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Almond Dip

Almond Dip

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"This festive pinecone-shaped cheese ball is always a hit! Cream cheese, crumbled bacon, green onions, and dill are topped with toasted almonds. Add a few pinenuts, too, if desired." — by Jo Ann Hill 
Amazing Shrimp Stuffed Mushrooms

Amazing Shrimp Stuffed Mushrooms

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"These shrimp-stuffed mushrooms are made ahead of time, chilled, then baked just before serving. " — by Kara Smith 
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 
Annie's Fruit Salsa and Cinnamon Chips

Annie's Fruit Salsa and Cinnamon Chips

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"This delicious salsa made with fresh kiwis, apples and berries is a sweet, succulent treat when served on homemade cinnamon tortilla chips. Enjoy it as a summer appetizer or an easy dessert." — by Ann Page 
Antipasto

Antipasto

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"This recipe makes a huge amount. I can it and give it away as Christmas gifts. We usually make this as a group project to cut down on prep time and cost. The ingredient amounts may be altered proportionally as needed." — by Karen 
Appetizer Sausage Balls in Blankets

Appetizer Sausage Balls in Blankets

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"Can be made up to a week ahead, frozen, and heated when needed. Great for holiday open house or buffet table. DON'T MAKE TOO LARGE." — by JJOHN32 
Artichoke Cheese Dip

Artichoke Cheese Dip

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"A wonderful, rich appetizer, that is extremely delicious with toasted French Bread." — by Sheri Mitchell 
Artichoke Dip

Artichoke Dip

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"This dip is good hot, cold, or room temperature. Serve it with tortilla chips or pita wedges and be sure to get your taste, because it doesn't last long at a party!" — by Juanita 
Artichoke Hearts Gratin

Artichoke Hearts Gratin

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"Artichoke hearts are topped with breadcrumbs and parmesan cheese and broiled, for a simple and satisfying appetizer." — by Chef John 
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. 
Bacon Chestnuts

Bacon Chestnuts

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"My Mum always made these tasty and easy to make appetizers on Christmas morning. We would snack on them while opening presents and it would make the wait for the big Christmas dinner much easier. You will need toothpicks for this recipe. " — by Robyn 
Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

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"Cream cheese flavored with Ranch dressing, bacon, Cheddar, and green onion is formed into a ball and rolled in chopped nuts. This cheese ball will be the hit of your next office party!" — by wifey110 
Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots

Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots

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"This is a simple appetizer that is great for breakfast or brunch we make them every year for Christmas morning brunch." — by jakeandbarb 
Bacon-Wrapped Pineapple Bites

Bacon-Wrapped Pineapple Bites

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"Sweet, salty and savory flavors perfectly complement each other when marinated pineapple chunks are wrapped with bacon and baked into crisp, juicy appetizers." — by Karen D. 
Baked Brie in Puff Pastry

Baked Brie in Puff Pastry

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"Almonds lend a pleasant crunch to this favorite hot-out-of-the-oven appetizer; ready-made puff pastry speeds up the process." — by Nancy Vejvoda 
Baked Chestnuts

Baked Chestnuts

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"Canned or jarred chestnuts are marinated in sweet and savory ingredients before being wrapped in bacon, rolled in brown sugar, and baked for a unique appetizer." — by Jenn 
Baked Cream Cheese Appetizer

Baked Cream Cheese Appetizer

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"Easy, yummy appetizer. Great for unexpected guests during the holidays. Serve with crackers and assorted apple slices." — by KEEPING3GIRLS 
Baked Walnuts

Baked Walnuts

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"These candy coated walnuts are easy to make when you need a quick snack or gift. Walnuts are coated in egg whites, sugar and butter, and baked." — by CONNIE263 
Best Spinach Dip Ever

Best Spinach Dip Ever

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"A flavorful spinach dip with water chestnuts fills a tasty bread bowl. The perfect recipe for entertaining." — by Shawna 
Blue Cheese and Pear Tartlets

Blue Cheese and Pear Tartlets

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"Tasty, hot appetizers that take little time to prepare but will impress your guests!" — by BOLLIVEB 
 
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