Candied Walnut Bruschetta: Candied walnuts are excellent on their own; imagine how they taste with pears and goat cheese on toast.
Candied Walnut Bruschetta
Carrot Hummus: Carrots and cinnamon are blended with classic hummus ingredients for a healthy dip to pair it with pita chips.
The pomegranate and pumpkin seed garnish ups the presentation.
Roasted Carrot Hummus
Honey Garlic Little Smokies: Soy sauce and brown sugar coat these mini hot dogs, and a touch of sriracha makes them even more spice-tastic.
Crock-Pot Honey Garlic Little Smokies
Wonton Cups: Keep a package of wonton wrappers in the fridge, and you’ll never have to worry about what snacks to prep for your party guests.
This recipe stuffs them with Caesar salad fixings, but the options are endless.
Caesar Salad Wonton Cups
Chili and Rosemary Roasted Nuts: Even if you don’t have a ton of time, you can roast up a batch of these smoky mixed nuts before guests arrive.
Chili and Rosemary Roasted Nuts
Mushroom Crostini With Blue Cheese and Thyme: Sliced baguetteis a total workhorse in the kitchen.
Combined with sautéed mushrooms and aromatic blue cheese, this starter suddenly becomes ultra-fancy.
Mushroom Crostini With Blue Cheese and Thyme
French Onion Soup Toasts: Turn French soup into a convenient appetizer with crusty bread, sautéed onions, and smoky cheese.
French Onion Soup Toasts Thanksgiving Appetizer Idea
Raspberry Baked Brie: Crispy puff pastry, smooth goat cheese, and tart raspberry preserves are a match made in snack heaven.
Raspberry Baked Brie
Smoked Cheese and Onion Straws: If you have cheese lingering in your deli drawer, it’s the beginning of a tasty appetizer.
Sprinkle it into puff pastry for a twisty straw you'll reach for again and again.
Smoked Cheese and Onion Straws
Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Bites: The combo of chicken, bacon, and barbecue sauce results in an app that's almost impossible to stop eating.
Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Bites
Portobello Mushrooms With Bacon and Cheddar: Smokey bacon and salty, nutty cheddar top earthy mushrooms for a new version of the stuffed app.
Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms With Bacon and Cheddar
Garlic-Stuffed Olives-in-a-Blanket: If you have vegetarian guests coming to your party, you’ll want to have a tasty option for them. These do the trick nicely.
As a bonus, most store-bought crescent roll dough is vegan.
Ball: There's a reason why sharp cheddar cheese balls are a classic.
Serve them with buttery Ritz crackers to reach snack nirvana.