hot appetizer recipes

Find 40 recipes for hot appetizers and party fare including dips, crostini, wings, stuffed mushrooms, crab cakes, nachos and more.

Port, Prosciutto and Fig Crostini Port, Prosciutto and Fig Crostini

Port, Prosciutto and Fig Crostini

Whip up this simple yet elegant appetizer made with figs simmered in port, prosciutto and creamy ricotta.

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Buffalo Chicken Dip Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Cream cheese, shredded chicken and blue cheese combine with a spicy wing sauce to make this easy dip recipe that has all the classic flavors of buffalo wings.

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Oven-Fried Chicken Wing Drumettes Oven-Fried Chicken Wing Drumettes

Oven-Fried Chicken Wing Drumettes

These chicken wing drumettes are oven-fried, have a crispy skin and a tangy glaze made with orange juice, soy sauce, sriracha and brown sugar.

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Warm Crab Dip Warm Crab Dip

Warm Crab Dip

An elegant addition to any party menu, this dip is a deliciously simple combination of lump crab meat, cream cheese, sour cream, shallots and red bell pepper.

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Mushroom and Goat Cheese Pastry Bites Mushroom and Goat Cheese Pastry Bites

Mushroom and Goat Cheese Pastry Bites

An easy appetizer recipe of puff pastry cups filled with sautéed mushrooms, shallots and goat cheese that can be made in advance and reheated just before serving.

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Whiskey-Glazed Cocktail Meatballs Whiskey-Glazed Cocktail Meatballs

Whiskey-Glazed Cocktail Meatballs

A favorite at every party, these easy-to-make appetizer meatballs are coated with a sweet, tangy sauce made with ketchup, brown sugar, apricot jam and whiskey.

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Cauliflower and Blue Cheese Dip Cauliflower and Blue Cheese Dip

Cauliflower and Blue Cheese Dip

Serve this easy-to-prepare, hot appetizer dip made with puréed cauliflower, blue cheese, cream cheese and mayo with crackers or slices of toasted baguette.

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Fried Ravioli with Marinara Fried Ravioli with Marinara

Fried Ravioli with Marinara

Crumb-coated mini ravioli, shallow-fried and served with marinara sauce for dipping make an appetizer that's sure to please even the fussiest eater.

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Smoked Fish and Dubliner Cheese Dip Smoked Fish and Dubliner Cheese Dip

Smoked Fish and Dubliner Cheese Dip

Served with lightly-toasted rounds of baguette, this creamy blend of smooth-melting Dubliner cheese and smoked fish (haddock, cod, trout or salmon) makes a uniquely delicious appetizer.

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Shrimp and Pork Pot Stickers Shrimp and Pork Pot Stickers

Shrimp and Pork Pot Stickers

Store-bought wonton wrappers and a tasty filling made from shrimp, pork, cabbage, garlic and soy sauce make a lighter, tender version of this Chinese takeout favorite.

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Tequila-Marinated Wings Tequila-Marinated Wings

Tequila-Marinated Wings

Tequila, fresh lime juice and garlic make a delicious marinade for chicken wings to serve with blue cheese dipping sauce.

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Clams Casino Clams Casino

Clams Casino

Tender, sweet, littleneck clams topped with a combination of bacon, shallot, red bell pepper and white wine make a light, flavorful appetizer for an Italian-style dinner menu.

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