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Sweet Potato Balls

Sweet Potato Balls

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"This is a must at our house on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Darlene Marcks 
Sweet, Salty, Spicy Party Nuts

Sweet, Salty, Spicy Party Nuts

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"Mix walnuts, pecans, almonds, and cashews with a sweet and salty spice mixture before roasting them to crunchy perfection." — by Chef John 
Tailgating Spicy Taco Cheese Ball

Tailgating Spicy Taco Cheese Ball

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"These spicy cheese balls are so easy to make and perfect for your next football party! Serve with tortilla chips or your favorite buttery crackers for a knock-your-socks-off snack." — by mis7up 
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 
Texas Christmas Pickles

Texas Christmas Pickles

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"These spicy/sweet pickles are a Texas tradition. My mother and I have made these delectable pickles for Christmas every year since I was young. We separate each batch into smaller jars and give them as gifts to friends and family. I would hate to think what would happen if we skipped a year!!" — by KIKI810 
The Best Sweet and Sour Pork Meatballs

The Best Sweet and Sour Pork Meatballs

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"Water chestnuts and green onions give an Asian twist to our family's sweet and sour meatballs. This recipe has been a closely guarded family secret for over 20 years, we make them every Christmas and they're always a hit. I've decided they're too good not to share." — by Maureen E. 
Toasted Party Mix

Toasted Party Mix

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"A version of the tasty cereal snack mix that can often be bought in stores. It's great for a snack or a party!" — by PATSYSH 
Traditional Christmas Cheese Ball

Traditional Christmas Cheese Ball

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"A beloved holiday ritual for this cook, cream cheese blended with savory seasonings such as onion, smoked beef, Worcestershire sauce, and chopped green olives makes a tasty walnut covered cheese ball. Serve with crisp Ritz crackers to complement the savory taste and creamy texture." — by Love2Cook87 
Turkey Cocktail Meatballs with Orange Cranberry Glaze

Turkey Cocktail Meatballs with Orange Cranberry Glaze

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"You can make these ahead and freeze them without the glaze, then the day of the party, defrost them and simply reheat in the sauce." — by Chef John 
Vegetable Dip

Vegetable Dip

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"Serve this tasty dip with fresh vegetables of your choice." — by Cindy Trahin 
Water Chestnut Wraparounds

Water Chestnut Wraparounds

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"Water chestnuts, bacon, and a sweet-and-savory soy marinade make up these easy hot appetizers." — by JJOHN32 
Water Chestnuts a la Bacon

Water Chestnuts a la Bacon

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"This is a yummy, quick appetizer that everyone is sure to love. It's easy to make. It has become a Christmas Eve tradition at our house." — by Rosie 
White Bean Dip with Pine Nuts

White Bean Dip with Pine Nuts

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"An easy Tuscan-style bean dip that's made in the food processor. " — by KellyCo 
White Chocolate Gorp

White Chocolate Gorp

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"This is a wonderful holiday mix with everyone's favorite things in it! It's perfect served in a large bowl for snacking at holiday parties! You can substitute or add any ingredients you think will be good!" — by LETSGGGO 
White Chocolate Party Mix

White Chocolate Party Mix

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"This is that old party standby that people just love to munch on." — by Althea2 
White Chocolate Snack Mix

White Chocolate Snack Mix

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"Here is a sweet snack mix that is delicious and colorful. Saltiness and sweetness is the best combination! Don't be afraid of trying other cereals, candy or nuts. Salted almonds, granola, or, butterscotch chips would be fine substitutes or additions." — by Sue 
 
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