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Appetizer Recipes

Easy Appetizer Recipes

These easy appetizer recipes are delicious and there are options here for just about anyone!

Easy Appetizer Recipes

Appetizers are kind of like my favorite thing in the world. I LOVE making a meal out of a bunch of them and trying to find unique ways to feed the masses when we host gatherings that are surprising and delicious. 

Below you will find my collection of appetizer recipes! Bookmark or Pin for later, as the list will be updated as more recipes are added. 

Happy cooking!

Panko Shrimp

Panko Shrimp are like a batter fried shrimp epiphany. The revelation of golden crunchy panko crumbs makes your typical fried shrimp so much more exciting. You taste the shrimp, not just the batter. Panko Breaded Fried Shrimp Recipe Fried shrimp are one of the all time great appetizers. If you have ever had them tempura …

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Beef Queso Dip

When you need to be prepared for guests dropping by, this Beef Queso Dip is just the thing to have ready to go! I always tend to have these ingredients hanging around the house, and this dip is meaty and kids and adults alike will love it.  Beef and Cheese Queso Almost everybody loves tacos, …

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Easy Holiday Charcuterie Board

Putting together a Charcuterie Board has never been easier! Use some of these easy suggestions and throw on some of your favorites for good measure too.  Easy Holiday Charcuterie Board Typically, a charcuterie board assembles a variety of cured meats like salami and ham, but can also include items like pate. However, charcuterie can also …

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Spinach Dip Rollups

This Spinach Dip Rollup is everything you love about this popular appetizer, and more. A whole bag of baby spinach sautéed with garlic and butter, then mixed with cream cheese, sour cream, mayo and copious amounts of mozzarella, Swiss and Parmesan cheeses. Then rolled up into a flaky crescent roll and baked to golden perfection. …

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BBQ Smoked Sausage Bites

These BBQ Smoked Sausage Bites will have you and your guests going back to the serving platter again and again! This is kielbasa, andouille, and garlic apple sausage that’s been sliced, sauteed, and browned on a flat top, and then smoked on the Traeger with BBQ sauce. Smoked Sausage Bites These easy appetizers were such …

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Air Fryer Ravioli

My easy Air Fryer Ravioli is dipped in a quick egg wash and then breaded with bread crumbs and panko before taking a trip through the air fryer to crisp up! Air Fryer Ravioli Just a few minutes in the air fryer and this easy appetizer is done in a flash! An air fryer breaded …

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Potsticker Sauce

My potsticker sauce is soy and vinegar based, spicy, garlicky, and the most wonderful combination of different Asian spices, seasonings, sauces, and flavors. Homemade Pot Sticker Dipping Sauce As much as I love fried wontons, dumplings, and pot stickers, what I really love most of all is the dipping sauce. There are so many different …

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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

These easy homemade chicken nuggets are a snap to throw together, and so much better than anything you can get at a store. The breading is crunchy and has a secret ingredient that you have to try! Homemade Chicken Nuggets Making homemade chicken nuggets bestows on you a special power. The power to never have to …

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Grilled Crab Cakes

These easy Grilled Crab Cakes are cooked on the pellet grill, and the wood fire lends a touch of smoke to the crab cakes that works so well with this easy appetizer. Grilled Crab Cakes Grilled crab cakes take advantage of your Pellet Grill to bring some smoke flavor to a classic crab cake recipe. …

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Homemade Fried Wontons

Fried Wontons

These easy fried wontons are made with ground chicken and a mixture of seasonings and then quickly fried and served with a soy-vinegar sauce. Make it spicy with some sriracha, or skip it for the tender-mouthed among you. Fried Wontons with Chicken A wonton is a dumpling with a meat or vegetable filling inside. My …

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Coconut Shrimp

Coconut Shrimp

My easy Coconut Shrimp recipe is one of my favorite appetizers that I’ve ever posted on the site. Crispy on the outside and so tender and delicious in the center, it is everything you love about shrimp with a breading you’ll want to use on everything, always. Coconut Shrimp Recipe Seafood, seafood and MORE seafood! …

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Traeger Spinach Artichoke Dip

Traeger Spinach Artichoke Dip

We have a few holiday traditions at our house that we NEVER skip, and spinach artichoke dip is one of them. But guess what? You can make this rich, creamy appetizer any time of the year! And you absolutely should. I had never grilled my spinach artichoke dip before, but it is SO GOOD and super …

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Traeger Jalapeno Poppers

Traeger Jalapeno Poppers

Traeger jalapeno poppers are a classic bbq appetizer. Jalapenos that are stuffed with cream cheese and wrapped in bacon and cooked on your wood-pellet grill. Grilled bacon-wrapped jalapeno poppers are the perfect snack to serve up as an appetizer to feed a crowd. Traeger Jalapeno Poppers Jalapeno poppers are creamy, savory, and downright habit-forming. Whether you …

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