46 Holiday Finger Foods

From crostinis to cheese puffs - these holiday appetizers will keep your guests mingling and satisfied until the main course is served.

Part of: Holiday Central: Appetizers

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Mushroom Puffs

"This is a great appetizer recipe. I love the mushroom filling; it is creamy and has great texture."

-Chef*Lee

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Chickpea Fritters with Spicy Aioli

"This is a nice, simple appetizer with interesting flavors. The mayonnaise can easily have a second life in sandwiches as well."

-Doug Mc

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Potato Croquettes

"I added onion and bell pepper and these were even better!"

-FrannieJ

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Tater-Tot Potato Skins

"You can't beat this classic flavor combo. These are the perfect finger food."

-Starrynews

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Roasted Garlic Crostini

"These had a fantastic combination of flavors. They were such a hit, we ate them two days in a row."

-GaylaJ

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Shrimp & Lime Tartlets

"These are the perfect party finger food, and they are delicious with a glass of bubbly."

-**Jubes**

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St. Louis-Style Toasted Ravioli

"I tried this recipe tonight and it was a major hit! Really took me back to my St. Louis roots."

-mneprobst

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Smoked Ham Salad on Potato Coins

"The potato coins make a fabulous base for the salad. They are so different from the usual, expected crackers or bread."

-GaylaJ

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Coconut Chicken with Apricot Chutney

"I have four words: Keep your paws off!"

-gailanng

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Tomato Devils

"The flavor of this appetizer was wonderful. They were eaten very quickly."

-Starrynews

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Cheese Puffs

"These are quick, easy and they make an excellent appetizer."

-EeeGee

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Pepper & Feta Roll-Ups

"This was a great recipe. I cut the roll-ups into small slices and served them as appetizers."

-!Students Hope for cooking!

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Chicken-Tahini Salad on Mini Pitas

"I really loved this chicken salad recipe. It was very fresh tasting and delicious."

-Dr. Jenny

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Spicy Meatballs with Savory Jam

"The meatballs were packed with flavor, but the jam really put the dish over the edge."

-The Flying Chef

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Chicken Caesar Salad Cups

"These were excellent served both hot and cold. The salad cups were easy to throw together and had a nice flavor and texture."

-Baby Kato

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Bacon Deviled Eggs

"What a delicious combination of ingredients. I love the salty crunch that the bacon adds to this treat."

-Mom2Rose

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Scarecrow Chicken Sticks

"These are so easy to prepare. The shredded coconut adds a great taste and gives them a neat texture."

-Mary Jenny

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Garlicky Bean & Ham Dip

"This dip is wonderful. It is so easy to make and goes great with pita or naan."

-Cookin-jo

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Mascarpone Crostinis

"This is a wonderful appetizer, and one that I will be making many times over."

-Bobbie

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Hummus-Filled Cucumber Logs

"The creamy center and crunchy outside went great together. Everyone really enjoyed these."

-Chef floWer

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Salmon & Parmesan Cups

"These are so simple and would be an ideal dinner party starter."

-Peter J

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Cranberry & Sausage Tartlettes

"These are great little appetizers. They are very easy to make and look pretty, too."

-*Parsley*

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Spinach & Garlic Bread

"I made this bread for a party and it was a huge hit. Everyone asked for the recipe."

-nad smith

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Pear & Smoked Gouda Snack

"These are not your average cheese and crackers. They have adult-appeal, yet kids will enjoy them too."

-*Parsley*

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Eggplant & Feta Rolls

"These eggplant rolls are really easy to make and taste fantastic. We prepare them as part of our appetizer buffet at parties."

-tigerduck

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Goat Cheese & Apple Slices

"This is a great appetizer. All of the flavors come together well and they are pretty quick to make."

-Starrynews

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Mini Spinach Quiche Bites

"I served these at a Christmas party and before too long, the tray was empty."

-Dotty2

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Sundried Tomato Bruschetta

"These are delicious and easy little bruschettas. We love the goat cheese — it really complements the taste of the sundried tomatoes."

-Maïté G.

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Smoked Trout & Cucumber Sandwiches

"This is a great low-carb finger food. I switched mine up a bit by using cucumber on the bottom instead of bread, and I really liked it."

-JanuaryBride

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Antipasto Bread

"These were outstanding. I made them for an appetizer party and they went over really well."

-Mom2Rose

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Mini Stuffed-Crust Pizzas

"This was an awesome snack, and so much healthier than store-bought pizza rolls."

-Mama's Kitchen (Hope)

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Holiday Ham Balls

"These were fabulous. I used leftover ham from Christmas and served them with ballpark mustard."

-linguinelisa

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Portabella Mushroom Fries

"These looked great and tasted great. I don't have a deep-fryer so I made them on the stove-top."

-Scoutie

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Tiny Quiches

"These are a perfect party appetizer. Everyone loved them."

-Lalaloula

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Cajun Bourbon Chicken Bites

"These are a great appetizer. I used a little soy sauce and added a bit of cornstarch to thicken the sauce."

-Punky Julster

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Cheesy Artichoke Crostini

"These went fast. Everyone loved the unique flavor of cashew cream on these crostinis."

-Kozmic Blues

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Spicy Chicken Appetizers

"These were a hit. They have a wonderful spicy flavor and a crispy crust."

-Susie D

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Brie Pastries With Artichoke & Prosciutto

"These are great! I have made them twice now and everyone loves them. They are wonderful with red wine!"

-NcMysteryShopper

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Focaccia With Fresh Herbs

"This was delicious! I had a whole bunch of fresh herbs to use up and this was the perfect way to use them."

-abbilyn

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Oven-Dried Tomatoes

"My sweet aunt gave me cherry tomatoes from her farm and this was the perfect way to use them. I love these tender little morsels; they just burst with flavor!"

-Balto Beth

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Apple & Onion Flatbread Pizza

Cut this sweet and savory flatbread into wedges and watch it disappear on your holiday table.

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Curried Chicken Tea Sandwiches

"Absolutely delicious and beautiful served on a bed of lettuce. Great for parties or just a light lunch."

-DailyInspiration

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Deep Fried Coconut Shrimp

"These are very tasty and extremely easy to fix. I served it with an orange marmalade, dijon mustard and horseradish sauce."

-Cheryl Woodall

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Mediterranean Stuffed Mushrooms

"I just love this recipe! The flavors are incredible. I made them for a dinner party last night and they were a big hit."

-EddyGirl

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Onion Chip Dip

"SO good! We've literally dipped everything in it: cheese straws, vegetables, crackers — my fiancé even wanted it on his sandwiches today!"

-anniesnomsblog

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Chocolate Dipped Kettle Chips

"I really enjoyed the flavor of the spicy chips and chocolate together!"

-alligirl

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