100+ Quick and Easy Appetizer Recipes

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Beef and Caramelized Onion Canapes

Rating: 4.83 stars
Roast beef from the deli makes these canapes a cinch to put together and pretty enough for a dinner party.

Avocado and Bacon-Stuffed Eggs

Rating: 4.25 stars
Avocado, bacon, and eggs are such a great combination! This is a quick and easy way to take deviled eggs to a new level! I won't make them without avocado! It adds so much taste and texture.

Dill Pickle Dip

Rating: 4.88 stars
This was served at our Easter lunch and was devoured. Serve with chips or crackers.

Pico Spinach Artichoke Dip

Rating: 4.86 stars
Excellent hot dip. Serve with tortilla chips or pita chips.

The Best Dry-Roasted Chickpea Recipe

Rating: 4.61 stars
This is a tasty, crunchy snack and you can customize your seasoning based on your preferences. Dry-roasting is the key. Enjoy!

Brie Cups

Rating: 4.88 stars
If you are looking for a quick, easy, delicious appetizer, this is for you. I've served them many times and my friends always gobble them up. Even cheese haters love this. You can find the phyllo cups in the freezer section.

Petit Toasts with Brie, Fig, and Thyme

Rating: 5 stars
This super simple appetizer is sure to make a statement at your next gathering. The flavors meld so beautifully and the presentation on the platter is lovely. Garnish platter with additional thyme, if desired.

Cucumber Cups with Dill Cream and Smoked Salmon

Rating: 4.46 stars
Classic combos are classic because the flavors go well together! Dill, cucumber, and smoked fish are combined with a bit of lemon to perk things up. Small pieces of smoked trout would be a good substitute for the salmon in this pretty, easy, no-cook hors d'oeuvre. Cucumber cups can be assembled and kept chilled in an airtight container 1 day ahead of time.

Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Rating: 4.68 stars
Better than the typical poppers.

Baked Kale Chips

Rating: 4.48 stars
These are a low calorie nutritious snack. Like potato chips, you cannot stop at just eating one. They are great for parties and a good conversation topic.
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Great Garlic Bread

Rating: 4.62 stars
Garlic bread is always great with pasta! This cheese-covered garlic bread is ready in minutes.

Basic Keto Cheese Crisps

Rating: 4.58 stars
Delicious ketogenic snack.

Inspiration and Ideas

10 Easy Make-Ahead Appetizers

These easy make-ahead appetizers make entertaining simple. 

Yummy Roll-Ups

Rating: Unrated
"Easy and delicious! I've made these several times and everyone enjoys them." – Grandma Char

Chex® Muddy Buddies®

Rating: 4.77 stars

Another popular name for this favorite mix is puppy food. Chow down; it's doggone good!