Meat Appetizers

Satisfy the hungry masses with robust meat appetizers. From bacon-cream cheese spirals to herbed pork crostini, these easy meat appetizers fulfill any craving.

Coffee-Marinated Beef Skewers with Aioli

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Crimson-Glazed Ham Balls and Smokies

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Cocktail meatballs and weenies are made special for party serving with this recipe that has a zesty spark of cranberry in the sauce. Make and serve the appetizers in a slow cooker.

Sandwich Salad Sampler

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Put out a variety of fresh, flavorful ingredients so guests can assemble their own salad or open-face sandwich.

Pastrami Pizza Bites

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This hearty appetizer pizza recipe is loaded with spicy pastrami, ripe olives, and mozzarella cheese.

Greek Lamb and Cheese Strudel

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With the make-ahead directions, you can prepare the phyllo rolls up to 3 months before the party, then bake them just before your guests arrive.

Chili Chicken Appeteasers

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These quick and easy Thai flavored chicken appetizers are surprisingly low in calories.

Total: 15 mins

Layered Picnic Pate

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Made with ground veal and beef, this elegant appetizer is great for cocktail parties as well as picnics. When the pate is sliced, each piece should show the layers of vegetables and egg.

Spicy Mustard Stir-Fry Bites

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Make the filling for these mini chicken or beef fajita appetizers in the slow cooker, then assemble at party time.

Country Ham Sandwiches

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These little ham and chicken sandwiches make a hearty appetizer for a wedding shower or other celebrations.

Mustard-Glazed Pork Skewers

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The fruity chutney combines savory and sweet flavors that especially compliment pork.

Beef and Blue Bites

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Total: 10 mins

Curry Phyllo Triangles

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A savory lamb and potato filling makes these crispy appetizers irresistible. If you like, substitute ground beef for the lamb.

Mustard-Glazed Pork Skewers with Apple-Apricot Chutney

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When the oven is occupied with other appetizers, take advantage of the grill to cook these pork loin kabobs.

Empanaditas

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These Mexican turnovers are beloved treats. Traditionally, they were made at Christmas and filled with dried fruits preserved from the fall harvest.

Bacon-Apple Mini Empanadas

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Bacon lovers, check out your next must-try dish! These mini empanadas are a sweet and savory appetizer ideal for any occasion.

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