/4 cup brown sugar…

The Perfect Fall Cheese Ball

All your guest are gonna love this one!

…Fall mode. I LOVE Fall, LOVE Halloween and LOVE Thanksgiving. So, I couldn’t wait to share this fun Fall Appetizer with you! We are huge fans of cheese balls, so I knew this recipe would go over well in my household. I was right.. young and old devoured this cheese ball. Best of all, it was soooooo EASY to make. Make sure to add this simple appetizer recipe to your Fall Party list! The Perfect Fall Cheese Ball Ingredients 16oz cream cheese…

Stuffed Baguette

Super easy appetizer all your guest will love!

Do you want a gourmet appetizer that only requires  basic kitchen skills?   You are in the RIGHT place! Baguettes stuffed with cheesy awesomeness…. need I say more! I found the inspiration for this one on Baking Obsession. This appetizer is a fun one, because you can make it to your liking. The base is cream cheese and a little goat cheese. From there you are able to add in any of your favorites. I did salami, olives, roasted red peppers a…

Pumpkin Alfredo with Cheese Tortellini

A fun twist on alfredo sauce.

…n cheese – salt and pepper to taste – optional fresh parsley for topping. 1. Cook tortellini as the label directions. Reserve 1/4 cup of cooking water, then drain pasta. Set aside. Meanwhile, heat butter in a skillet and add shallots. Cook until soft, about 2-3 minutes. 2. Add pumpkin and nutmeg and cook for 1 more minute. 3. Stir in cream and bring to a low boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring often, until thick, about 5-7 m…

Cream Puffs

How to make Cream Puffs

…whipped cream. If not, keep mixing until it looks like the picture. Set aside. 8. Prepare pudding according to label directions but use only 1 ¼ cups milk. 9. Fold in whipped whipping cream and almond extract. 10. Mix by hand until mixed completely. . 11. After pastry puffs have cooled, and you are ready to used,  cut in half and spoon in cream puff filling. Serve right away, or place in fridge or freezer for later use. (small pastry shown here)…

Slow-Cooker Jalapeno Popper Chicken Sandwiches

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I know, I know…it sounds too good to be true! What’s you favorite appetizer? Mine would have to be jalapeno poppers.  I love how one food can be crunchy, creamy and a tad bit spicy all in one bite. Wouldn’t it be fun to have jalapeno poppers not just as an appetizer, but for a main dinner dish?  Well, now you can. I created these Slow-Cooker Jalapeno Popper Chicken Sandwiches  for Betty Crocker that  have combined my love for p…

Pub Style Beer Cheese Dip

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…cups). 3. Cover and refrigerate for at least an hour. Served with pretzels, crackers or some veggies! Need more appetizer ideas? Do you love Family Fresh Meals? Never miss out on FUN new meals or easy lunchbox ideas for thefamily andSIGN UPto have my posts sent right to your inbox! It’s EASY PEASY! JustCLICK HEREand enter your email! XO Corey, Darryl, Big D & Little D Pub Style Beer Cheese Dip Author: Corey Valley Prep time: 5 mins Cook time:…

Crockpot Honey Garlic Polish Sausage

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…ver sliced Polish sausage, and let the crockpot  do the rest. And just like the others, this can be a delicious appetizer, or you can serve it up over rice or noodles for a main course. Plus, this time around, I’ve even managed to come up with a vegetarian-friendly version to keep all the herbivores (like my husband) happy. Just sub in these Tofurky meatless sausages for the regular ones. Okay, I’ll admit they don’t taste exactl…

Guest Chef Scott: Bean Dip

You're gonna love this dip!

 Do you want a simple appetizer that will make EVERYONE at the party happy? Look no more!     Please give a warm welcome to a dear friend of mine, Chef Scott and his famous Bean Dip. Scott and I met in middle school and soon realized our mutual love of tennis. Our tennis careers followed us all the way through high school. He will never admit it, but I am a MUCH better tennis player (HELLO! I was MVP 2 years in a row…. beat that Scott!) We…

Roasted Pepper Pasta Salad

…e garlic flavor)   1. Preheat the broiler. Bring a pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pasta and cook as the label directs. Drain and rinse under colder water to stop the cooking. Shake off excess water.     2. Meanwhile, place the bell peppers cut-side down on a foil-lined broiler pan, and garlic cloves to the sides and broil until charred, 7-8 minutes. 3. Transfer peppers to a bowl , cover and set aside for about 5 mins.     4. Heat a dry sk…

Holiday Ranch Cheese Ball

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…that’s what! So, as you all know, I’m a major fan of cheese balls. They’re the perfect party appetizer: easy to make, easy to serve, and always a crowd-pleaser for young and old alike. Best of all, the basic cheese ball is an incredibly versatile recipe with infinite variations. You can try different kinds of cheese in the base, switch up the seasonings, add a myriad of different toppings…it’s almost impossible to g…

Fun Halloween Food Spider Egg Donuts

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…children baby spiders…but it sure does look like it! You can use this fun Halloween Food idea for a sweet appetizer at a party, or a frightful breakfast your kids will love. And talk about easy! All you are going to need are some powdered donut holes, plastic spiders and a fun little sign. For a party, I would get two containers full and pile them up on a plate. For breakfast, just throw a couple on a plate for each person and serve with a…

Slow Cooker White Pizza Dip

Slow Cooker Cheesy White Pizza Dip - FamilyFreshMeals.com - This easy, cheesy Slow Cooker White Pizza Dip is so incredibly simple to make. You literally throw everything into the slow cooker and go. A few hours later, you have an appetizer ready and waiting. Talk about easy entertaining!

…ll of backyard barbecues this year. With all these fun gathers going on, I like to have a couple quick and easy appetizers ready to rock. This easy, cheesy Slow Cooker White Pizza Dip is so incredibly simple to make. You literally throw everything into the slow cooker and go. A few hours later, you have an appetizer ready and waiting. Talk about easy entertaining! So go head over to Betty Crocker to check out this Slow Cooker White Pizza Dip reci…

Buffalo Tater Tot Bites

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…super easy to make.  The combo of sweet heat, tangy cheese and cool crunchy celery makes this an unforgettable appetizer. Some people are not a huge fan of blue cheese. Feel free to substitute with a milder cheese or just serve the tots alone.   Buffalo Tater Tot Bites Ingredients (serves 10-12) 5 TB butter 2 TB Frank’s Red Hot sauce 2 TB honey  1 (16 oz) bag frozen tater tots 1 inch pieces of celery ( about 2 large stalks) 3-4oz  of blue…

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

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…t. Because we’re always having last minute summer gatherings, I like to be prepared with a quick and easy appetizer. Appetizers, especially dips are by far my favorite type of food. I could easily make meals out of just appetizers, and I feel like summer affords me the opportunity to do so!   Believe it or not, with just a few pantry staples, you can have a batch of amazing Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip thrown together in no time. This crowd…

Copycat Outback Blooming Sauce

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…E! Ever had the blooming onion at Outback Steakhouse? I know Outback isn’t the only place that makes this appetizer, but their version is famous. It’s like a cross between an onion ring and a full-blown petunia. They turn one onion into this giant blossom that fills a whole plate. Each section of tender onion coated in crisp, fried batter sticks out from the center, ready to be pulled free. And in the middle, there’s this cup of…

Crab Rangoon Dip with Wonton Chips

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…ispy, creamy crab rangoons.   Am I right?!  Now you can have the delicious flavor of your favorite Chinese food appetizer in a fun dip form! And because I think one of the best parts of the crab rangoon is the crunchy shell, we must make wonton chips as well! Don’t worry, it sounds crazy difficult to make, but trust me, it’s super easy!  Crab Rangoon Dip with Wonton Chips Ingredients: DIP: 2 (6-ounce) cans lump crab meat, drained and…

25 Father’s Day Favorites

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…wn the aisle. So show Dad some love this Father’s Day with a feast of his favorite foods. Start off with a nice appetizer like a beer dip or meatballs…then move on to a juicy steak or some ribs…and top it all off with a cake to make the occasion special. For all you do, Dad…thank you. Here are 25 Father’s Day Favorites for you to share! Cheesy Hot Wing Dip || Family Fresh Meals Tater Tot Nachos || Family Fresh Meals Loaded…