Christmas is a time for sharing and having neighbors, friends and family around to enjoy your hospitality. It is also a time for visiting others, many people like to not only have a nice selection of finger food ready at home but also to take some with them when visiting to share. Buying readymade appetizers can be expensive and those people who are health conscious will often prefer to make their own so they can be sure of the ingredients they contain.
This selection of easy to make Christmas appetizers and finger foods have been chosen to help make planning your Christmas meals and entertaining planning easier. It uses the best quality organic ingredients. Christmas need not be expensive or overelaborate and this assortment will give you plenty of ideas to select from or you can create your own original Christmas finger foods using these examples as an inspiration.
Pigs in the Blanket Wreath
These delightful mini sausage rolls are easy to make and are sure to please.
Pepperoni Basil Tomato Puffs
Made with puff pastry and sundried tomatoes these savory bites are very moreish and scrumptious.
Piquillo Pepper and Cheese Toasts
These yummy, easy and scrumptious Piquillo Pepper and Cheese Toasts can make a good jump start to your Christmas party. Give your guests a treat by preparing this easy to make and no-hassle to eat toasts.
Pitta Bread and Avocado Christmas Trees
Soft creamy avocado spread over wedges of pitta bread with diced red capsicum as a decoration then served on a stick, make these lovely and tasty Christmas trees
A tortilla recipe that can make a good appetizer for Christmas. By making them into bites and sticking toothpicks make them easy to eat on party.
This delightful array of canapes is pleasing to the eye and taste buds, with a mixture to tempt all tastes, perfect for Christmas snacks or dinner parties.
Holiday Cherry Bombs
These preserved cherries are a lovely sweet treat with their different sugar candy coats for a pre-dessert or a fantastic addition to the Christmas buffet.
Who could resist these lovely flavorful bites made with fresh tomato, assorted Italian herbs and mozzarella cheese on a puff pastry base the grilled to perfection.
Cheese Ball Bites
This beautiful array of different colored and flavored bliss balls on sticks make a great centerpiece to any table.
Caprese Bites with Pesto
This elegant caprese is made on a square of fresh white bread spread with pesto and a piece of feta cheese then topped with half a cherry tomato and held together using a toothpick.
Ham and Cheese Pinwheels
These super tasty cheese, ham and tomato pinwheels are a winning combination and sure to please everyone. RECIPE HERE
Christmas Tree Pull Apart
Made using flavored balls of sourdough placed together to form a Christmas tree shape then baked and decorated in Christmas colors, they are easily eaten dipped in your favorite sauce or dip. RECIPE HERE
Brie Bites with Sugared Cranberries
Crispy Loaded Hasselback Potato Bites
An all-time favorite treat of baked potatoes with crispy bacon, red capsicum and sour cream topped with thinly sliced spring onion. RECIPE HERE
Another tasty treat made with fresh cream cheese blanched broccoli florets and diced red peppers to tease your taste buds. RECIPE HERE
Marinated cubes of red capsicum with garlic place on warm toasted French bread stick slices with feta cheese. RECIPE HERE
Courgette Christmas Candles
Made using freshly blanched broccoli, cauliflower and yellow capsicum for the stars this great looking dip uses cherry tomatoes to spell out the word Joy. RECIPE HERE
Festive Guacamole Appetizer
Made from sliced flatbread cut into Christmas tree shapes the edible Christmas trees are spread with cream cheese and decorated with different colored and shaped pieces of capsicum. RECIPE HERE
FIVE INGREDIENT CRANBERRY PISTACHIO GOAT CHEESE BITES
Want an easy Christmas finger food appetizer that you can make in just five minutes? Try these goat cheese bites, coated with pistachios and cranberries! They look so yummy and very festive, perfect for the holiday season! RECIPE HERE
Basil Whipped Feta Mini Phyllo Dough Shells
A combination of salty and sweet crunchy dough shells, filled with basil whipped feta cheese and topped with tomatoes and mini peppers. This christmas appetizer can be your guests favorite in party. Being in a small bites, they are easy to eat and enjoy. RECIPE HERE
SWEET POTATO ROUNDS WITH HERBED RICOTTA AND WALNUTS
These crunchy sweet potato rounds, topped with almond butter and fresh diced cranberries will surely create a taste sensation for the festive season,
Cranberry Feta Pinwheels
Healthy cranberries are mixed with feta cheese to make these festive pinwheels that make great snacks of gifts for friends and family at Christmas. RECIPE HERE
Bacon, Lettuce, & Tomato Tea Sandwich
These delicious sandwich bites are made with crispy bacon, fresh tomato, lettuce and medallions of freshly toasted bread place on a stick for easy eating.
Roasted Balsamic Cranberry and Brie Crostini
Homemade cranberry chutney topping a slice of toasted French bread spread with cashew nut butter for a delightful Christmas appetizer. RECIPE HERE
LOADED BAKED POTATO ROUNDS
Flavored with tasty cheddar cheese and diced cooked bacon with finely sliced spring onions the baked potato rounds are very tasty. RECIPE HERE
Dilly Cucumber Bites
The slices of English cucumber are topped with herb flavored cream cheese and fresh sliced tomato for a refreshing Christmas appetizer. RECIPE HERE
Watermelon Cups with Cranberry Mascarpone
Cubes of mouthwatering watermelon topped with a Cranberry Mascarpone and garnished with colorful flavors can be your ultimate snack and finger food in Christmas.
Fiesta Stuffed Mini Peppers
These mild peppers are sliced lengthwise and filled with cheese mornay sauce before being grilled until slightly browned and tender. RECIPE HERE
Baked Parmesan Zucchini Sticks
Fried in hot herb butter until crisp, accompanied with a Lebanese style cucumber yogurt dip, these zucchini sticks will surely win your guest’s hearts on any Christmas party! RECIPE HERE
Carrot Cherry Tomatoes and Cucumber
A simple platter made of fresh baby carrots, cherry tomatoes and sliced cucumber to help cleanse the pallet between courses or to eat as a refreshing snack. RECIPE HERE
FRIED ROSEMARY MOZZARELLA BALLS
Flavored with herbs, these mozzarella bites are sure to be a favorite with all the family on Christmas! These can be pretty easy to make as you just need mozzarella bits, coat them with herbs and flavor, fry and you’re done!
Chicken Bacon Ranch Loaded Potato Skins
Fresh baked young potatoes smothered with tasty cheeses of your choice and topped with fried honey cured bacon. You will never go wrong with potatoes as almost everybody like potatoes. How much more if they are loaded with cheese and bacon! RECIPE HERE
Homemade Mac and Cheese Bites
These mac and cheese bites are great to serve as an appetizer at Christmas or New Year. Cheese, yummy and easy to make, this Christmas appetizer food can be everyone’s favorite in your Christmas party!
Cheesy Hashbrown Bites
These very tasty cheese baskets are everyone’s favorite with their crisp potato basket and savory filling. These are perfect for any party as appetizer, much more on Christmas! Be ready to prepare batches as they might be gone as soon as you put them in the table. RECIPE HERE