Organizing, preparing, and serving a multi-course meal for friends or family over the holiday season can seem stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Of course, you will need to hone your accommodation and entertainment skills; and yes, you will need to perfect the balance giving your guests the attention they deserve while setting the table for the memorable meal ahead. But when you’re armed with shortcuts, you can do it all. And when it comes to vacation gatherings, our favorite accommodation hack distracts guests with mouthwatering and awesome appetizers that require no cooking.
No-bake holiday appetizers are a real bargain, especially when hosting a holiday meal for a large group. And when you are able to prepare and serve them before your guests arrive, even better. The best part is, Pinterest is full of no-bake holiday appetizers, from irresistible scoops of smoked salmon cheese to cranberry brie bites and vegan charcuterie Christmas wreaths that are almost too pretty to eat.
Coming up, we’ve rounded up 12 of our favorite no-cook holiday appetizers that will make lodging a snap this year.