The Betty Crocker site has a whole section of ideas!
Quoting KaylaMillar:7 layer dip, chocolate chip cheese ball, jalepeno popper, pigs in a blanket, sliders
Oh hmm BBQ Pulled pork sandwiches..... a taco dip.. or some meatballs in grape jelly and chili sauce.... yummy
Veggie pizza is another good idea:O)
I usually make beef barbecue or chili for things like this. Make a vegetable tray, cheese and ring bolognie tray, buffalo chicken dip with chips. I make a macaroni or potato salad for a nice side dish.
Looks like you already have alot of great suggestions. This is always a hit at my house when we have a get together.
Super Italian Sub
Sandwich big enough to feed a crowd. You can make this up to 24
hours ahead, and just unwrap, slice and enjoy. Perfect for picnics.
15 min | 15 min prep
SERVES 10 -12
1 loaf Italian bread (unsliced)
1/3 cup olive oil
1/4 cup cider vinegar or red wine vinegar
8 garlic cloves, minced
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/2 lb capicola, thinly sliced (ham)
1/2 lb cooked turkey, thinly sliced
1/4 lb genoa salami, thinly sliced
1/4 lb provolone cheese, sliced
1/4 lb mozzarella cheese, sliced
3 cups lettuce, shredded
1 green pepper, thinly sliced into rings
1. Cut bread in half lengthwise; hollow out top and bottom using
a small serrated knife or your fingers, leaving a 1/2" shell
(discard removed bread or save for another use).
2. Combine oil, vinegar, garlic, oregano and pepper; brush on cut
sides of bread top and bottom.
3. On the bottom half, layer half of the meats, cheeses, lettuce and
4. Repeat layers.
5. Replace bread top.
6. Serve immediately or wrap tightly in plastic wrap; refrigerate
Meatballs are always a big hit.
How about getting little pitas and having everyone make their own little pizza?
Make ahead some spicy meatloaf, roll into individual little hot dogs, put them on a cookie sheet in the freezer to get them to set up, then wrap individually in seran wrap and put in a freezer bag. You only have to take out what you plan on using. Either grill them or pop in the oven and have some spicy/sweet sauce to go on them....serve on a hot dog bun, of course! Always a hit with us to take camping!
1 cup mayo
1 cup sour cream
1 large roma tomato- seeded and chopped
1 pouch or jar of real bacon bits
Hawaiian bread or other bread for dipping
Mix together mayo, sour cream, tomato, and bacon. Serve with bread for dipping.
I make this for a lot of church gatherings and everyone loves it. It's so easy, too :)
First shug......how many people are coming? What type of Cuisine do u normally make that u know your guest will like?
for parties we go all out
We make Grumpie's-Reuben Pizza,Philly Cheese Pizza, Little Cocktail weiner's in BBQ Sauce on a tooth pick,we also make Chorizo an Cheese dip with Rotel tomatoe's-make sure u buy thick tortilla chips to hold the thick goodness....otherwise your guest will wear it?????
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