Pork Appetizer Recipes

Bacon and sausage appetizers, cocktail smokies, Filipino lumpia -- browse the best pork appetizer recipes for your next gathering.

Staff Picks

Brown Sugar Smokies

Rating: 5 stars 2583
These bacon-wrapped little smoked sausages will disappear extra quickly!

Sausage Balls

Rating: 4.5 stars 1281
These are so yummy! My family makes every Christmas morning. Enjoy!
By Stephanie

Bacon Wrapped Smokies

Rating: 5 stars 1882
Time consuming but it is well worth it! The brown sugar and bacon grease combine beautifully and give such a great taste.

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We all know the real mvp of the holiday spread is the massive tray on sausage balls on the counter.
By Sarra Sedghi

Baby BLT

Rating: 4.5 stars 403
Cherry tomatoes stuffed with a mixture of bacon, green onion, and mayonnaise. These BLT stuffed tomatoes may be a little time-consuming, but they are worth it to the last bite!

Spicy Bacon-Wrapped Water Chestnuts II

Rating: 4.5 stars 210
A tangy version of bacon wrapped chestnuts.

Bisquick Sausage Balls

Rating: 4 stars 126
Savory meatballs made with pork sausage, great for appetizers or breakfast.

Cream Cheese Sausage Balls

Rating: 5 stars 6
Sausage balls are an entertaining standby for me, but they were always admittedly a little dry - until I tried adding cream cheese, and better balls were born. I'll never go back!

Indonesian Pork Satay

Rating: 4.5 stars 70
Serve with dipping sauce on the side. Chicken, beef, or lamb can also be used instead of pork.
By Allrecipes Member

Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
Just something a little different from the clam-based stuffing(s). Basic recipe you can change to suit your personal tastes. I usually cook and stir the mushrooms in butter before stuffing, but that's just my preference. The guys LOVE these during football/dart nights.

Chef John's Bacon Jam

Rating: 4.5 stars 154
Crisp bacon, onions, brown sugar, and vinegar make a thick, flavorful jam.

Carolina Pork Twirl

Rating: 4.5 stars 25
This is a perfect appetizer for a small family gathering.

Inspiration and Ideas

Yummy Roll-Ups
Rating: Unrated 352
"Amazing! They're my go-to app for anything! So easy and so good...They're gone quick!" – mandajoan
Chef John's Sausage Rolls
Rating: Unrated 21
See how to make these delicious appetizers with homemade pork sausage and store-bought puff pastry.
Baked Ham and Cheese Sliders
Rating: 5 stars 896

These baked ham and cheese sliders are a quick and easy appetizer for any party.