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Dried Fruit Cheese Ball

Dried Fruit Cheese Ball

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"Tired of the same old cheese ball? Serve this one, made of cream cheese, mild Cheddar and dried fruit and pecans, with graham crackers or tea biscuits for a change from the ordinary." — by DEBBYE 
Seven Layer Dip III

Seven Layer Dip III

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"This is a great appetizer for Christmas parties. The Mexican-inspired layers look great and taste even better. Serve it with tortilla chips." — by Liz 
Mary's Christmas Shrimp Tree

Mary's Christmas Shrimp Tree

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"Quick, easy, and impressive! Cooked shrimp and other colorful munchies are displayed on a Christmas tree created with beet greens wrapped around a cone shape." — by SHOGIRL 
Holiday Shrimp Dip

Holiday Shrimp Dip

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"A layered shrimp and cream cheese dip gets a holiday garnish of bright red and green bell peppers. " — by Mrs. A 
Heavenly Mix

Heavenly Mix

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"Two kinds of cereal, almonds and coconut combine to make a yummy, sweet snack mix." — by Joanna Knudsen 
Kids' Party Mix

Kids' Party Mix

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"This snack mix combines candy coated chocolate pieces, pretzel sticks, Cheddar cheese crackers and raisins." — by Valerie Lynne 
Blue Cheese, Port, and Walnut Spread

Blue Cheese, Port, and Walnut Spread

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"This spread keeps for 3 weeks if refrigerated. Make to serve with bread or crackers for the Big Day, or keep it on hand for drop-in guests. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Cream Cheese and Chopped Dried Beef Ball

Cream Cheese and Chopped Dried Beef Ball

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"This is such a great treat for your Christmas/Holiday guests." — by MARBALET 
Cinnamon Heart Popcorn

Cinnamon Heart Popcorn

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"Pink cinnamon-flavored popcorn is made with the little hot cinnamon heart candies. " — by CLField 
Swedish Meatballs (From a Swede!)

Swedish Meatballs (From a Swede!)

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"These tiny Swedish meatballs use a combination of ground beef and ground pork to make a flavorful appetizer for holidays or dinner parties. Serve alongside vegetable sour cream or lingonberry sauce for an authentic Swedish meal." — by LindaT 
German Roasted Nuts

German Roasted Nuts

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"Cinnamon-spiced cashews are baked in a honey and butter glaze for a German-inspired snack perfect for holiday parties or gifts." — by thcenKxelA 
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 
Clam Dip

Clam Dip

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"This is a baked clam dip that we have enjoyed every year during the Holidays. My husband, David is always asking when am I going to prepare 'The Clam Dip'." — by Tammy Moore 
Spiced Nuts II

Spiced Nuts II

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"Mixed nuts are baked with sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves, and mixed with raisins. A great holiday snack or party food!" — by Laura 
Christmas Dip

Christmas Dip

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"A rich, creamy cheese spread is layered with red cranberries and green pistachios, and turned out onto a dish for a festive and colorful holiday treat." — by Darwin 
Easy Oniony Cheese Ball

Easy Oniony Cheese Ball

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"Cream cheese, sharp Cheddar, onion soup mix, and walnuts combine to make an appetizer perfect to make at the last minute." — by BROADSTANTIQUES 
Caraway Cheese Ball

Caraway Cheese Ball

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"The caraway seeds add a nutty, rustic flavor that complements the sharp tang of the Cheddar cheese." — by JLamb36 
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. 
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. 
Christmas Chip Dip

Christmas Chip Dip

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"Tired of the same old dips? In this festive dip cream cheese is layered with green or red pepper jelly and topped with chopped pecans." — by DLEANN 
 
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