15 gorgeous party appetizers

Are you planning on a party and still looking for some quick and easy snacks to serve your guests? Seek no more and blow them away with these 15 gorgeous party appetizers! This roundup contains recipes from 14 other amazing food blogs and I highly recommend visiting them all for even more great recipes and inspiration. Have fun browsing through the list below and I hope you’ll find what you’re looking for!


15 gorgeous party appetizers



No Mayo Deviled Eggs

Recipe by: The Kitchen Addiction

Ready to eat in: 25 minutes

This simple version of an alltime kitchen classic is made without mayo and is spiced up with capers and anchovies. Deviled eggs are some of the most versatile party snacks ever and therefore they just can’t be left out in a party appetizers roundup.


Perfect Umami Puffs

Recipe by: Contemplating Sweets

Ready to eat in: 2 hours

Are you up for some umami? These little bites are powerd by the full flavors of mushrooms, parmesan cheese and balsamic vinegar!


Bacon Wrapped Prunes with Herbed Feta Dip

Recipe by: Use your Noodles

Ready to eat in: 30 minutes

This indulgent finger food combines prunes, bacon and almonds to create a truly awesome snack. And that’s not even the best thing! There is a dip full of herbs too which I’m sure does an amazing job in rounding off the prunes.


Homemade Italian Potato Croquettes

Recipe by: She loves Biscotti

For a heartier snack, these classic potato croquettes will serve you well. I think this version with pecorino cheese is definitely worth a shot!


Slowcooker Cranberry BBQ Meatballs

slow cooker cranberry meatballs

Recipe by: Tastes Better from Scratch

Ready to eat in: 2 – 6 hours

No matter how picky your guests may be, meatballs are among those recipes that are loved by (almost) anyone. This bite sized version with cranberry sauce might be just the perfect appetizer for your party!


The Ultimate Canapé

ultimate canape

Recipe by: The Fare Sage

Ready to eat in: 25 minutes

These simple cheese biscuits are not just beautiful to look at! They are also the perfect base for all your favourite spreads and toppings.


Basil and Blue Cheese Sweet Potato Bites

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Recipe by: Dizzy Busy and Hungry

Ready to eat in: 40 minutes

I think sweet potatos are a truly underused ingredient when it comes to party appetizers but this recipe transforms them to a fantastic vegetarian snack.


Cheeseburger Jalapeño Poppers

cheesburger jalapeno poppers

Recipe by: The View from Great Island

These meaty jalapeno poppers have all the flavors of a classic cheesburger but are way healthier at the same time.  Plus, once the filling is ready, they take almost no time in the oven!


Mini Veggie Lasagna Cups

mini vegie lasagna bites

Recipe by: Sweet Tea Sweetie

Ready to eat in: about 30 minutes

Looking at the picture above one just can’t  help but love these pretty little lasagna cups. The recipe also has just a few ingredients which should be fairly easy to find in every supermarket.


Sun Dried Tomato Bruschetta Spread

sun dried tomato bruschetta spread

Recipe by: Simplenspiced

If you are looking for a classic appetizer with a little twist, you should definitely have look at this bruschetta spread. I love that sun dried tomatos are used here instead of fresh ones as this will result in a more intense flavor!


Pesto Parmesan Fingers

pesto parmesan fingers

Recipe by: The Foodolic

This versatile recipe is as simple as it is crowd pleasing and can easily be prepared ahead of time! The main ingredients for these crispy pesto fingers are phyllo dough, red and green pesto.


Caramelized Onion and Blue Cheese Tart

caramelized onion and blue cheese tart

Recipe by: Valeries Keepers

Ready to eat in: 1 hour

These little squares are full of deep flavors  and will surely be a great hit at your next party! The combination of caramelized onions and blue cheese has always been a great one and this definitely holds true for party appetizers too.


Prosciutto Wrapped Melon with Sage and Black Pepper


Recipe by: The Homemade Haus

This recipe comes with the bold flavors of prosciutto and sage which I’m sure work great with the melon! The best thing is, that you can literally make them in the last minute. Put them under the broiler and you’re good to go.


Kimchi Quesadillas

kimchi quesadillas

Recipe by: Bourbon and Honey

Ready to eat in: 15 minutes

In my eyes, puting kimchi in a quesadilla is an absolutely fantastic idea!  Serving them will without a doubt give some variety to the usual table full of party appetizers.


Cheddar Chipotle Cheese Straws

cheddar chipotle cheese straws

Recipe by: Port and Fin

Ready to eat in: 20 minutes

These crunchy cheese straws certainly are a great addition to any table. With the distinct smokiness of the chipotle chilies along with the rich flavor of the cheddar these become a special treat you have to try.


I truly hope you liked these 15 gorgeous party appetizers and I’m looking forward to hear your thoughts in the comment section below.

And last but not least, a special thanks goes to all the great people and blogs out there who make roundups like this one possible.

Cheers to you 😉


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  1. Wonderful collection David, thanks so much for including me too. Happy New Year!

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