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Spinach Cheese Squares

Spinach Cheese Squares

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"This recipe is a favorite at every Christmas party. Note: This recipe freezes well. To serve, defrost and reheat at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for 12 to 15 minutes." — by IRENED 
Spinach Cheese Ball

Spinach Cheese Ball

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"This recipe is a take off of the popular spinach dip, however in a different form. This is a great addition to your holiday open house table." — by SARAHB2 
Caramel Pretzel Nut Popcorn

Caramel Pretzel Nut Popcorn

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"This is a very good holiday treat the my kids can't get enough of. It combines the sweetness of caramel with the saltiness of pretzels, nuts and popcorn. There is no mess because it is mixed in a large throw-away brown bag!" — by rookieswife 
Microwave Spiced Nuts

Microwave Spiced Nuts

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"This is a great, easy candied nut recipe. Try experimenting with the spices and nuts you like!" — by JVANEATON 
Phyllo Turnovers with Shrimp and Ricotta Filling

Phyllo Turnovers with Shrimp and Ricotta Filling

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"A creamy filling of ricotta cheese and shrimp mixed with green peppers, celery, and green onions and folded into bite-sized phyllo triangles is always a popular party appetizer." — by MattyGit 
Sausage Balls II

Sausage Balls II

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"These are easy, delicious, and great for any party! I make them every year as appetizers for Christmas. These can be refrigerated for a few days if any are left over." — by kwala78 
Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

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"This is a very lovely, very sophisticated jelly to have on hand for the holidays, as well as for unexpected visitors. Enjoy this with crackers and soft cream cheese." — by Honda 
Sausage Cheese Balls

Sausage Cheese Balls

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"These sausage balls were a hit at our Christmas party this year. I accidentaly used low-fat cheese in the recipe and couldn't tell the difference. No frying necessary, they bake beautifully." — by Heather Walker 
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 
Cheese Straws

Cheese Straws

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"To make this tasty holiday snack, combine shredded Cheddar cheese with butter, flour and salt. The dough is rolled out and cut into strips then baked until crispy. Use sharp or mild cheddar, your choice." — by Leigh  
Old-Fashioned Roasted Pecans

Old-Fashioned Roasted Pecans

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"Oven-toasted pecans made Southern-style with a light coating of sugar, cinnamon and a bit of salt, are a treat at Christmas or any time of the year." — by Patricia K 
Feta Cheese Foldovers

Feta Cheese Foldovers

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"These can be made ahead, and popped into the oven after your guests arrive. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com. " — by Christine L. 
Festive Cracker Spread

Festive Cracker Spread

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"Pimento stuffed green olives, cream cheese, and Cheddar cheese join forces in this festive dip. Your guests are sure to gobble it up!" — by Kelly 
Snicky Snackies

Snicky Snackies

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"You've heard of caramel corn, but how about caramel pretzels? Mini pretzels and mixed nuts make a great sweet and salty snack!" — by Kevin Ryan 
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 
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 
Spinach-Cheese Swirls

Spinach-Cheese Swirls

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"Savory spinach, onion and tangy cheese filling is rolled up in flaky puff pastry for tempting appetizer pinwheels." — by Campbell's Kitchen  Provided by Puff Pastry
Sweet and Spicy Almonds

Sweet and Spicy Almonds

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"These sweet and spicy nuts make an addictive snack that's great for parties or just having around the house--you'll be amazed how quickly they disappear!" — by katiebecck 
Spicy Black Bean Empanadas

Spicy Black Bean Empanadas

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"Spiced black beans, ground pork and vegetables are wrapped in flaky puff pastry before baking to a golden brown." — by Campbell's Kitchen  Provided by Puff Pastry
Festive Bean Spread

Festive Bean Spread

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"This is a wonderful appetizer, a bean spread with a Mexican taste. It looks very festive with the red and green toppings, and it's easy to put together. Your guests will be asking for the recipe, so keep it handy ! The two cheeses can be substituted with one 3-cup package shredded taco cheese." — by Lisa Garchow 
 
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