Browse our best ideas for appetizers to get your party planning started. Everyone knows the best parties are the ones with the best food, so pick a variety of appetizer options ranging from stunning hors d'oeuvres to the perfectly crafted (and super easy!) cheese plate. Plan to serve a range of appetizer recipes, baked appetizers, chilled appetizers, and even grilled appetizers, so that you have a constant rotation of platters at the ready, and that there's no back up in the kitchen waiting for the coveted spot in the oven. Start the party with these delicious bites that are sure to enliven everyone's appetite.
White Bean Dip with Rosemary and Sage
White beans make a wonderfully creamy and hearty dip when pureed, and the flavors of rosemary and sage make this dip irresistible. If serving with pita or baguette slices, heat the bread in a 250-degree oven for a few minutes first so it's nice and warm.