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Mouth-Watering Christmas Appetizers for your Holiday Parties

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The holiday season is finally upon us! All the magic and cheer is in the air makes the perfect season for holiday parties and get togethers. These mouth watering Christmas appetizers will have your guests coming back for seconds, and thirds!

These appetizers are soo delicious, your guests might forget about the actual Christmas dinner! I’ve complied the best Christmas appetizers that taste amazing and look amazing too!

Bite sized yummy snacks, decadent dips, chips, sliders, sweet desserts, and gorgeous table centerpieces, this list is perfect for getting your tastebuds into the Christmas spirit.

I’ve included a wide variety of appetizers, vegetarian, gluten free and keto, to make sure you have snack for all of your guests. Loaded with seasonal flavours, these appetizers pack a seasonal punch!

Many of these recipes are popular, tried and tested family favourites. Yummy classic family appetizers with flavours you know and love. Make these sweet & salty Christmas sides for your holiday office Christmas parties, family and friend get togethers.

Caprese Christmas Wreath


The perfect holiday starter!
Delight your tastebuds with fresh & juicy grape tomatoes, creamy fresh mozzarella, and fresh basil leaves tossed in olive oil and delicious Italian herbs!
Your guests wont be able to get enough of the beautiful & thick balsamic reduction in the middle of your platter.
A definite crowd pleaser.

1. Cucumber Bites Christmas Tree – Making Time for Mommy
2. Sheet Pan Smoked Sausage Cranberry Bites – Must Love Home
3. Christmas Cheese Trees – Best Appetizers
4. Festive Goat Cheese Christmas Presents – She Keeps a Lovely Home

Merry Little Christmas Deviled Eggs

Christmas appetizers

So, cute festive and deliciously tasty, these Christmas deviled eggs are sure to put you in the holiday spirit.
Super easy to make, it only takes 6 ingredients. Their cute garnish is actually pink peppercorns that taste absolutely amazing!

1. Charcuterie Wreath – Wonky Wonderful
2. Cranberry Brie Bites – Self Proclaimed Foodie
3. Shrimp Rangoon Mini Bell Peppers – Babaganosh
4. Antipasto cheese ball Christmas tree – Cafe Delites

Pomegranate Christmas Cheese Ball

Christmas appetizers

Delicious, creamy, sweet & savory appetizer, coated in the most sweet and sour pomegranate seeds.
Pomegranates add festive touch of holiday colours and are oh so delicious. Cream cheese and white cheddar cheese make a creamy, bold, flavour packed filling.
This yummy cheese ball can be made ahead, and taken out of the fridge when its time to shine!

1. Christmas Tree Charcuterie Board – Eating on a Dime
2. Boozy Sugared Cranberries – Emily Fabulous
3. Ornament Pesto Sun-dried Tomato Cheese Balls – Make with Mara
4. Baked Brie and Bread Wreath – Jonathan Melendez

Christmas Donut Tree

Christmas appetizers

Start a new Christmas tradition with sweet and yummy Christmas donut trees!
Start with a Styrofoam cone base and attach your favourite bakery donut holes. Add festive garnishes and voila!
Sure to be a family favourite year after year!

1. The Cutest Gnome Cookies – Just is a Four Letter Word
2. Christmas Crunch – Cooking Classy
3. Fruit Pizza Christmas Wreath – Nest of Posies
4. Christmas Cookie Dough Dip – Dinner at the Zoo

Savory Bacon Cranberry Cheese Tartlets

Christmas appetizers

Delicious & delightfully tasty, these savory bacon cranberry cheese tartlets are gluten-free, low-carb, and grain-free!
Delight your tastebuds with a buttery almond pie crust and a melted Semi-Cured Mahon Menorca Cheese filling, sprinkled with bacon and dried cranberries.
So tender and heavenly, you can’t just have one.

1. Caprese Salad Bites – Appetizer Addiction
2. Snowman CheeseBall – All Day I Dream About Food
3. Cranberry and Orange Crostini – Be Centsational
4. Gluten Free Hummingbird Cake with Cranberries and Rosemary – Peanut Butter Plus Chocolate

Add these mouth watering Christmas appetizers to your holiday menu this year.
Also don’t be afraid to add your own twist and flavours to any of these holiday recipes listed above!

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