5 Appetizers to Bring to a Christmas Party

Before becoming overwhelmed with what to bring to this years Christmas party at the boss's house or the in-laws, I've listed below some amazing and delicious recipes. Hopefully this makes your life a little easier this holiday season! Eat, drink and be merry. 

Lauren Kelp's Prosciutto Wrapped Dates

Why I like this recipe: Easy, quick & perfect for gluten intolerant folks. 

Photo by Constance Higley and recipe by laurenkelp.com

Photo by Constance Higley and recipe by laurenkelp.com

Maple Citrus Roasted Pecans

Why I like this recipe: Awesome for nut and maple lovers. The orange flavouring makes for a  perfect bite for the holidays. 

Photo and recipe from Marla Meredith at Family Fresh Cooking 

Photo and recipe from Marla Meredith at Family Fresh Cooking 

Shrimp and Spanish Chorizo Bites

Why I like this recipe: Surf & turf... anyone? This appetizer gives a little variety and will stand out from the typical spinach dip party. 

Photo and recipe from The Galley Gourmet

Photo and recipe from The Galley Gourmet

Brussels Sprouts Chips

Why I like this recipe: A healthier and colourful option to regular chips. If you wish, drizzle with a little bit of balsamic glaze and sprinkle with parmesan for an extra treat. 

Photo and recipe by Nom Nom Paleo

Photo and recipe by Nom Nom Paleo

Cocktail Meatballs

Why I like this recipe: Okay, who doesn't LOVE meatballs? Such a party pleaser and this savory recipe will make everyone asking "are there any more?". 

Photo and recipe by Once Upon a Chef

Photo and recipe by Once Upon a Chef