You’ve got about a week and a half until Thanksgiving rolls around… You might be cooking the whole meal and starting to wonder about what the heck you are going to serve while the meal is finishing up in the oven. Perhaps your mom tasked you with bringing a simple appetizer because she knows your aren’t the most skilled cook in the world. The point is, you need an appetizer for turkey day that’s both easy AND will still impress all your friends and family.
We’ve got your back on this one! We rounded up our favorite appetizers that are the perfect opener for a huge Thanksgiving meal, but won’t take you a ton of fancy ingredients or a ton of time to create.
There’s seriously no way to screw up any of these simple appetizers, but everyone will be ooo’ing and ahh’ing over the deliciousness. They’ll never know just how simple they were for you to make! So grab a glass of wine and kick back on turkey day – you’ve got this whole appetizer thing covered.
Brie & Cranberry Phyllo Turnovers – Cookin Canuck
Bacon-Wrapped Squash Bites – Chowhound
3-Ingredient Baked Ham and Cheese Rollups – The Comfort of Cooking
3-Ingredient Cream Cheese Wonton Dip – Creme de la Crumb
Sweet & Sour Crockpot Meatballs – Frugal Fanatic
Gooey Baked Camembert – French Flakes
Rosemary-Lemon Monkey Bread – Flour Arrangements
Baked Fontinella Cheese Dip – Easy Peazy Mealz
Best Baked Brie with Balsamic Cherries – Averie Cooks
Sausage & Stuffing Balls – I Should Be Mopping the Floor
Roasted Sweet Potato Pie Bites – Food Faith Fitness
Cheesy Sloppy Joes Puff Pastry Rolls – Curious Nut
Caramel Apple Bruschetta – My Suburban Kitchen
Baked Goat Cheese Roasted Cranberry Appetizer – Honey & Birch
Bacon Jam Tartlets – Sauce + Style
Cornbread Tomato Tarts – Sauce + Style
Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Cups – Sauce + Style
The whole fam is going to be so proud of your mad cooking skills!