20 Dishes and Appetizers to Bring to a Holiday Party

We all know the standard Thanksgiving foods — turkey, mashed potatoes, all the stuffing — but Christmas brings a bit more confusion. Everyone has a different opinion on what Christmas foods are and has their own traditions, so when you’re invited to a holiday party, what exactly are you supposed to bring?

We’ve rounded up some of the tastiest, most universally crowd-pleasing appetizers that will be sure to be a hit at any holiday party you attend — whether it be your own family’s Christmas dinner, or just your office potluck.

 

1. Thyme and Garlic Baked Camembert

 

2. Baked Brie with Pomegranates

Source: Love & Lemons

 

3. Pesto Pinwheels

 

4. French Onion Beef Sliders for a Crowd

 

5. Spinach and Sun Dried Tomato Dip Stuffed Mushrooms

Source: Recipe Runner

 

6. Slow Cooker Spinach Dip

 

7. Goat Cheese Stuffed Figs

Source: Snixy Kitchen

 

8. Mushroom Bruschetta

 

9. Crab Dip

Source: 40 Aprons

 

10. Garlic Butter Mushrooms

 

11. French Onion Tartlets

 

12. Holiday Butternut Squash Hummus

 

13. Antipasto Appetizer Cheese Board

 

14. Caramelized Onion, Spinach, and Cheddar Flaky Pastries

 

15. Sweet Potato Casserole Bites

 

16. Spinach and Artichoke Stuffed Garlic Bread

 

17. Roasted Balsamic Cranberry and Brie Crostini

 

18. Festive Olive Wreath Appetizer

 

19. The Perfect Cheeseboard

Source: The Everygirl

 

20. St. Nick’s Drop It Like It’s Hot Party Nuts

What’s your go-to food to bring to a holiday party?

  • I’ve really hopped on board with veggie trays (and not the store bought kind either!) and cheese trays. They’re kind of a classic.