We all know the best part of the holiday season (besides the endless loop of tunes stuck in your head) is celebrating with family and friends.  But what is a holiday gathering without appetizers and tasty treats? They are almost as essential as figgy pudding and Home Alone. Check out our list of some easy, festive holiday recipes you won’t want to miss! They are perfect whether you are hosting a party or bringing your favorite tasty dish as a guest. Check them out!

Holiday Pizza Minis

First of all, who doesn’t love pizza, especially when shaped with holiday cheer?! Put your cookie cutters to extra use this season by using them to create miniature tree shaped pizzas, an easy recipe the kids will love!

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https://www.rhodesbread.com/recipes/view/christmas-pizza-minis

Chocolate-Dipped Pretzel Wreath Recipe

This seasonal spin on a classic treat will more than satisfy every guest’s sweet tooth. All you need to do is add festive sprinkles and arrange in the shape of a wreath to dry.

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http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/chocolate-dipped-pretzel-wreath

Turkey Cranberry Pinwheels

Place these cream cheese, spinach and cranberry filled tortillas in the shape of a tree to add some holiday flare!

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https://www.dealsplus.com/blog/turkey-cranberry-pinwheels/

Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip

One essential holiday taste: gingerbread! This easy dip recipe is sure to be a fan favorite.

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Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip

Holiday Appetizer Wreath

Pigs in a Blanket – holiday style! Modify this traditional recipe by baking in a wreath shape to get that holiday look.

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The Holidays Are a Perfect Time for Creative Bite-Sized Appetizers

Did this list make you hungry for some holiday fun?  If you are hosting your first holiday gathering in your new home this winter, we would love to hear! If you want to share your experience or if you have any questions regarding financing your home in time for the holidays, please feel free to reach out to a member of our Housing Buzz team today!