Quick and Easy Appetizers
Whether your party is last-minute or planned or weeks, quick and easy appetizers make life so much easier. Hot or cold, Mexican, Italian, for Christmas or Thanksgiving, these quick and easy appetizer recipes will get you ready for guests with less stress.
An easy appetizer in 30 minutes. Simply slice refrigerated polenta, top with shredded cheese, and add whatever toppings you like.
Cambozola cheese combines the melting qualities of Camembert with the strong flavor of Gorgonzola. Watch the cheese carefully when making this appetizer recipe. Once heated, it quickly begins to melt.
Gouda (HOW-dah) is a semi-firm Dutch cheese with a mild flavor. It's the cornerstone of this easy appetizer or snack. Serve with crackers or vegetables.
Take the flavors of your favorite summer sandwich and flip them into this fresh stuffed tomato recipe. Prefer regular bacon strips? Feel free to swap them for the Canadian variety.
For lunch or light dinner, serve these cheese, pepperoni, and olive quesadillas with soup or salad.
These cheese and fruit triangles would make an indulgent breakfast or luscious dessert.
The sandwich filling that originated in New Orleans transforms itself into a tasty spread perfect for a quick, no-fuss snack and starter.
Creamy brie gets melty and even more decadent when you bake it for just five minutes.
Scoop up rich, cheesy bites of this sour cream dip with breadsticks.
Brown rice flour and cornstarch achieve the same amount of crisp as traditional wheat-based breadings.
This Sicilian dish features sauteed eggplant, sweet pepper, onion, and celery spiked with vinegar and tomatoes. Serve on toasted Italian bread for a delicious snack or appetizer.
Brighten up your next party by serving goat cheese-topped vegetable chips as an easy, no-bake hors d'oeuvres.