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Delicious Finger Foods Perfect for Holiday Parties

posted: 12/12/17
by: Kristine Boyd

 

It's holiday party season and we have some great finger foods perfect for your holiday bash. No one wants to spend all day in the kitchen making food, or eating messy appetizers in their favorite party dress. Finger foods are the perfect party snack because they are quick to make and easy to eat. Make a few of these treats and one of these big-batch cocktails for a great lineup for your holiday party!

Caprese Skewers

This is a fun take on a caprese salad. Give your guests a healthy option with these delicious skewers! These are super easy to make and your party guests will be complimenting you the whole night.

''Tis the season for holiday work parties! ????

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Potato Skin Egg Boats

You can't go wrong with potato skins at a party. Try these slightly elevated potato skins that contain eggs and bacon! Be sure to make extra, these will be the first thing to disappear from the plate.

Your new fav breakfast / brunch recipe: Potato Skin Egg Boats ? Get the recipe on SpoonForkBacon.com ?

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Baked Brie Crisps

Baked brie is a classic party appetizer. However, serving an entire wheel of brie can get messy and hard to eat when you have a crowd. Instead, try making these baked brie tarts that are the perfect bite sized treats. Your guests will be talking asking for more!

Baked brie meets crispy dough and cranberries to create your new favorite fall snack. ? #myallrecipes

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Bacon Wrapped Brussel Sprouts

These bacon wrapper brussel sprouts are salty, savory and a great appetizer for a party. Just wrap bacon around a pre-cooked brussel sprout until the bacon is crispy. This is the perfect festive holiday treat to serve at any of your holiday festivities.

This is one of three Turkey Day Appetizers I just shared in my newest video (watch it here: https://youtu.be/oydwc0LaU3A) . If you have never tried these before, I promise, you will not be disappointed. They are SO easy to make and seriously addictive. Go ahead and see for yourself;) . BACON + MAPLE WRAPPED BRUSSELS SPROUTS 10 medium to large brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved 5 pieces of nitrate free bacon 1-2 tablespoons maple syrup black pepper . Pre heat oven to 425?F and line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper or a silpat mat. . Slice each side of bacon in half horizontally and then slice each half in half again, vertically. You will end up with 4 thin strips of bacon when done (See video for an example). . Brush each slice of bacon with the maple syrup. Wrap the bacon around the brussels sprouts and place on the baking sheet. Repeat until you have finished wrapping all the brussels sprouts in bacon. . Brush the tops of the bacon wrapped sprouts with some more maple syrup and season with black pepper. Pop in the oven for thirty minutes or until the bacon has cooked and brussels sprouts are tender. Serve and enjoy! . Nutrients per 4 pieces: Calories: 49; Total Fat: 2.5g; Saturated Fat: 1g; Cholesterol: 5mg; Carbohydrate: 4.3g; Fiber: 0.6g; Sugars: 2.8g; Protein: 2.6g

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Cinnamon Toast Bites

This is a take on your favorite childhood cereal. These cinnamon toast bites will be the perfect sweet treat to serve amongst your other savory appetizers. You will be bringing your guests back to their childhood with this nostalgic treat!

Sweet "Elf Munch"

A classic party mix is an essential on your menu. Place bowls of this sweet and salty snack around your party. Mix this up with candy, pretzels and any sweet or salty treats you can find in your pantry!

Whether you are throwing a party or attending one, these are great ideas for holiday appetizers! From healthy to indulgent, these snacks will make everyone happy. For more recipe ideas this season, check out these healthy comfort foods that will fulfill all your cravings!