Recipes: Appetizers

Momma’s Queso

Not your average Velveeta Queso

Championship Bean Dip

This is a crunch-tastic solution for serving a houseful of folks gathered to watch the big game.

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Expect a herd of hungry eaters to dive into your slow cooker right after you lift off the lid.

Faith’s Cheese Dip

A Crockin' twist on the traditional slow cooker cheese dip from Nicole's sister's kitchen.

Cheesy Bean Dip

This super simple bean dip is a great little addition to any party! I used to always make it in the oven, but I like that it stays warm in the slow cooker. ...

Sam’s Meatballs

Quick and easy cocktail meatball recipe. You can cook these overnight and then reheat in the slow cooker before the party. Serve with small forks or...

Jalapeño Pinwheels

This is one of our favorite recipes from our Crockin’ for the Holiday magazine! The easy recipe is the perfect pop-in-your-mouth appetizer for your next...

Cinco de Queso

Add a little kick to your next party! I've been told this spicy queso taste a lot like the skillet queso you get at Chili's. It's delish!

Italian Fondue

A quick, delicious recipe that serves a crowd!

Yummalicious Gameday Dip

Super easy and quick dip. Great for game day and only a few ingredients!

hot sausage and cheese dip

a warm cheesy chip dip with a lot of goodness.

Hamburger Cheese Dip

This a great dip to take to a party and perfect for game day!

Crockin’ Chicken Salsa

This is a great game day dip, serve with tortilla chips.

Porcupine Meatballs

By request, here's my Porcupine Meatballs recipe for the slow cooker. Kids love them, but they also make a great sandwich or appetizer.

Charlie’s Chip Dip

This is a sweet chili. My awesome sister in-law gave me this recipe from her church cookbook. You can eat as a dip with fritos scoops or as chili with bread...

Gran’s Glazed Cocktail Smokies

Little Smokies in a wonderful Apricot Honey Mustard sauce. So good. The crowd will keep coming back for more with this one

Mimi’s Hamburger Dip

This is a wonderful dip served with Fritos. We never have any left when it is served at our home!

Freshly Baked Artisan Bread

The bread dough recipe comes from “Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day.” The idea to crock it came from a blog I ran across. Amazing, but it works...

Maple Sausage Queso

A great twist to queso – the maple sausage and corn really change the flavor and the beans are yummy too! Just won 1st place at a summer pot luck and a...

Spinach Artichoke Dip

Used 6-quart slow cooker

BBQ Chicken Sliders

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Crab Dip

Pair this with brimming bowlfuls of your favorite crackers and watch it disappear in record time.

Hubby’s Taco Dip

Submitted by: Stephanie

Cheese Stuffed Italian Meatballs

Cheese Stuffed Italian Meatballs – cheesy and easy slow cooked meatballs

Chicken Wings

Chicken Wings made easy in the crock pot!

Black Eyed Peas

When you show up with one of these dishes at a party you will be sure to go home with a clean crock, they are just too yummy to resist! Used 6-quart slow...

Pizza Dip

This is a great, easy dip for entertaining, and your guests will love it!

Jimmy Dean Dip

Jimmy Dean Dip – A delicious and easy to make dip

Super Easy Chili Dip

This cheesy dip is a real crowd pleaser!

Chicken Nacho Bake

Chicken Nacho Bake – recipe made in slow cooker

Hawaiian Meatballs

Hawaiian Meatballs – A tasty recipe that brings a taste of the islands to you.

Chili Cheese Dogs

Chili Cheese Dogs – A delicous spin on the American classic

Cheesy Seafood Dip

Cheesy Seafood Dip – Delicious dip recipe

Party Mix

Part Mix – fun party mix recipe made easy in the slow cooker

Bacon Wrapped Smokies

Quick, easy, and great for gatherings. What's not to love about this all-time favorite finger food?

Ham and Cheese Spread

Ham and Cheese Spread – slow cooker recipe for ham and cheese spread

Jalapeno Peppers

They are done when the skin of the jalapenos start to wilt and look wrinkly.
Serve hot or at room temperature. I like them best at room temperature.

Best Dip in the World

Best Dip in the World – A tasty dip that’s great for entertaining

Sweet And Sour Meatballs

Sweet and Sour Meatballs - A tasty recipe for the slow cooker.

Buffalo Chicken Dip #2

Buffalo Chicken Dip #2 - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

Cheesy Bacon Dip

Cheesy Bacon Dip - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

BBQ Smokies

BBQ Smokies - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

Game Time Dip

Game Time Dip - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

Addictive! Queso

Addictive! Queso - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

Mexican Fiesta Dip

Mexican Fiesta Dip

Red Pepper Pesto Dip

Red Pepper Pesto Dip

Sausage Cream Cheese Dip

Sausage Cream Cheese Dip

Hot Black Bean Dip

Hot Black Bean Dip

Texas Queso

Texas Queso

Creamy Artichoke Parmesan Dip

Creamy Artichoke Parmesan Dip