'Tis the season for pumpkins! Make your Thanksgiving feast extra festive and colorful with these pumpkin-themed appetizers for your guests to enjoy as they enter your home. Bon appetit!
Mini Pumpkin Pie Cheese Appetizers (Denna's Ideas)
"I found that after I refridgerated them for a few hours the bottom crackers were starting to soften up, so I would suggest assembling these last minute. They didn’t take long at all…..if you have your crackers in the right size!"
- Cheddar cheese
- Cream chese
- Pretzel stick
Pumpkin Brie Bites Appetizer (Sandy a la Mode)
"The crunchy delicious layers, I swear I could eat it every day! So I just had to mix all of these things together and add a candied pecan on top! The great thing about this recipe.. is that it is actually 3 recipes in one, keep reading to find out why!"
- 1 package puff pastry (2 sheets)
- 1 wheel of brie cheese
- 1 cup pumpkin butter
- 24 candied pecans
Pumpkin, Bacon and Goat Cheese Dip – Appetizers (Living Locurto)
"When I started brainstorming recipe ideas, I thought about the two things I love best in this world right after chocolate… goat cheese and bacon! After playing around with the taste, I came up with the perfect appetizer that even those who hate pumpkin like me will love!"
- 8 oz. Cream Cheese
- 4 oz. Goat Cheese
- ¾ cup Pureed Pumpkin
- 5 slices of bacon cooked and crumbled
- ⅛ teaspoon black pepper
- ½ cup of chopped walnuts or pecans
- ½ cup chopped granny smith apples
- ¼ cup honey for drizzling
- Crackers or baguette slices (I used Stacy's Simply Naked Bagel Chips)
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