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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. 
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 
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 
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. 
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 
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 
Smoked Sausage Cups

Smoked Sausage Cups

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"These bite-sized appetizers feature spicy kielbasa flavored with Dijon-style mustard and marmalade atop flaky puff pastry cups." — by Campbell's Kitchen  Provided by Puff Pastry
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 
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 
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 
Water Chestnuts a la Bacon

Water Chestnuts a la Bacon

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"This is a yummy, quick appetizer that everyone is sure to love. It's easy to make. It has become a Christmas Eve tradition at our house." — by Rosie 
Tangy Cheese Ball

Tangy Cheese Ball

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"This tangy cheese ball is made with cream cheese, sharp Cheddar cheese, dill pickle juice and Italian-style salad dressing mix. It's rolled in chopped pecans and then chilled. Serve it with your favorite crackers." — by mistersax 
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 
Olive Balls

Olive Balls

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"Stuffed Spanish olives are wrapped in a spiced cream cheese mixture and rolled in chopped nuts for an easy appetizer." — by HSHELTON25 
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 
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 
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. 
Festive Cheese Dip 'Slaw'

Festive Cheese Dip 'Slaw'

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"Shredded Swiss cheese dip served in a hollowed out red cabbage looks just like cole slaw! The easy-to-make dip is flavored with green onions and mildly spicy peppers. Serve with crackers or chips." — by NKW 
Jamie's Baked Brie

Jamie's Baked Brie

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"Garlic, shallots, and a splash of dry vermouth flavor this sophisticated appetizer." — by Merrittorious 
 
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