Quick and Easy Hors D'oeuvres

Whether your party is last-minute or planned for weeks, quick and easy hors d'oeuvres will make your appetizer course (and life!) so much easier. Hot or cold, passed or on a buffet table, for Christmas or Thanksgiving, these quick and easy hors d'oeuvre recipes will have your appetizer tray ready for guests with less stress.

See Popular Quick and Easy Hors D'oeuvres Recipes

Beef and Blue Bites

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 10 mins

Mediterranean Treat

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 10 mins

Smashing Bean Dip

Better Homes and Gardens

Beans are the base for this cheap easy appetizer livened up with garlic and curry powder. Use squash slices for dipping.

Deli Bites

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 10 mins

Caramelized Onion and Apple Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

Imperfection is key when shaping flatbread pizza dough. Finish by topping the pizza with ham, apples, cheese and caramelized onion for an easy entertaining favorite.

Celebration Cheese Platter

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 35 mins

Smoky Pecans

Fitness

Bacon-Filled Medjool Dates

Better Homes and Gardens

Sweet dates, crunchy almonds, creamy cheese and salty bacon combine in these flavor-packed appetizers.

Cabbage Pancakes with Bacon and Spicy Dipping Sauce

Fitness

For a lower carb spin on potato pancakes, try this slightly spicy cabbage and carrot recipe.

Smoked Salmon Stacks

Better Homes and Gardens

The piquant flavor of capers perfectly accents the salmon for these colorful appetizers.

Gorgonzola-Thyme-Stuffed Olives

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 25 mins

Puff Pastry-Wrapped Mini Hot Dogs

Better Homes and Gardens

These little appetizers are the grown-up version of pigs in a blanket. They take less than an hour including bake time sprinkle grated Parmesan cheese or finely shredded Gruyere cheese on top for a warm, cheesy appetizer or snack.

Calzone Pinwheel Rolls

Better Homes and Gardens

Easy to make with hot roll mix, these pepperoni-and-cheese-filled spirals are rolled and sliced, then baked in a round pan.

Cheesy Snack Mix

Midwest Living

The secret ingredient for this cheesy, crunchy snack mix is Italian salad dressing. Make it up to three days ahead for a new tailgating favorite.

Greek-Style Quesadillas

Better Homes and Gardens

When it's snack time, try this quick-and-easy tortilla sandwich recipe with roasted chicken, feta cheese, tomatoes, and vegetables drizzled with a Greek vinaigrette dressing.

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