Simple, Easy, Cold Appetizers

Sometimes you need some first-class simple, easy, cold appetizers so you can have everything ready and in the fridge until your guests arrive.

Below you’ll find the top 5 recipes followed by more of my favorites.

If you are worried about keeping your chilly treats cold then set trays or bowls on top of larger bowls filled with ice. You can also have two bowls or trays of the same appetizer and simply rotate them in and out of the fridge. They also make trays like the Hot and Cold Thermal Tray you could purchase as well.

Simple easy cold appetizers

Top 5 Appetizer Recipes

Popular especially at summer gatherings, these top 5 cool and refreshing bites are actually excellent to eat all year round when a craving arises. Enjoy!

Shrimp Cocktail Recipe – This shrimp cocktail recipe is the best you’ll try.

Pinwheel Appetizers – The colors and flavors really pop for these fun appetizers.

Ceviche Recipe – A cool zingy tropical treat that’s healthy too.

Deviled Eggs – You can’t go wrong with this classic.

Fruit Dip – These sweet creamy recipes are always popular.

More Cool Appetizers…

7 Layer Dip – So many elements packed into one dish make this appetizer a hit.

Blue Cheese Pears with Candied Walnuts – Combines sweet and savory in one luscious bite!

Fruit and Cheese Board – So easy…yet so elegant.

Guacamole – Packed with lime this appetizer is great for dipping.

Hummus - A hearty and flavorful dip that is easy to prepare and healthy.

Appetizer Sandwiches – Chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, and pesto are the stars of this great appetizer choice.

Smoked Salmon Appetizer – Just a touch of smoked salmon is all you’ll need for this great treat.

Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes – The sweetness of cherry tomatoes make perfect edible cups.

Tomato Mozz and Basil Bites – A caprese salad in one bite!

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