No New Year’s Eve party for adults is complete without these amazing appetizers! I personally love appetizers because they’re usually less time-intensive to make than a sit down dinner. Guests love them because you can offer more options than you could with a buffet or sit down dinner. Most appetizers can be served at room temperature, allowing you as the host to spend more time with your guests and less time in the kitchen.
Get your New Year’s Eve party rocking with these amazing tasty appetizers. From roasted fennel to phyllo appetizers to lobster rolls, these appetizers will have you and your guests partying past midnight.
If your babysitting plans fall through, scroll down for ways to make New Year’s Eve kid-friendly.
Black Eyed Pea Hummus | Snap Creativity
Prosciutto Wrapped Aspargus | May Purr
Summer Rolls | Recipes and Me
Roasted Fennel and Prosciutto Crostini with Cranberrry Citrus Marmalade | Williams Sonoma
Hot Corn Dip Recipe | Announcing It
Sweet Pepper Garlic Cheese Cups | Kleinworth Co.
Veggie Haggis and Mustard Bites Recipe | The Great British Chefs
Bacon Wrapped Smokies with Brown Sugar and Butter | Fave Thing
Spicy Thai Chicken French Bread Pizza | Gleam It Up
Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken | Six Sisters Stuff
Mini Lobster Rolls | Cuisine Recipes
Pomegranate Scallop Appetizer | Better Homes and Gardens
Asian Tuna Tartare on Cucumber Rounds | Blue Mountain Bistro
Slow Cooker Fondue Party | Spoonful
Baked Maple Brie with Pecans and Cranberries | Crazy Sweet Life
Chile Lime Cashews | Bon Appetit
Panettone | Paprika Paprika
6 Easy New Years Eve Appetizers | The Noshery
New Year’s Party for Kids
If you need to include the kids in your New Year’s Party at the last minute, here’s some great tips for kid-friendly New Year’s Eve food and activities.
This New Year’s Eve activity for kids is a simple yet fun way for you and your kids to remember the old year while ringing in the New Year. All you’ll need is a piece of canvas drop cloth from the painting department at your local Home Depot or Lowe’s, and Sharpie Permanent Markers or Fabric Markers. Then, start sharing memories with this New Year’s Eve party idea for kids! Kids can write or draw their favorite things from 2014 depending on their writing skills.
Kid-friendly party food is key to including the kids in your New Year’s Eve party. Clare of The Super Mommy Club has rounded up lots of great party food ideas along with activities and decorations for kids to make.
Kids will love the easy balloon countdown for New Year’s Eve! Not to mention the bubble wrap noise maker when the clock strikes midnight. Hop on over to check the rest of Steph of A Grande Life‘s ideas.