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July 4th Appetizers

Know what sounds appetizing? These family-favorite recipes for summer dips, bacon-wrapped treats, salsa, and other small-plate pleasers.

Stuffed Bread Appetizers

Stuffed Bread Appetizers

Stuffed Bread Appetizers

You may want to double the recipe for this hearty cold appetizer because I've found that folks just can't seem to stop eating it! —Tracy Westrom, Lansdale, Pennsylvania

Memorable Dill Dip

Memorable Dill Dip

Memorable Dill Dip

It's nice to rely on a classic recipe like this when hosting a get-together.

Confetti Guacamole

Confetti Guacamole

Confetti Guacamole

Whenever I make this colorful guacamole for summer get-togethers, I'm sure to double the recipe because one batch just isn't enough!
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Antipasto-Stuffed Baguettes

Antipasto-Stuffed Baguettes

Antipasto-Stuffed Baguettes

These Italian-style sandwiches can be served as an appetizer or as a light lunch. A homemade olive paste makes every bite delicious.

Radish-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Radish-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Radish-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Christmas appetizer buffets get a refreshing lift with stuffed cherry tomatoes. Plus, the color is appropriate for the season!

Grilled Shrimp with Cilantro Sauce

Grilled Shrimp with Cilantro Sauce

Grilled Shrimp with Cilantro Sauce

Make this zippy, change-of-pace recipe from our Test Kitchen for a lip-smacking cilantro sauce that really dresses up grilled shrimp.

Firecracker Shrimp

Firecracker Shrimp

Firecracker Shrimp

These delightful grilled shrimp from Mary Tallman of Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin are coated in a sweet and spicy glaze. The marinade comes together in moments for sizzling shrimp skewers.

Quick Watermelon Salsa

Quick Watermelon Salsa

Quick Watermelon Salsa

On hot days, this sweet salsa with watermelon, pineapple and fresh cilantro is sure to satisfy. Betsy Hanson tosses it together in a matter of minutes in her Tiverton, Rhode Island kitchen.

Beer Cheese

Beer Cheese

Beer Cheese

I like to serve this zesty and bold cheese spread with crackers and veggie dippers. It's great to take along to picnics.

Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salsa

Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salsa

Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salsa

Sometimes I'll turn this into individual appetizers by putting a spoonful of salsa in a tortilla chip scoop, then topping with a small dollop of sour cream.

Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Chips

Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Chips

Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Chips

I first made this fresh, fruity salsa for a family baby shower. Everyone wanted the recipe. Now, someone makes this juicy snack for just about every family gathering—and I have to keep reminding everyone who introduced it! —Jessica Robinson, Indian Trail, North Carolina
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