Simple but effective appetizers include spinach or crab dips, pub fare such as mozzarella sticks or buffalo wings, or even a platter of cured meats and cheeses. Other common restaurant appetizers are fried pickles, potat... More » Food Cooking

To make an easy cucumber appetizer, mix 8 ounces of softened cream cheese with 1/4 cup of minced fresh herbs, 3/4 teaspoon of onion powder and 1/2 teaspoon of garlic powder. Add 1 minced scallion, and spread the mixture ... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

Good appetizers for parties include meatballs, stuffed mushrooms, mini crab cakes and spicy white cheese dip. Because crowds tend to gather at parties and celebrations, Southern Living recommends sticking to dips, spread... More » Holidays & Celebrations Party Planning
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Applebee's two-for-$20 menu includes appetizers such as mozzarella sticks and spinach and artichoke dip along with entr�es that include cedar-grilled lemon chicken and a 7-ounce sirloin steak, as of 2015. The menu offers... More » Food

A traditional Italian antipasto platter contains thinly sliced cold cuts, marinated vegetables, cheeses, breads and other miscellaneous foods such as deviled eggs and melon. A traditional antipasto plate should be chille... More » Food Cooking

Options such as wraps, bruschetta, cheese spreads and dips, as well as bite-sized pastas make for quick and easy appetizers that can make a splash at any dinner party. Many traditional finger foods such as shrimp cocktai... More » Food Cooking