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Sweet and Spicy Pecans

Sweet and Spicy Pecans

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"In this recipe, pecans are sweetened by soaking them in a simple syrup and then coated with sugar, chili powder, and cayenne pepper before being roasted for a delicious sweet and spicy snack or salad topping." — by Teressa 
Sherried Orange Walnuts

Sherried Orange Walnuts

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"A scrumptious concoction of candied walnuts, incorporating cream sherry, orange zest, and brown sugar. These freeze well." — by Kathy 
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 
Reindeer Food

Reindeer Food

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"Give the gift of reindeer food, also known as 'Christmas Crack' in some circles, which is a festive white chocolate bark loaded with crunchy goodies." — by inkmistress 
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 
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 
Ameilia's Italian Stuffed Olives

Ameilia's Italian Stuffed Olives

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"An Italian side dish of colossal green olives stuffed with seasoned pork and chicken, then rolled in bread crumbs and deep fried. An Italian Christmas tradition that you won't find on many restaurant menus as it is a labor of love, but well worth the effort!" — by DAISYDOODLE1 
Franks in Peanut Butter and Chutney

Franks in Peanut Butter and Chutney

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"The sauce can be used with any frank or wiener. Using cocktail wieners would be more elegant than cut-up franks. You will need toothpicks for this recipe. The flavor improves upon reheating." — by Marc Boyer 
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 
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 
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 
Special Day Crab Mold

Special Day Crab Mold

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"Stir up a festive mixture of crab, cream cheese, and savory flavorings, then chill in a seasonal mold for a holiday appetizer to serve with crackers or rye bread." — by Klantz 
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 
Confetti White Puppy Chow

Confetti White Puppy Chow

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"A new twist on puppy chow includes white cake mix with sprinkles and vanilla almond bark for a festive, confetti white puppy chow." — by karen 
Pretzel Salad I

Pretzel Salad I

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"A quick and easy party treat! Pretzels coated in peanut oil and dry salad dressing mix. Use any flavor salad dressing." — by Alyssa 
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 
Caliente Christmas Salsa

Caliente Christmas Salsa

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"This colorful salsa is delicious and spicy salsa and, when bottled, makes a nice gift! " — by kherder330 
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 
Simple and Delicious Cheese Fondue

Simple and Delicious Cheese Fondue

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"Emmentaler and Gruyere cheeses combine with white wine, nutmeg, and garlic for a simple and delicious fondue for dipping French bread and boiled red potatoes." — by Lisawas 
 
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