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November 4, 2022
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Easy Party Food Everyone Will Love & Apple Bacon Stacks Recipe

Every celebration needs a few delicious snacks, but who wants to slave in the kitchen while everyone else is having fun? No one, that’s who. These recipes for easy party food are incredibly delicious, and incredibly easy too. Plus, get our recipe for Apple, Bacon & Cheese Stacks – it’s probably your new favorite appetizer.

 

Easy Party Food Recipes:

Olive Tapenade

Olive Tapenade

Olive Tapenade isn’t just a classic recipe, it’s a forever favorite. Serve it with crackers or French bread (and a bottle of Pinot Noir for the over-21 crowd). Here’s our trusty recipe for this easy party food – just blitz everything in a food processor, and you’re done.

Honey and Oregano Broiled Feta Caprese from Salt and Wind is a delicious recipe for Happy Hour at Home

Honey Broiled Feta Caprese

Just a handful of ingredients transform fresh feta into a sweet and savory masterpiece. Fans of red should pair Salt and Wind‘s creative take on Caprese with a Pinot Noir. Prefer white? Albarino would be a delightful choice.

California Grapes Summer Cheese Board

Grape & Cheese Board

Cheese & crackers -but make it NICE. Sure, you could slap some cheddar and crackers on a plate, or you could take a page out of The Delicious Life‘s playbook and recreate this stunning Grape & Cheese Board. Really, it’s a few cool cheese cuts, some fresh & dried fruit, and a platter. Sipping on a glass of sparkling wine is optional but highly encouraged.

Bacon-Wrapped Persimmons

Bacon-Wrapped Persimmons 

This Bacon-Wrapped Persimmons recipe from G Free Foodie is easy to make and incredibly delicious. It’s a simple appetizer or snack you can serve warm or room temperature. Winning.

California Sweet Potato Rounds with crumbled blue cheese and matchstick apple slices on top paired with a glass of red wine.


California Sweet Potato Rounds with Blue Cheese

Perfectly roasted sweet potato rounds topped with tart apple slices and crumbled blue cheese, yes please! Once you slice everything up and roast the rounds, you’re basically done. Our friends at Real California Milk sure know how to celebrate in style.

stuffed mini peppers with olives and walnuts and red wine

Pepper Jack Stuffed Mini Peppers

Fabulous warm or room temperature, these Stuffed Mini Peppers are ready in 20 minutes, start-to-finish, and perfect with virtually any red wine. Score.

Roasted Shrimp with Lemon & Garlic

Roasted Shrimp with Lemon & Garlic

This easy shrimp recipe from G Free Foodie is gluten-free, Paleo-friendly & totally delish. Use the roasted shrimp for an appetizer or make it the whole meal with rice & salad. Simple.

This 3-ingredient recipe is ready in 20 minutes, so you have way more time to prepare for your party.

And now…. our new favorite easy party food! If you’ve got a sharp knife and some bacon, you’re halfway there.

apple bacon cheese stacks

Apple Bacon + Toma Cheese Stacks

K.C. Cornwell
If you're looking for deliciously easy party food, here's your answer. These Apple Bacon + Toma Cheese Stacks are definitely a fan favorite, and ready in a snap.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 12 servings
Calories 94 kcal

Ingredients
 
 

  • 2 California Fuji apples
  • 3 slices thick cut bacon
  • 4 oz Toma cheese or Jack cheese
  • 1 TBSP hot honey
  • fresh basil & black pepper

Instructions
 

  • Cut the bacon into squares, and cook until crisp in the microwave, oven or in a hot skillet. Then set aside.
  • While the bacon is cooking, cut the cheese into small, thin chunks.
  • Slice the apples crosswise into thin rounds with a mandoline or sharp knife. Remove any seeds.
  • Make apple “stacks” with two or three rounds each on a serving platter or tray.
  • Add a piece or two of the cooked & cooled bacon and a piece of cheese to each stack. Add a basil leaf to each stack.
  • Add a touch of black pepper to the stacks, then drizzle with the hot honey.
  • Serve & enjoy!

Notes

Recipe can be doubled, or tripled!
Fabulous with California Cabernet or Zinfandel. 

Nutrition

Calories: 94kcalCarbohydrates: 6gProtein: 4gFat: 6gSaturated Fat: 3gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 117mgPotassium: 59mgFiber: 1gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 92IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 73mgIron: 0.1mg
Keyword apple, bacon
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