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    Elegant Appetizers

    Elegant Appetizers

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    Sharp Cheddar Cheese Crackers | Joy the Baker

    Sharp Cheddar Cheese Crackers

    Every tapas bar in Spain seems to serve these crisp potatoes. In this twist, fingerlings are used because they become especially creamy when fried.

    Fingerling Papas Bravas with Smoky Aioli

    Lamb meatballs with mint make standout tapas or hors d’oeuvres. Simmered in a rich tomato puree, they're robustly flavored with a light and delicate texture.

    Lamb Meatballs with Mint

    Why buy crackers when they're so easy to make at home? These shortbread crackers use fresh herbs and cheese. A perfect party appetizer.

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    Green Dip With Spooky Chips |

    Green Dip With Spooky Chips Recipe |

    These no-cook canapés are a wonderful match with a glass of Prosecco, a sparkling white wine similar to champagne. (Looking for some low-cost bubbly to serve at your fete? Try our top five picks!) Recipe: Bagel Chips with Ricotta, Chive Puree, and Prosciutto -

    Bagel Chips with Ricotta, Chive Puree and Prosciutto Recipe

    This recipe is based on the Arabic lamejun, a thin piece of dough topped with minced meat, then baked. Here Grace Parisi flavors ground lamb with cumin, mint and pine nuts.  Recipe Tips from F&W Editors

    Lamb Pizzettes Recipe

    Rosemary Wreath with Olives. Perfect for a holiday party! | #christmas #xmas #holiday #food #christmasdinner #holidayfood

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    Spicy Ahi Tuna Cucumber Avocado Appetizers with Pickled Ginger - I made these for our holiday cocktail party and they were the biggest hit of the night!

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    Goat Cheese & Bacon Pops | Perfect as a lil appetizer or for passing around at a cocktail party

    Bacon Pops! Goat Cheese Pops with Herbs, Pecans, & Bacon

    Hot Kale and Bacon dip makes for a fun spin on a traditional classic appetizer! Whip this up for your next game day party and enjoy

    Hot Kale and Bacon Dip - What's Gaby Cooking

    Don't be shy about letting your onions get some char.

    Charred Onion Dip Recipe - Bon Appétit

    potato nests with sour cream and smoked salmon. appetizers. finger food. party food. entertaining. holiday menus.

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    Herbed cream cheese and cucumber bites.

    alisaburke: herbed cream cheese

    12 Puff Pastry Recipes - perfect for parties

    Frozen Puff Pastry: Recipes and Tips |

    Cream Cheese Jalapeno Wonton - I'm thinking you could do green chiles with a little cumin and maybe even some manchego cheese in these. Bonus points for being make ahead.

    Baked Cream Cheese Jalapeño Wontons | Veggie and the Beast

    Butternut Squash and Sage Wontons - fun way to serve fall squash.

    Butternut-Squash-and-Sage Wontons

    July 4th Antipasto Skewers

    Easy 4th of July Appetizer

    Tapas on a Stick - a fun way to make nibbles easier to manage with one hand.

    Tapas on a Stick - Three Many Cooks

    CHEVRE DEVILS - dates stuffed with goat cheese and topped with candied pecans. I bet if you wrapped them in bacon they'd be fantastic.

    Chevre Devils recipe on

    Walnut Manchego Puffs

    Walnut Manchego Puffs

    Gruyère and Cider Fondue - great for a fall party Gruyère and Cider Fondue Recipe at

    Gruyère and Cider Fondue Recipe |

    Gruyere and Thyme Cheese Ball

    Gruyère and Thyme Cheese Ball - Bon Appétit

    To get ahead, make these appetizers through Step 2 and freeze up to 1 month. Go straight to the oven from freezer; simply add 5 to 10 minutes to the bake time.Use our Easy Apple Butter for the best flavor and texture. In a pinch, store-bought apple butter that has been boiled for 5 minutes (to thicken) may be substituted.

    Apple Butter-and-Cheddar Puffs |

    Goat Cheese and Rosemary Mini Popovers - I bet these would be fantastic with a glass of bubbles.

    goat cheese and rosemary mini popovers