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Shrimp Cocktail

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

Snacks + Small Bites

Cranberry Brie Parcels

Baked Brie gets dressed up for the holidays, wrapped in golden puff pastry.

A Classic Starter

Crab-Stuffed Mini Peppers

A guaranteed crowd-pleaser at your next holiday gathering or get-together.

Easy to Make

Start Your Holiday Parties Right

Cheese Ball Wreath

You won't believe how easy it is to make this festive starter.

Bundt Pan Hack

2-Ingredient Appetizer

All you need is a wheel of Brie and a some good honey.

Ina's Baked Brie

Hummus for the Holidays

This healthy dip makes for an elegant presentation.

Dip, Eat, Repeat

Cheesy and Delicious

Flatbreads and Focaccia

Use Frozen Dough

Savory Christmas Cookies

Our Easiest Apps

50 Cheese Appetizer Recipes

From small family get-togethers to festive holiday parties, these appetizers are sure to please!

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Italian Wedding Soup

Salmon Cakes

New England Clam Chowder

Baked Brie

Sausage Balls

Pan-Fried Onion Dip

Iceberg Salad with Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

Chipotle and Rosemary Roasted Nuts

Creamy Shrimp Scampi Dip

Fig and Blue Cheese Bruschetta

Mini Shrimp Calzones

Pimento Infused Oil

Chesapeake Tartar Sauce

Homemade Dinner Rolls

Vince's Ham-and-Cheese Croquettes

Chocolate Cannoli Sandwich Cookies

Onion Soup with Fontina and Thyme

Olive and Sun-Dried Tomato Tapenade with Endive Leaves

Vegetable Bundles with Tarragon-Citrus Dip

Zucchini and Olive Flatbread

Shaved Carrot and Pear Salad with Curry Vinaigrette

Apricot and Chicken Bruschetta

Fish Minestrone with Herb Sauce

Smoked Mozzarella and Sun-dried Tomato Cigars

Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks

Prosciutto-Wrapped Scallops