Make-Ahead Appetizers

Save energy for the holiday party by prepping these delish appetizers in advance.

Mini Puffs with Goat Cheese and Herbs
Guests will love these two-bite delights stuffed with a creamy goat-cheese filling.
Cherry-Pistachio Brie
Fix and forget: This slightly gooey cheese dip warms in the slow cooker for up to three hours.
Mini Spinach Calzones
Make the calzones' creamy filling the day before, then chill until you're ready to bake and serve.
Saucy Apricot Spiced Meatballs
Tangy-spicy apricot sauce is the secret to these delectable make-ahead meatballs.
Simple Stromboli
For stress-free entertaining, freeze the baked stuffed-bread Stromboli weeks in advance.
Cheese Wafers with Pepper Jelly
Golden and toasty, these cheesy wafers can be frozen until you're ready to heat and serve.

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