Party Appetizers

Keep the party appetizers coming to set the tone for warm and memorable gatherings. From birthdays to holidays to Chinese New Year, these easy party appetizers will wow your guests.

Crunchy Munchies

Better Homes and Gardens

A savory seasoning tops nuts, dried fruit and chow mein noodles for a snack mix that's great for parties.

Two-Way Maple Peanut Mix

Better Homes and Gardens

Spicy food fans will like the red pepper version of this snack mix. Others will like the plain version.

Smoked Cheese Squares

Better Homes and Gardens

A sweet onion topping makes a pretty presentation on these savory appetizers.

Lemon-Zested Snacker Mix

Midwest Living

This slow cooker snack mix is easy to prep and serve, making it an ideal component for a stress-free party.

Marinated Feta Cheese and Olives

Better Homes and Gardens

This salty Mediterranean-style appetizer bowl pairs well with crackers or crusty bread.

Savory Feta Cheesecake

Better Homes and Gardens

This savory make-ahead appetizer recipe, ideal to tote to potlucks or housewarmings, holds up well for traveling.

Antipasto with Toasted Pita Crisps

Better Homes and Gardens

Perfect for warm-weather entertaining, this colorful fruit and veggie appetizer platter makes for refreshing nibbling.

Total: 10 mins

Black Bean Cakes

Better Homes and Gardens

Tired of sweet and yearning for heat? These Tex-Mex patties, topped with sour cream and chopped chile peppers are a familiar retreat from the sweets.

Toasted Stars with Onion-Grape Marmalade

Better Homes and Gardens

Simple, but stunning. Star shapes are cut from bread, drizzled with butter, and baked until toasty to serve as a base for homemade marmalade. Serve as an appetizer at Christmas or float the stars on soup.

Herbed Feta Spread

Better Homes and Gardens

This seasoned pairing of a mild and a strong cheese is ready to enjoy in 10 minutes. Serve as an appetizer with dippers or spread on dinner rolls.

Total: 10 mins

Layered Pesto and Goat Cheese Spread

Better Homes and Gardens

Colorful vegetables, aromatic herbs, and outstanding cheeses make up the green, white, and red layers of this make-ahead party spread. Serve on crisp, toasted slices of Italian bread.

Stuffed Baby Vegetables

Better Homes and Gardens

Creamy cheese provides a pleasant contrast to the crunch of the fresh vegetables in these appetizers.

Total: 1 hr

Filled-Up Phyllo Logs

Better Homes and Gardens

You can choose your filling for these thin, crispy appetizers.

Baked Brie with Fruit

Midwest Living

Prepare this simple appetizer in just 15 minutes, then grill a few minutes more. Serve with a variety of fresh fruits.

Shrimp and Cheese Crisps

Better Homes and Gardens

Bake the puff pastry and mix up the tapenade ahead of your party. Then assemble and bake the pastries as guests arrive.

Marmalade Topped Brie

Better Homes and Gardens

This elegant appetizer recipe is so easy to make. It's ready to serve in ony 10 minutes!

Tapenade Filled Palmiers

Better Homes and Gardens

Tapenade is a thick seasoned spread made from ripe olives. It's all that's needed to fill the pastry in these curlicue appetizers.

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