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Old 01-15-2011, 10:59 AM
 
Location: Southern, NJ
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I would rather do a 6 course dinner for 20 than make appetizers. I hate making them, to me they are time consuming and I always make a mess. I don't bake either. We are invited to a SB party and everyone is to bring a couple of appetizers. I am at a total loss because I don't do them. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you, kelse
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Old 01-15-2011, 11:40 AM
 
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Some easy suggestions:

You could always do a veggie tray with dip or a tray with several different kinds of hummus and pita chips. Or fill a tray with a variety of cheeses and crackers.

Costco has a decent selection of frozen appetizers. The mini quiches are pretty good. Just heat and serve.
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Old 01-15-2011, 11:42 AM
 
Location: In San Antonio
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jalapano bombers
chips n dip - (velvetta...ground beef...pace picante)
finger sandwiches
carrots/celery w ranch
hot wings

thats just me
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Old 01-15-2011, 12:48 PM
 
Location: Phoenix,Arizona
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Get a large tub of Creme Cheese

1 package of thin Corned Beef

3 green onions

Place Cream Cheese in a large bowl and let it get soft
cut Corned Beef into small pieces along with onions (
use some of the green ) place in bowl with Creme Cheese
fold gently.

Line inside of the Creme Cheese tub with plastic wrap
pour contents from bowl into tub and cover with lid and
put in the fridge. Do a day ahead of time

Serving Suggestions;

Remove from tub and place in center of plate/serving
platter, Do Not remove plastic until you smooth over
the sides then remove wrap. Place crackers around the outside of the Mound of Goodness,
I also like to poke in a few pretzels so it stands out

It does not get any easier then this and it looks like
you spent sometime on it AND best of all it tastes GREAT
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Old 01-15-2011, 02:15 PM
 
Location: Middle America
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I don't care a whit about the Super Bowl, but my favorite things to make for other watch parties are:

-Buffalo chicken dip (less of a pain than wings, less messy to eat, same flavor)
-Texas caviar
-Chips and salsa
-Turtles made with mini-pretzel twists
-Cocktail wieners in the crock pot with the jam/chili sauce combo
-Shrimp cocktail with lots of lemon wedges
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Old 01-29-2012, 01:57 PM
 
Location: Heading to the NW, 4 sure.
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Default Super Bowl must have snacks/drinks?

Mixed nuts.
Crab dip, onion dip, guacomole dip, salsa and with tort chips.
BBQ cocktail weiners.
Chips.
Veggie platter.

Beer, a really good one. IPA type.

Chilled white wine.

Soda: Coke, orange, 7-up.

Water.

and then back to the New Years Resolutions....

That's all folk's.
HW
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Old 01-29-2012, 04:47 PM
 
Location: Islip,NY
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I don't care for football or the superbowl either and neither does DH but every year he want's me to make snacks for dinner anyway on superbowl sunday. That's the only day we watch football LOL
I will be making:
Spinach dip
wings (baked in the oven with an asian BBQ sauce)
stuffed mushrooms
Baked zucchini sticks (homemade)
cheese and crackers
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Old 02-01-2013, 12:47 PM
 
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Default Super Bowl snacks and appetizers

Looking for some new and different recipes for my party. Suggestions and recommendations?
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Old 02-01-2013, 06:28 PM
 
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I have stuffed mushrooms for parties & everyone loves them! Here's some ideas but you could alter them to suit your tastes.

Atkins Chef Recipes | Spinach-Stuffed Mushrooms

Vegan Piggy: Vegan Stuffed Mushrooms

Another favorite of ours is thai spring rolls with the cellaphane wrappers. They are easier than you would think & fun to make. I wet my wrappers on a plate under the hot faucet then stuff & roll right on the plate. To those too, you can add what you want. I use bean thread noodles & a variety of veggies. Link to dipping sauce here too:

Thai Style Spring Rolls - Vegetarian and Vegan Spring Roll Recipe

Have fun! We'll be skiing since nobody will be on the slopes!
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Old 02-02-2013, 08:27 AM
 
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Default Having a Super Bowl party, what are you serving?

We have 10 people over for the game and we having pulled pork, baked ham and (sm) beef tenderloin sandwiches, cheese and vegetable and relish trays, baked beans, potato salad, deviled eggs, chips and pretzels and snack crackers. Also having shrimp and beef rollups (extremely thinly sliced beef rolled up with garlic/onion flavored cream cheese with a small slice of dill pickle inside. Beer, wine, bottled water and soft drinks (soda).
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