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Appetizers
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
This appetizer trend marries the elegance of French puff pastry with caramelized honey, apples, cranberries and of course Sargento® Shredded Sharp Natural Cheddar Cheese, all prepared in an upside-down version of a classic tart. The holidays just went bougie.
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Servings: 5
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
Whether you're planning a brunch party or you got invited to an office potluck, these simple bacon knots are a crowd-pleaser.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 30 Minutes
Seasoned shrimp wrapped in bacon makes a great side to bring to a holiday gathering.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
Creamy brie cheese and tangy cranberry sauce combine in this appetizer that's sure to be a hit at your holiday.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 40 Minutes
While a warm appetizer, this baked feta with olives and cherry tomatoes dish is light and refreshing.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 35 Minutes
These juicy sliders are perfect for any occasion, especially with an extra crunchy bun.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
Make this baked ricotta recipe for an easy appetizer.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Hard
Total Time: Four hours and 30 Minutes
For all brisket lovers, these braised brisket bites are an amazing festive appetizer during the holidays.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 60 Minutes
Looking for a fun appetizer for a game day bite? These mushroom poppers stuffed with cheese and marinara sauce with toppings of breadcrumbs and turkey bacon are perfect for the occasion.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 31 Minutes
Baguette slices topped with brie and orange compote. An easy and quick festive appetizer for your next holiday party.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Very Easy
Total Time: 10 Minutes
Look no further for a sweet and simple appetizer than this Caramel Apple Cream Cheese Spread.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 40 Minutes
These light and airy cheese sticks are loaded with flavor thanks to Sargento® Sharp Natural Cheddar Cheese Ultra Thin® and they’re easy to make.
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 40 Minutes
Spicy hot sauce is combined with shredded rotisserie chicken & cream cheese, then spooned onto puff pastry dough squares and baked until golden. Finished with Sargento® Cheddar cheese and garnished with strips of green onion.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
Stuffed Poblano Peppers in Walnut Sauce, known both in Mexico and abroad as chiles en nogada, the dish honors the three colors of the Mexican flag. It is traditionally served around Mexican Independence Day in mid-September.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
The perfect party treat with drinks!
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 25 Minutes
Try this dip poolside this summer. From our friends at Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 70 Minutes
Creamy cheese and sweet fruit all wrapped up in light, flaky crust.
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 43 Minutes
Cranberry and cream cheese filled, this festive cinnamon roll tree appetizer will surely be the centerpiece of your holiday party.
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Servings: 1
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 15 Minutes
Try this creamy goat cheese spread with tasty citrus flavors. This will surely be a hit at any holiday gathering.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 minutes
These carrot and mint fritters make for a delightfully colorful, fragrant appetizer that’s so light and crisp they may just vanish into thin air (or into everyone’s stomachs). Although the fritters are crisp, the carrots are tender, sweet and earthy,
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
These crispy mascarpone stuff mushrooms are a creamy and have a variety of cheese that’s mixed with the lemon zest and garlic.
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Servings: 9
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
"These mini quiches are a play on a favorite brunch item, the croque madame. I take the key flavors of ham and cheese and use puff pastry as the “bread” to turn them into mini quiches.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Easy marinated roasted vegetables are a great option to build an antipasto platter to bring as a side to a holiday gathering.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 25 Minutes
Crescent dough baked to perfection with a crunchy consistency, packed with juicy mozzarella and pepperoni that makes for a great homemade snack!
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 16 Minutes
Try this amazing tapenade that is a great and healthy alternative to other spreads.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 15 Minutes
This recipe takes cheese and cracker appetizers up a notch.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Very Easy
Total Time: 30 Minutes
This appetizer dip will wow and is a great side to bring to a holiday party! Grand Cru cheese mixed with mayonnaise and your choice of red or green onions.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 15 Minutes
Fresh summer veggies, ricotta, and prosciutto topped on a slice of grilled ciabatta bread makes a perfect appetizer for summer.
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Servings: N/A
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Serve these harissa lamb meatballs in a dutch oven with toothpicks for a party or as appetizers.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 23 Minutes
Looking for a sweet and festive appetizer? This holiday baked brie will be the centerpiece of any charcuterie board.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 50 Minutes
From Jasper's Kitchen at Hen House Grocery
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Gather around and enjoy the perfect holiday appetizer!
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
Mini sweet bell peppers stuffed with goat cheese and jalapenos. A perfect addition to your grill party.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
These wings are so delicious. I love the trick of sprinkling wings with baking soda and drying them out in the fridge. This results in ultimate crispiness when they’re baked. The sauce is SO delicious.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Hard
Total Time: 8 Hours
Slow cooked juicy pork with bbq sauce in a crunchy handheld crust.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
These mini taco cups are the perfect appetizer to wow your guests at a big game watch party.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: See Recipe
This dish is packed with complex flavors and textures that are firmly bundled together. Before enjoying the egg roll, wrap it in a cool, fresh red lettuce leaf and dip it in the flavorful fish sauce.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 minutes
This mushroom bruschetta (pmakes for a perfect party canapé with an impressive amount of flavor. Each garlicky crostini is topped with a mixture of caramelized scallions and savory mushrooms glazed lazed with balsamic vinegar.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
The perfect festive appetizer, these small but flavorful bites feature hummus, mayo and prosciutto.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
If you’re looking for a super fast and simple summer appetizer to serve friends when they come over, serve this!
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 70 Minutes
Perfect for a tailgate, or your next party! This pepperoni cheeseball will be your new to-go appetizer.
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Servings: 8
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Delicious sweet potato with rich pesto and creamy cheese makes the perfect appetizer or side dish for your next family meal or get together! Recipe uses Undeniably Dairy cheese.
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
A part of the Holiday Crostini Trio, this bite-sized sweet and savory festive appetizer features pistachio butter, red grapes, olive oil and vinegar.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
As the name implies, Ponzu wings are the Japanese cousin of Buffalo wings. Deep fried and doused in a tangy spicy sauce that clings to each wing. Similar to Karaage, but uses a simpler marinade with the bulk of the seasoning coming from the Ponzu.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 18 Minutes
Check out this amazing steak appetizer that is perfectly crunchy on the outside while juicy and tender on the inside.
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
Who doesn’t love watermelon in the summer and here is a great Italian appetizer with a twist. The breeze this absolutely makes this dish pop along with a little bit of the glaze. Be creative and add different cheeses and you can also serve in smaller
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
The perfect summer appetizer!
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 30 Minutes
Featuring ricotta cheese, squash and pomegranate, this quick and easy festive appetizer is perfect for any fall gathering.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
For a quick and easy Summer appetizer, drizzle some honey and crushed pistachios over roasted figs on a crostini slathered in ricotta cheese.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 30 Minutes
Savory scallops paired together with a light black bean relish.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Let these chipotle shrimp pineapple skewers be the highlight of your barbecue menu! Bonus: they can be cooked in the oven or on the grill.
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Servings: 10
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 40 Minutes
This savory, crowd-pleasing appetizer offers a healthier twist on traditional stuffed mushrooms—and they’re easy to make. Mushrooms and kale contain a spectrum of important minerals, as well detoxifying antioxidants and energizing B vitamins.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
Brown sugar and pecans perfectly complement creamy brie cheese.
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Servings: 4
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Find out what NYC restaurant inspired food blogger Adrianna Adarme to this recipe for the Fresh Tastes blog.
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Servings: 6
Complexity: Medium
Total Time: 45 Minutes
Tunisian Grilled Salad is also known as Slata Mechouia featuring stovetop roasted peppers, onions, and tomatoes on baguette slices.
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Servings: Group
Complexity: Easy
Total Time: 20 Minutes
Dress up your cheese and cracker tray for New Year's parties.