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Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp cocktail needs that red sauce, right? Bobby says not necessarily.

One-Bite Party Appetizers

Spinach and Cheese Tartlets

Who doesn't love these flavors, stuffed into pastry?

A Classic Starter

Toasted Ravioli

Pasta becomes finger food with a breadcrumb coating.

Easy Dippable App

Start Your Holiday Parties Right

2-Ingredient Appetizer

All you need is a wheel of Brie and honey for Ina's easy app.

Baked Brie

Hummus for the Holidays

This healthy dip makes for an elegant presentation.

The Secret Is Hot Sauce

Easy Crostini Recipes

Deck Out the Cheese Plate

Seafood Starters

Deep-Fried and Delicious

Flatbreads and Focaccia

Use Frozen Dough

Savory Christmas Cookies

50 Cheese Appetizer Recipes

Please any crowd with these fun starters from Food Network Magazine.

More Stellar Starters

Italian Wedding Soup

Baked Brie

Sausage Parmesan Palmiers

Salmon Cakes

New England Clam Chowder

Ginger Carrot Soup

Salami Roll-Ups

Shrimp Bisque

Tiny Tomato Tarts


Buffalo Chicken Dip

Easy Cheese Board

Oven-Dried Tomatoes

Toasted Ravioli

Pasta e Fagioli

Buffalo Chicken Cheese Balls

Mini Beef Wellingtons

Pan-Fried Onion Dip

New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp Dip

Almost-Famous Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Roasted Red-Pepper Soup

Creamy Shrimp Scampi Dip

Roasted Salmon Nicoise Platter

Cheese Straws