Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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    Raspberry Chipotle Chicken Pinwheels

    I love the flavor profile of raspberry and chipotle together, so I came up with these delicious puff pastry appetizers for a get-together. They were a hit! These pinwheels also make a fantastic dinner served alongside a simple salad with balsamic dressing. —Noelle Myers, Grand Forks, North Dakota

    45 Healthy Holiday Appetizers

    Look no further for healthy holiday appetizers that all your friends and family will love. They're even Santa-approved!

    Dried Cranberry Sharp Cheddar Cheese Balls

    These personal-size cheese balls are such a pleasure to pass around at a party. They’re much easier to eat than...

    56 Easy Christmas Finger Food Appetizers

    Say, "Merry Christmas!" with these festive, fuss-free Christmas finger foods. Here are some of our best finger food ideas to...

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    70 Easy Christmas Appetizers Everyone Will Love

    These easy and festive Christmas appetizer ideas are the perfect start to your holiday party.

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    60 Holiday Appetizers Perfect for Jingling and Mingling

    Keep your party jingle bell rocking with plenty of holiday appetizers. Try these recipes for pinwheels, meatballs, crostini and more—all...

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    Tomato-Basil Party Dip

    If you're short on time, look for prepared seasoned crostini, which are available in many grocery stores. Heat briefly in...

    Cranberry Pumpkin Chutney

    It's a waste to throw out carved jack-o'-lanterns after Halloween, so I decided to make a pumpkin chutney with them....

    Sweet and Savory Deviled Eggs

    2 reviews

    My Grandma Phyllis' sweet and savory deviled eggs are unrivaled by any of the ones I've tried. The sweetness of...

    Chipped Beef Cheese Ball

    5 reviews

    This delicious appetizer is near and dear to our family. It is a symbol of our family's Christmas and New...

    Oysters Rockefeller Egg Rolls

    1 review

    Oysters Rockefeller is a classic, elegant and timeless appetizer from New Orleans. I love the flavor but wanted to try...

    Honey-Kissed Savory Shortbread Crackers

    It may seem like a lot of work to make homemade crackers. However, after you’ve tasted these sweet and savory...

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    Air-Fryer Chicken Wings

    2 reviews

    You can't go wrong with these crispy air-fryer chicken wings. Our spice rub has a nice kick from the cayenne...

    Savory Stuffed Cherry Peppers

    1 review

    Our family's holiday dinners include a giant antipasto, and my mom's anchovy stuffed peppers are always the star dish. There...

    Spinach Puffs

    3 reviews

    These bite-sized spinach puffs are full of cheese and creamy goodness. —Marissa Allen, First and Full

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    50 Christmas in July Appetizers

    'Tis the summer season—make it merry with these Christmas in July appetizers. We have fun, festive ideas to get your...


    Bola-bola (Filipino-style meatballs) can be served as an appetizer or stirred into soup. Some versions of this recipe roll the...

    Pepper Jelly Hogs in a Blanket

    1 review

    We are addicted to these grown-up hogs in a blanket! There's so much flavor for such bite-sized appetizers. —Becky Hardin,...

    How to Make the Most Impressive Holiday Cheese Board

    'Tis the season for snacking. Here's how to make a gorgeous holiday cheese board.

    Eggplant Parmesan Sliders

    1 review

    These party-ready eggplant parmesan sliders are easy for guests to grab (and are vegetarian-friendly!). The lemon-ricotta spread really adds a...

    Air-Fryer Mini Chimichangas

    4 reviews

    My family raves about these air-fryer chimichangas. Infused with green chiles, the beefy snacks are guaranteed to liven up the...

    Air-Fryer Mushroom Roll-Ups

    This party appetizer was inspired by a dish I saw on an episode of Top Chef. I simplified the snacks...

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    Air Fryer Tortellini with Prosciutto

    1 review

    This is my take on fried tortellini. Air-fryer Italian street food recipes like this one are crunchy and gooey. Use...

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    Cranberry and Bacon Swiss Cheese Dip

    4 reviews

    This warm, rich and creamy Swiss cheese dip is guaranteed to please family and friends alike. Served with thin, crunchy...

    Crudite Dip

    3 reviews

    To bring out the crudite dip’s tangy flavor, chill it before serving. This will allow the flavors time to blend....

    Feta Cheese-Stuffed Tomatoes

    These tempting cheese-stuffed tomatoes are bursting with fresh flavor. Use the small end of a melon scoop to easily remove...

    Dilly Mini Cheese Balls

    1 review

    ??These mini cheese balls are perfect for any gathering, no matter what time of year it is! Kids love the...

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    Baked Island Chicken Wings

    These baked chicken wings are a tasty twist on regular wings. The orange flavor is a game-changer and will have...