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Spicy Ham and Cheese Squares

Spicy Ham and Cheese Squares

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"These spicy ham and cheese squares are a great appetizer for your next party. Ham, pepperoni, salami, Swiss cheese, and provolone cheese are sandwiched between crescent roll dough and baked to perfection." — by webecookin 
Reindeer Snack Mix

Reindeer Snack Mix

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"Savory, salty, crunchy, and sweet! All the flavors and textures you crave are in this interesting snack mix made from cereal, crackers, pretzels, and nuts, baked with a buttery, slightly spicy seasoning." — by jenndery 
Sweet and Spicy Roasted Almonds

Sweet and Spicy Roasted Almonds

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"Season almonds with chili powder, cinnamon, and sugar for a snack that also makes a great food gift." — by Butte Rat 
Connie's Sweet and Sour Christmas Meatballs

Connie's Sweet and Sour Christmas Meatballs

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"Simple meatballs simmered in a tangy brown sugar, vinegar, and ketchup sauce make a tasty appetizer that's easy on the budget and popular with guests." — by cproulx 
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 
Easy Pickled Eggs

Easy Pickled Eggs

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"Classic purple pickled eggs. This brings back such fond memories of every Easter and Christmas at my grandmothers. This is easiest recipe I know and we no longer do it any other way." — by Robin 
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 
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 
Coyote Dip

Coyote Dip

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"Cream cheese dip is filled with tomatoes, Mexican-style corn, and green onions for a festive and colorful dip for holiday or football parties." — by msoldgoat 
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 
Festive Nut Bowl

Festive Nut Bowl

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"Festive Nut Bowl is so easy to make. Dried cranberries add color and a burst of tartness to the mixed nuts. It's always a big hit during cocktail hour." — by Diane K 
Shrimp Ramakis

Shrimp Ramakis

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"Shrimp marinated in teriyaki sauce are wrapped in bacon and broiled until crisp." — by jmorris 
Dilled Shrimp (Rejer)

Dilled Shrimp (Rejer)

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"You can't have a Danish holiday meal without endless platters of dilled shrimp. Served on a red serving platter, it makes the perfect Christmas dish that will have your guests heaping up pyramids of shrimp on their plates. No Scandinavian buffet would be complete without it!" — by WOLSELEY 
Crabmeat Sycamore

Crabmeat Sycamore

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"This is a Christmas Eve tradition in our house. It's rich, delicious, and worth spending the money on the lump crabmeat." — by Shoegirl 
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 
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 
 
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