Appetizers

Party appetizer recipes are a must-have for any get-together. From finger foods and delectable dips to sophisticated ways to serve cheeses from around the world, a great appetizer spread will get your party off to a festive start. Here you'll find all the appetizer recipes you need, starting with our potluck and party food finder. Answer a few questions about flavor preferences and time constraints to get a list of recipes perfectly suited for your occasion. Slow cooker appetizers are a party food staple because they can often be made in advance and kept warm for the duration of your gathering. We've got dozens of recipes that are customized for the slow cooker, from dips and spreads to meatballs and even crunchy nut mixes. In warm summer months, the grill reigns supreme. Check out our grilled appetizer collection for recipes such as ever-popular kabobs, grilled pizzas, and salsas starring grilled ingredients. No matter the season, we've got appetizer recipes you'll love to make and be proud to serve.

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Air-Fryer Spiced Cashews
The air fryer is aces at toasting nuts to golden crunchy perfection. Give them time to cool before digging in--they become crunchier as they stand.
Heart-Shape Chocolate Cream Puffs
To make plain cream puffs, reduce flour to 1 cup and omit the cocoa and sugar. Don't stress over the heart shape, it only requires a cookie scoop or spoon to create.
Manchego Thumbprint Cookies with Fig Preserves
Rating: Unrated 1
These savory thumbprint cookies are infused with tangy cheese, fresh herbs, and a bit of heat.
Everything Bagel Shortbread
Take a break from the usual sugary sweets and bake up this savory spin on cookies. Serve these mini everything bagel shortbreads with cream cheese.
Air-Fried Green Tomatoes
Enjoy this classic Southern appetizer with way less oil thanks to your trusty air fryer.
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Mix-and-Match Air-Fried Egg Rolls
Flaky on the outside, savory on the inside, these air-fryer egg rolls are a perfect appetizer. Mix and match this base recipe with any of the filling ideas from our Test Kitchen.
Air-Fryer Spiced Walnuts
This is an easy air-fryer snack recipe to keep on hand for parties or a quick boost of energy.
Pressure Cooker Wild Rice and Barley Pilaf

We call for the quick-cooking pearl barley in this pressure cooker side dish to ensure proper and even doneness.