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Grilled Chicken Wings

Grilled Chicken Wings

These grilled chicken wings are marinated in mojo for a tropical flair. In this recipe, whole wings are marinated in a homemade mojo that’s full of flavor thanks to sour orange juice, smashed garlic and a variety of spices. Mojo makes a great marinade for grilling. It’s just a little bit sweet, so that sour orange juice caramelizes on the chicken skin.

Camarones al Ajillo

Camarones al Ajillo

Camarones al Ajillo or garlic shrimp is just that, shrimp and a generous amount of garlic cooked in olive oil. Don’t worry, about all that garlic though, it’s gently sautéed in olive oil so it loses a lot of its kick. The rest of the ingredients are simple: spices, parsley and lime, that’s it. Serve camarones al ajillo with sliced, bread for dipping in the amazing garlic sauce.

Taco Dip

Taco Dip

This taco dip is a great alternative for taco night. It also makes a great appetizer for your next game-day spread. This dip is quick and easy. It’s made with lean ground turkey instead of ground beef, but don’t worry, the flavor is all there thanks to a combination of spices. The taco meat is generously layered with refried beans, cheese, black olives, green onions and tomatoes, making it hearty and delicious.

Creamy Spinach Dip

Creamy Spinach Dip

This creamy spinach dip is easy to make. In fact, there’s no cooking required. A few simple ingredients come together to make a creamy dip that’s ready in just a few minutes.

Cold Buffalo Chicken Dip

Cold Buffalo Chicken Dip

This cold Buffalo chicken dip is an easy, no fuss appetizer that’s great for parties or game-day festivities. Shredded chicken breast is combined with cream cheese, sour cream, spices and plenty of hot sauce.

Hot Sausage French Bread Pizza

Hot Sausage French Bread Pizza

This hot sausage French bread pizza is an easy and delicious dinner for busy weeknights, movie night or game-day. French bread is topped with olive oil, marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, hot Italian sausage, sliced onions and black olives.

Hot Spinach Dip

Hot Spinach Dip

If you want a simple appetizer, this hot spinach dip is really easy to make and comes together quickly. Take some help from the market by using frozen creamed spinach, instead of starting from scratch. Add some spices, mozzarella cheese and bake. Serve the spinach dip with tortilla chips and salsa.

Dr Pepper Marinated Steak Skewers

Dr Pepper Marinated Steak Skewers

These Dr Pepper marinated steak skewers are a fun and delicious appetizer to serve up at your next party or tailgate. We use affordable flank steak, and marinate it in a tangy and sweet Dr Pepper BBQ sauce.

Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos

Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos

These loaded sheet pan nachos are easy to make and absolutely delicious. Corn tortilla chips are loaded up with flavorful turkey taco meat, black beans, corn, black olives, green onions, tomatoes, and of course, cheese. Serve them with some sour cream and an assortment of hot sauce on the side.

Bacon Potato Bites

Bacon Potato Bites

These Bacon Potato Bites make a delicious appetizer or side dish. Little gold potatoes are cooked until tender. Then they’re wrapped in bacon and baked until the bacon is golden and crispy.