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Five Budget-Friendly Appetizers Worth Celebrating

By Value Guru, December 15, 2013  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Value Guru

Goat Cheese Sandies with Cranberry and Orange

Goat Cheese Sandies with Cranberry and Orange

Repeat after me: I can make the holidays scrumptious without compromising my budget or values.

With $60+ in coupons, 31 money-saving tips, 12 Sure Deals, 10 new budget appetizers and a meal planner, The Whole Deal® value guide makes it easy. Here’s a taste of the party perfect foods that we’re making this season without financial fallout.

Creamy Cauliflower and Apple Soup ShootersSweet Potato Bacon Bites. Bacon makes every holiday gathering better. Serve these baked sweet potato hors d’oeuvres topped with crisp bacon, green onions and sour cream and taste for yourself.

Creamy Cauliflower and Apple Soup Shooters. Need a dairy- or gluten-free offering that impresses? We’ve got your crowd-pleasing starter right here. (Our Health Starts Here® recipes celebrate naturally flavorful whole foods by limiting added sodium and containing no extracted oils or refined sweeteners. Search for more.)

Popcorn Shrimp with Clementine-Chipotle Cocktail Sauce. Smoky and sweet, this homemade cocktail sauce with chipotles, horseradish and fresh citrus is the perfect match for crunchy popcorn shrimp. (Tip: download the coupon for shrimp before you shop!)

Popcorn Shrimp with Clementine-Chipotle Cocktail SauceGoat Cheese Sandies with Cranberry and Orange. Goat cheese moves from appetizer to dessert in these uniquely delicious, sweet-tart cookies. Earn accolades and use this recipe for a homemade gift, cocktail party or cookie swap.

Pineapple Rosemary Crush Cocktails. We’re totally crushing on this refreshing cocktail. Made with fresh pineapple, rosemary, sparking wine and ginger ale, you’ll find us under the mistletoe with this beauty.

Party on with more penny-wise recipes like Simple Spiced Figs and Pumpkin Chile Con Queso.

What’s your go-to party food for serving while saving this season? Share in the comments!

From carving with confidence to pouring with pride, our online Holiday Cheat Sheet means more of your best for less stress. Order holiday meals online too; we'll do the work, you'll take the credit.

 

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Peg awald says ...
Do you stock kombacha
02/18/2014 8:30:28 AM CST
Nikki - Community Moderator says ...
@PEG - Most of our stores should carry kombucha options. Check with your local store directly to find out what they have in stock as our exact product options can vary.
02/18/2014 3:30:57 PM CST