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Puff Pastry Christmas Palmiers

Puff Pastry Christmas Palmiers

Puff Pastry Christmas Palmiers

Palmiers (pronounced pal-mee-AY) come from France. They're usually sweet, but to make them savory, I swirl in pesto, feta and sundried tomatoes. —Darlene Brenden, Salem, Oregon

Roasted Brussels Sprouts & 3-Cheese Crostini

Roasted Brussels Sprouts & 3-Cheese Crostini

Roasted Brussels Sprouts & 3-Cheese Crostini

Brussels sprouts for a snack? Oh, yes. Combine these roasted goodies with cheese for the ultimate toast topper. —Athena Russell, Greenville, South Carolina

Steak Crostini with Carrot-Horseradish Marmalade

Steak Crostini with Carrot-Horseradish Marmalade

Steak Crostini with Carrot-Horseradish Marmalade

I've been making little tweaks to this family favorite for years. Prep everything ahead, then layer up the crostini right before party time. —Greg Fontenot, The Woodlands, Texas
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Tasty Shrimp Spread

Tasty Shrimp Spread

Tasty Shrimp Spread

A festive occasion at my mom's house wouldn't be complete without this appetizer. She has been making this savory dish for at least 25 years, and it never fails to receive rave reviews.

Three-Cheese Pepperoncini Spread

Three-Cheese Pepperoncini Spread

Three-Cheese Pepperoncini Spread

Our big family loves to celebrate with food. Here’s my take on a cheesy Greek spread known as Kopanisti. We serve it with pita crisps or crackers. —Michael Hall, Goodland, Indiana

Turkey Sliders with Sweet Potato "Buns"

Turkey Sliders with Sweet Potato

Turkey Sliders with Sweet Potato "Buns"

In this healthier take on sliders, I sandwich a burger between roasty slices of sweet potato. My wife took one bite and approved these tasty little guys. —Guy Martino, Charleston, South Carolina

Bacon Cheddar Jalapenos

Bacon Cheddar Jalapenos

Bacon Cheddar Jalapenos

Take these cheesy, fiery appetizers straight to the grill so you can add a touch of smoke. We pass them with bowls of guacamole and sour cream. —Wayne Barnes, Montgomery, Alabama

Buttery Radish Baguette

Buttery Radish Baguette

Buttery Radish Baguette

My dad and brother are crazy for radishes, and this peppery baguette appetizer is a big-time favorite. Add a sprinkle of fresh dill or parsley on top. —Kathy Hewitt, Cranston, Rhode Island

Cranberry Dark Chocolate Trail Mix

Cranberry Dark Chocolate Trail Mix

Cranberry Dark Chocolate Trail Mix

A close friend once gave me a jar of trail mix that was absolutely delicious. My re-creation comes pretty close to the original and is truly one of my favorite snacks! —Nancy Johnson, Laverne, Oklahoma

Herb Dip with Spring Vegetables

Herb Dip with Spring Vegetables

Herb Dip with Spring Vegetables

When you’re having a large party and focusing on the entrees, it's smart to have snacks and nibbles ready ahead of time. There’s nothing more simple than making dip a day or two ahead and putting it out for guests. I'm a huge fan of ranch, so this is my pick. —Michelle Clair, Seattle, Washington

Orange-Glazed Chicken & Chorizo Meatballs

Orange-Glazed Chicken & Chorizo Meatballs

Orange-Glazed Chicken & Chorizo Meatballs

These tasty Southwestern meatballs warm up a buffet. I add pomegranate seeds, jalapeno pepper jelly and cilantro to make everything pop with color. —Jeanne Holt, Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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