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Appetizer Bread Recipes and Snack Breads and Crackers

Several recipes for appetizer breads, including cheese straws and sausage balls.
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Pretzel Bites
These tasty soft pretzel bites make a great snack for a party or get together. Serve them with your choice of dips, sweet or savory.

Simple Crostini
These easy crostini are simply brushed with olive oil, sprinkled with sea salt and fresh pepper, and baked to crunchy perfection. Serve with a little grated Parmesan cheese, a spread, or use them to top a bowl of soup or gumbo.

Gougéres
These are classic gougeres, flavorful little cheese puffs, perfect for a party or everyday snack. They're very easy to prepare, and can be made in advance.

Pizza Crostini
These tasty crostini are topped with finely chopped pizza style toppings and mozzarella cheese. The olive oil is flavored with garlic, or use a garlic-infused olive oil.

Tortilla Roll Up Appetizers
These tasty little pinwheels, tortilla roll ups, are delicious party fare. Serve these flavorful tortilla appetizers with fresh or purchased salsa.

Seasoned Parmesan Croutons
These basic seasoned croutons are great in salads or soups, or put them in the food processor to make fine, seasoned dry breadcrumbs. This recipe for seasoned croutons is super easy to prepare and bake.

Cayenne Toasts
These Toasted Cayenne French Bread Slices are wonderful by themselves, but enhance any dip or spread with which they are served. They are also an ideal accompaniment to soup or salad.

Chili Biscuit Cups
These easy chili cups are made with refrigerated biscuits, cheese, and purchased chili. These simple chili cups make an excellent snack for a big game, or serve with fries or chips for an easy family lunch or supper.

Green Onion & Pepper Mini Biscuits
These are probably the easiest biscuits you'll ever make, as the dough can simply be patted out and cut with a table knife. It also uses the important element of the three types of pepper found in Cajun cooking--an essential element in the cuisine.

Toasted Cayenne French Bread Slices
These Toasted Cayenne French Bread Slices are wonderful by themselves, but enhance any dip or spread with which they are served. They are also an ideal accompaniment to soup or salad.

Super Recipes for A Game Day Gathering
Game day recipes include nachos, chili recipes, hot dog snacks, cheesy dips, and more. Delicious snacks for a successful super bowl or any game day gathering.

Sweet Milk Biscuits
Use these deliciious sweet milk biscuits to make mini strawberry shortcakes, or serve with small slices of ham or sausage gravy. These mini biscuits make a great base for passed hors d'oeuvres.

Mini Burger Buns
Mini burger buns are quick and easy to make, and they make great little appetizer sandwiches. Fill these mini buns with tiny burgers, seafood salad, roast beef, pulled pork, or other sandwich fillings.

Mini Burger Buns
Mini burger buns are quick and easy to make, and they make great little appetizer sandwiches. Fill these mini buns with tiny burgers, seafood salad, roast beef, pulled pork, or other sandwich fillings.

Festive Sausage Balls - Sausage Ball Recipe With Dips
Sausage balls with dips, made with pork sausage, cheese, biscuit mix, and chopped green onions. A popular Southern appetizer, the sausage doesn't have to be browned before mixing. Serve with your favorite dip or the two dips included with the recipe.

Melba Toast Recipe
This is an easy melba toast with Parmesan cheese and butter, a nice base for appetizers.

Pepperoni Breadsticks
Serve these breadsticks with hot pizza sauce or marinara sauce.

Garlic Pita Chips
In this recipe, pita breds are split, cut, brushed with a garlic mixture then baked until crisp.

Sesame Wafers
Snack sesame wafers with Cheddar cheese and sesame seeds, along with cayenne pepper and other ingredients.

Parmesan Appetizer Puffs
Parmesan puff recipes with chopped mushrooms, olives, and green onions, along with Parmesan cheese, sour cream, and pastry ingredients.

Party Ham Rolls
A very popular recipe for little ham sandwiches, made with sliced ham, party rolls, and cheese, along with an easy mustard butter and poppy seed dressing.

Tortilla Rolls With Cream Cheese
Recipe for tortilla rolls with cream cheese, shared on our forum. Tortilla roll-ups.

Party Rye Appetizers
Recipe for party rye appetizers with dressing mix, cream cheese, dill, and other ingredients.

Crusty Basil Loaf
This flavorful bread is made with purchased French bread, basil, and butter. Heat the bread on grill or in the oven.

Bagna Cauda Dip for Vegetables and Bread
This is an Italian sauce for vegetable dipping. A thick slice of bread is placed on guests plates to catch drippings, so the soaked bread can be enjoyed when the dip is gone.

Garlic Bread
This garlic bread is made with a loaf of French bread, butter, parsley, and fresh garlic.

Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil
Bruschetta recipe with tomatoes, cheese, and olive oil. Toast or grill the bread using grill, broiler, or panini maker.

Vegetable Pizza
This vegetable pizza is always a hit, made with crescent rolls, buttermilk or ranch dressing mix, mayonnaise, cream cheese, and chopped broccoli and other veggies. Veggie Pizza Recipe.

Sausage and Apple Bites
These sausage bites are made with breakfast sausage, apple and cheese. These are tasty, easy sausage appetizers.

Bacon Puffs with Cheese
Ingredients include bacon, bread, and Cheddar cheese.

Cheese Sticks
These are made with cheese, sour cream, butter, and other ingredients.

Cheese Straws
This Craig Claiborne recipe uses cayenne pepper and cheddar or blue cheese.

Cornucopia Sandwiches
A unique appetizer idea.

Muffuletta Canapes
Made with refrigerated biscuits, pickled vegetables and salami.

Olive Cheese Nuggets
Dough is wrapped around a stuffed olive then baked.

Onion Rounds
Bread rounds topped with sliced onion and mayonnaise.

Oyster Puffs
Oyster puffs are simply a choux style pastry cooked then baked with oysters. These seafood puffs will go quickly!

Pigs in Blankets
Biscuit dough is rolled out and cut into squares, then rolled around cocktail sausages or hot dogs.

Sausage Balls
Sausage balls with cheese, biscuit baking mix, and grated onion, along with a little poultry seasoning. A popular appetizer recipe, sausage balls.

Sausage Roll-Ups
Sausage appetizers, made with sausage and biscuit dough. An easy sausage roll-up recipe.

Sausage-Cheese Balls
These sausage balls are made with biscuit mix and browned sausage.

Spinach Beggars Purses
Spinach, feta cheese and cream cheese bundled in phyllo dough.

Spinach Bites
Made with spinach and herb stuffing mix.

Sweet Potato Sausage Balls
Sweet potato sausage balls, made with mashed sweet potatoes, shredded cheese , sausage, and other ingredients.

Tex-Mex Tortilla Wedges
Made with flour tortillas, cilantro, cheeses, tomato and yogurt.

Southwestern Sushi - Tortilla Roll-Ups
Southwestern sushi made with tortillas, smoked salmon, roasted red peppers, olives, cream cheese, and other tasty ingredients. Southwestern sushi tortilla roll ups recipe shared by Vandy.

Homemade Soft Pretzels
These soft and chewy pretzels are easy to prepare with a stand mixer, but can also be made by hand. These pretzels are delicious with a tangy mustard dip.

Mustard-Mayo Dip
This is a quick and easy mustard mayonnaise dip or sauce made with Dijon mustard and some dill. Serve this tasty dip with chicken strips, wings, or other snacks.

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