A make-ahead casserole is perfect for just about any occasion. You can welcome new neighbors, prep for an upcoming party, or plan next week's meals. With cheesy lasagnas, bubbly tuna bakes, and more, these enticing freezer casserole recipes are sure to make life easier!View Slideshow
Get your party started with easy and delicious finger foods. Our appetizers, snacks, and bite-size sweets are easy to make and fun to enjoy while mingling.
These flaky empanadas are oozing with cumin-coated pork that's simmered in a slew of savory spices. Cool them down with fresh pico de gallo. Be sure to set out more than one bowl of pico so your guests can easily dunk away.
Brown-sugary churros are a happy addition any dessert tray. Make yours party-ready by decking them out in our fabulous glazes: orange, lime and pistachio, birthday cake, and Mexican chocolate.
Easy-to-scoop snack mix is a party essential. This ultra-cheesy version features a crispy assortment of rice cereal, crackers, nuts, and mini breadsticks. Coat it lightly in Italian dressing and grated Parm.
Hot and spicy, these little shrimp-sausage skewers pack lots of smoky chorizo goodness. Be sure to soak the wooden skewers in water for an hour before firing up the grill.
Get the party poppin' with a batch of jalapeno-peach wontons. The restaurant-worthy poppers are crisp and golden on the outside and sweet and snappy on the inside.
Liven up your fiesta with a tray of feisty fajita bites. The perfect-size wraps feature lime-zested chicken and colorfully crisp peppers. Serve alongside a spicy bowl of salsa.
Lush and fruity, these strawberry cheesecake bars are a sweet break from a lineup of salty snacks. Best of all? One batch makes a whopping 54 servings!
The salty-sweet flavor of sausage links wrapped in bacon is addictive. Make them a day ahead so they're ready to pop in the oven just before party time.
Marvelous milk chocolate meshes with sweet strawberry jam in these flaky pastries. Cut them in half to show off the filling and make the turnovers even more party-friendly.
Hot and hearty, these poppers are easy to make on the grill or in the broiler. Filled with ground beef, Spanish rice, cheese, raisins, and olives, the stuffed jalapeno peppers offer bite-size bursts of flavor.
While a big burger may be too much for a party spread, these sliders pack a wallop of flavor inside a cocktail bun. They're so juicy that no condiments are required.
Nestle traditional Greek Kasseri or feta cheese inside these meatballs before tossing them in your slow cooker for an easy make-ahead appetizer. A homemade Mediterranean tomato sauce drizzled on top heightens the flavor.
A batch of these ooey-gooey banana bars will be gone before you know it. Smeared in lush, rum-laden frosting and garnished with sweet banana slices, what's not to love?
The zippy flavor of lemon peel and mixed herbs guarantees this party mix will be a major hit. Save any leftovers for an easy on-the-go snack.
Wow your guests with homemade whole wheat pretzels. With only 55 calories per serving, they'll make a healthy option for your dinner party. For a savory dipping sauce, offer a few varieties of mustard, such as coarse ground, Dijon, and classic yellow.
A twist of lime gives each of these tiny cheesecakes a taste of the tropics. The salted pretzel crust and fresh strawberry topper combine for a sweet appetizer or a perfect party finish.
Creamy honey and cream cheese deliciously complement the crunch of crisp apples and spicy candied nuts. A sprinkling of Gorgonzola cheese finishes this appetizer with just-right sharpness.
Want a dip that's a little more special? Try a crab dip -- we've got the secrets.
Give traditional chicken wings a sweet-spicy attitude with Asian flavoring and a splash of fizzy cola. The saucy goodness is worth using a few napkins.
Editor's Tip: For an easy dip, mix together a second batch of the marinade.