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  • Sal's Zeppole

    Considered the Italian doughnut, this version is a simple, yet classic form.

    Tags: snack
  • Beer Battered Fried Okra Stuffed With Crabmeat And A Spicy Green Onion Dipping Sauce

    Some of the most tasty and irresistible foods are deep fried. Try this favorite vegetable of the south, Okra. But it simply doesn't stop's stuffed with crabmeat and is accompanied by a spicy, green onion dipping sauce. You'll keep going for more!

    • Yield: 24 pieces
    Tags: snack
  • Pan Fried Spicy Crab Cakes

    These tasty cakes are great to serve as an appetizer before dinner, at a party or simply as a snack.

    • Yield: 10 cakes
    Tags: snack
  • Conch Fritters With Mango Chutney

    Transport yourself to the Caribbean by popping these conch delights into your mouth.

    • Yield: About 2 dozen
    Tags: snack
  • Emeril's Con Queso

    Emeril's Con Queso

    This simple, basic queso dip is a must for any South-of-the-border get-together.

    • Yield: 3 cups, serving 6 to 8
    Tags: kids, party, snack
  • Blow You Away Bagel Chips

    Blow You Away Bagel Chips

    Whip up a batch of these for your next party -- they're perfect for scooping up tastes of your favorite dip!

    • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
    Tags: kids, snack
  • Mmmm-hmmm Hummus

    Mmmm-hmmm Hummus

    This is a tasty dip that goes great with either pita chips, bagel chips, or your favorite crusty bread. Try squeezing a little extra lemon juice over the top before serving.

    • Yield: About 2 cups, serving 4 to 6
    Tags: kids, snack, party, dips
  • Baba Ghanoush

    Baba Ghanoush

    This classic Middle Eastern dip has become very popular throughout the world and once you taste it, we're sure you'll love it too.

    • Yield: About 2 1/4 cups
    Tags: party, snack, dips
  • Spicy Popcorn

    Spicy Popcorn

    Popcorn is just about the easiest snack to make at home. Put out a bowl of this spicy popcorn and it will be gone in minutes.

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 10 minutes
    • Yield: 6 cups
  • Sugared Popcorn

    Sugared Popcorn

    Sweet, salty, crunchy!! Need I say more?

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 10 minutes
    • Yield: 6 servings
    Tags: snack, kids