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Olive Balls

Olive Balls

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"Stuffed Spanish olives are wrapped in a spiced cream cheese mixture and rolled in chopped nuts for an easy appetizer." — by HSHELTON25 
Tangy Cheese Ball

Tangy Cheese Ball

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"This tangy cheese ball is made with cream cheese, sharp Cheddar cheese, dill pickle juice and Italian-style salad dressing mix. It's rolled in chopped pecans and then chilled. Serve it with your favorite crackers." — by mistersax 
Cheese Log

Cheese Log

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"This is an easy recipe for a cream cheese and chopped beef log rolled in pecans." — by Wendy 
Artichoke, Mushroom and Parma Ham Tart

Artichoke, Mushroom and Parma Ham Tart

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"This dish can be served warm or at room temperature. Use as an appetizer if the turkey is taking longer to roast than you had envisioned, or as a side dish with the meal. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Blue Cheese and Walnut Wafers

Blue Cheese and Walnut Wafers

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"Cheesy, nutty, easy! A good make ahead for Christmas time. Keeps fresh for up to a week in a tin. Don't keep in a plastic bag tho'!" — by DECAR48 
Festive Cheese Dip 'Slaw'

Festive Cheese Dip 'Slaw'

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"Shredded Swiss cheese dip served in a hollowed out red cabbage looks just like cole slaw! The easy-to-make dip is flavored with green onions and mildly spicy peppers. Serve with crackers or chips." — by NKW 
Lindy's Bacon and Onion Cheese Spread

Lindy's Bacon and Onion Cheese Spread

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"This wonderful bacon, onion, and cheese spread is great for any occasion." — by Lindy Lessard 
Braunschweiger and Nut Ball

Braunschweiger and Nut Ball

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"My grandmother made this appetizer for family get togethers ever since I was a child, and I now make it every Christmas Eve for the family. It's very easy to make and even the kids like it. I have used chopped pecans, but the walnuts are my favorite. Serve with crackers." — by Anna Marie Thorne 
Fruit Dip

Fruit Dip

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"This is the best recipe to have around when there are people that may be dieting during the holidays, to make it lite just use reduced fat cream cheese." — by Cindy Carnes 
Cheddar Pecan Stuffed Mushrooms

Cheddar Pecan Stuffed Mushrooms

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"Mushroom caps are stuffed with a savory combination of pecans, Cheddar cheese, and green onions in this easy appetizer." — by Teressa 
Crab and Salmon Dip

Crab and Salmon Dip

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"Rich and slightly sweet, crab plays well with salty smoked salmon in a cream cheese dip." — by ingots 
Parmesan and Parsley Sausage Ball Appetizer

Parmesan and Parsley Sausage Ball Appetizer

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"Biscuit mix, pork sausage, Cheddar, Parmesan and parsley are mixed together to make these savory and crowd-pleasing sausage balls." — by Jessi 
Light  Pimento Cheese

Light Pimento Cheese

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"A quick and easy spread for finger sandwiches. It's light, too. It's great in stuffed celery or small finger sandwiches on white, sourdough or pumpernickel bread. I add a small, thin slice of stuffed olive in the center of sandwiches for a garnish." — by Mary Ann Carlile 
Pizza Rustica (A Sicilian Sausage and Proscuitto Pie)

Pizza Rustica (A Sicilian Sausage and Proscuitto Pie)

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"A traditional recipe for double-crust pies stuffed with cheese and sausage has been handed down from a real Italian grandmother. The recipe makes a great appetizer if served in small slices, or serve in larger portions with a salad for a meal. Recipe makes 2 double-crust pies." — by myjo 
Smoky Salmon Spread

Smoky Salmon Spread

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"A simple but savory spread is made with canned salmon, cream cheese, green onion, and just a little smoke flavoring. Roll it into a ball to make a nice presentation, if you want. Serve with crackers." — by SHUFFCOW 
Shrimp Cheese Ball

Shrimp Cheese Ball

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"This spicy, Cajun-inspired cheese ball is sure to be a crowd pleaser at your next holiday party." — by Debbie 
Brie Cheese Pizza

Brie Cheese Pizza

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"Layer Brie cheese and almonds on a pre-made pizza crust and bake for an impressive appetizer that takes just minutes to prepare." — by JERSIE 
Spicy Crab and Shrimp Dip

Spicy Crab and Shrimp Dip

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"Zesty Mexican-style cheese adds a bit of spiciness to this smooth shrimp and crab dip. It's a family favorite." — by AMY EWING 
Georgia's Famous Holiday Cheese Ball

Georgia's Famous Holiday Cheese Ball

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"A mushroom cheese ball rolled in festive green parsley makes an excellent addition to the holiday table." — by Laurie 
Cream Cheese Jalapeno Dip

Cream Cheese Jalapeno Dip

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"Jalapeno pepper and cilantro give cream cheese a festive color in this spicy dip perfect for holiday parties. Serve with warm tortilla chips." — by hawkika3 
 
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