Tuesday, December 30, 2008

New Year Appetizers and Party Food Menu Ideas

Everything you need for your New Year's Eve party from beverages to dips, appetizers to seafood dishes and all the traditional New Year's Day eats, all in one place from Deep South Dish!


Boiled Drinking Custard


Holiday Sangria
Southern Mimosas
Pomegranate Cosmos
Party Punch (Alcohol Free)
Milk Punch
Hair of the Dog Classic Bloody Mary
Spiked and Spiced Hot Chocolate
Homemade Eggnog

More Beverages and Cocktails

Cheese Straws

Dips and Salsas

Cajun Guacamole
Sausage and Cheese "Hissy Fit" Dip
Hot BBQ Pulled Pork Dip
Hot BBQ Chicken Dip
Cheddar Bacon Dip
Charleston Cheese Dip
Fire 'n Ice Pickle Dip
Southern Caviar - Black-eyed Pea Salad
Mississippi Style Texas Caviar Salsa Dip
Kickin' Rotel Restaurant Style Salsa
Garden Fresh Salsa
Caramelized Onion Dip
Cream Cheese with Hot Pepper Jelly Dip and Ritz crackers
Spinach & Artichoke dip with white tortilla chips
Rotel Queso Dip with Tostito scoops
Shrimp Rotel Dip
Hot Crab Dip with Club crackers
Buffalo Chicken and Bacon Dip
Hot Corn Dip
White Rotel Dip
Warm Feta and Artichoke Dip
Classic 70s 7-Layer Dip
Caramelized Onion Dip
Awesome Jalapeno Popper Dip
Cold Corn Dip
Cream Cheese and Hot Pepper Jelly Dip
Cajun Shrimp Spread and Dip

Crab Martini

Appetizers, Snacks and Starters

Green Chile Cheese Squares
Hanky Pankies
Crab Stuffed Mushrooms(with Sausage Variation)
Fire Cracker Saltines
Stuffed Pizza Bites
Crab Stuffed Potatoes
Fried Pickles
Jalapeno Poppers
Jalapeno Chicken Poppers
Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos
Angels and Devils on Horseback
Fried Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Bite Size Bacon and Tomato Cups with Basil
Spicy Cheese Bites
Homemade Meatballs
Grape Jelly Meatballs and Little Smokies Sausages
Bacon Cheeseburger Meatball Bites with Burger Sauce
Spicy Sweet Andouille Sausage Bites
Sausage Cheese Balls
Cheese Straws
Loaded Potato Skins
Fire 'n Ice Pickles
Muffuletta Sandwiches
Sausage Cheese Balls
Original 1952 Chex Mix
Crab Martini
Deviled Eggs
Pimento Cheese Finger Sandwiches
Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos
Shrimp Remoulade
Shrimp Cocktail

More Appetizers

Ain't No Thing Chicken Wings


Oven Baked Louisiana Hot Wings
Ponzu Lime Mojo Wings
Cane Syrup Glazed Sriracha Hot Wings
Hot Wings with Blue Cheese Dip
Oooey Gooey Crockpot BBQ Wings
Sticky Sweet & Spicy Oven Baked Wings
Southern Fried Hot Wings

Crawfish Rice Dressing


Creamy Oyster Stew
Corn and Crab Chowder
Cajun Courtbouillon
Seafood and Okra Gumbo
with Shrimp, Crab and Oysters

Shrimp and Okra Gumbo
Shrimp Casserole
Shrimp and Grits
Crawfish Rice Dressing

More Seafood


Eggs in Purgatory


Garlic Cheese Grits
Grillades and Grits
Baked Garlic Cheese Grits Casserole
Eggs in Purgatory
Creamy Scrambled Eggs with Herbs
Hash Brown Andouille Sausage Quiche
Speedy Breakfast Casserole
French Market Beignets
Cafe au Lait
Pain Perdu Custardy French Toast
Overnight Baked French Toast Casserole
Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes
Pecan Waffles
Denver Po'boy

Ever wonder why Southerners eat certain foods
for the New Year? Read up on it here.


Hangover Helpers

Classic Bloody Mary
Classic Hair of the Dog Bloody Mary

Pork Roast

Brown Sugar Cocoa Cola Baked Ham
Cajun Glazed Ham
Smothered Pork Roast with Rice
Pork Roast with Spicy Sweet Onion Pan Sauce
Sage Pork Roast with Apple Pan Sauce
Pork Chops - Fried, Smothered, Baked
Easy Cheater Pulled Pork
Spicy Crockpot Pulled Pork
Carolina Style Crockpot Pulled Pork
Pork Ribs - 3 Recipes
Fall Off the Bone Oven Baked Ribs
Not too cold to break out the grill? Try these Grilled Ribs
Country Style Ribs
Black-eyed Pea Jambalaya with Bacon, Ham and Smoked Sausage

More Pork

Corned Beef and Cabbage Hash

Collard Greens
Green Gumbo
Southern Fried Cabbage
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Corned Beef and Cabbage Hash
Scalloped Cabbage
Cajun Cabbage au Gratin
Stir Fried Cabbage with Ground Beef
Pineapple Buttermilk Coleslaw
Sweet and Sour Coleslaw
Basic Creamy Coleslaw

Deep South Hopping John

Black-Eyed Peas

Deep South Hoppin' John - Black-eyed Pea Jambalaya
Black-eye Peas and Rice
Greens and Black-eyed Pea Soup

Skillet Cornbread

Sides and Other Stuff

Southern Caviar - Black Eyed Pea Salad
Southern Fried Potatoes
Colcannon - Cabbage and Potatoes
Cajun Potato Salad
Pizza Pasta Salad
Shrimp and Bow Tie Pasta Salad
Shrimp and Macaroni Salad
Shrimp and Salad
BLT Salad
Skillet Cornbread

More Sides


Greens and Black-eyed Pea Soup

Sausage and Sweet Potato Soup with Black-eyed Peas and Cabbage
Ham and Cabbage Soup
Leek and Cabbage Soup
Turnip Green Soup
Cabbage Soup
Gumbo Z'herbes (Greens Gumbo)

More Soups, Stews, Gumbo and Chili

Fruit Iced Tea
Southern Iced Tea
Mint Iced Tea
Southern Fruit Iced Tea

And, of course, there's always
(No leftovers? Make more!)

7 Layer Bars


Homemade Coconut Sheet Cake with Divinity Icing
Southern Pound Cake
Buttermilk Texas Sheet Cake
Apple Dapple Cake
Fresh Apple Cake
Apple Upside Down Cornmeal Cake
Lazy Daisy Cake
Sour Cream Lemon Poppy Seed Cake
Southern Caramel Cake
Strawberry Cake
Mandarin Orange Cake
Peach Crumb Cake
Red Velvet Cake
Old Fashioned Coffee Cake
Sour Cream Coffee Cake
German Chocolate Cake
Almond Joy Cake
Easy Banana Cake

Candies & Cookies

Forgotten Cookies
Crockpot Candy - Chocolate Peanut Clusters
Cornflake Candy
Old Fashioned Ting-a-Lings
Old Timey Rum Balls and Bourbon Balls
Rocky Road Squares
Rolo Pretzel Turtles
Decorator Cut-Out Sugar Cookies
Pecan Finger Cookies
Pecan Shortbread Cookies
Sweet Dreams Fudge Candy
7 Layer Magic Bars
Check the Online Cookbook for even more ideas!

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