Mouth Watering Monday: 20 Holiday Appetizer Ideas

In my family, when it comes to holiday parties, it is all about the yummy appetizers!  Okay, its about a lot of things, but yummy finger foods are a must have for the people!  I have found a yummy list of appetizers I am sure would make a perfect addition to any holiday party or gathering between now and new years (and maybe for all the football games too)!

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{Click on the Title of the Appetizer to take you to the source!}

Avocado Fries
from Circle B Kitchen


Spinach Artichoke Cups
from Macheesm


Southwestern Egg Rolls with Avocado Ranch


Mississippi Sin
from Plain Chicken


7 Layer Dip Shots
from igoYOUgo


Buffalo Chicken Bites
from What’s Cookin’ Chicago?


Baked Cranberry Brie


Mozzarella Sticks with Buttermilk Dip
from Food.People.Want


Weight Watcher’s Salsa Roll Ups


Pretzel Bites
from Get Off Your Butt and Bake!


Baked Zucchini Sticks with Sweet Onion Dip
from King Arthur Flour


Spinach and Artichokes in Puff Pastry
from My Recipes


Pineapple Cheese Ball


Cheddar Bacon Ranch Pulls
from Plain Chicken


Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms
from Martha Stewart


Buffalo Chicken Dip


Chimi Appetizers
from Recipes of a Cheapskate



Bloomin’ Onion Bread
from The Girl Who Ate Everything


Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip


Pizza on a Stick
from Bread in 5

I hope you were able to find some amazing party foods for you upcoming holiday festivities!

Happy Holidays!


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  1. Krystal

    Thanks for featuring my Chimi Apps! Your blog looks great!-Krystal @

  2. Laura

    Yum!!! Such great ideas for my Christmas party! Thanks for sharing!

  3. Janet

    Exactly what I needed for the company who will soon be arriving at my door. My relatives look forward to every gathering to see what new recipes I have found. There are a couple in here I know will be instant hits. Thanks

  4. Elaine Arnotti

    I bookmarked your site. The recipes look amazing. I plan to try the parmesan pretzel bites.

  5. Danica

    Hi!! I know this is an old post.... but we came across it on Pinterest and I wanted to let you know we've decided to include it in our 12 Days of Holiday Cheer promotion! We've shared it with our followers! Thank you for the great tips!