Don't cancel tonight's gathering just because you're short on time. These easy recipes call for a short prep or can be made ahead. Most start with stuff you already have, so check your pantry and fridge and start stirring.
- Layered Crabmeat Spread
- Roasted Red Pepper-Feta Crostini
- Lima Bean-and-Fresh Herb Pâté
- Brown Sugar Bacon
- Black Pepper-Brown Sugar Bacon
- Chili Con Queso