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New Year's Eve Party Food for the Whole Family

10 Best New Year's Eve Recipes


New Year's Eve parties for kids are just as popular as parties for adults. With these easy recipes, the whole family can ring in the New Year in style.

1. 7 Layer Dip Recipe

7 Layer Dip
Stephanie Gallagher

This 7 layer Mexican dip is a party staple in my house. I use homemade guacamole, but feel free to use store-bought guacamole (in the refrigerated section of your supermarket) to make it easier.


2. Chocolate Strawberries Recipe

Chocolate Strawberries
Stephanie Gallagher

This is one of those New Year's Eve recipes appeals to both kids and adults. Everybody loves the flavor of sweet, juicy strawberries paired with chocolate.


3. Hot Spinach Dip Recipe

Hot Spinach Dip Recipe
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Think the kids won't eat a spinach dip? Think again. This spinach dip is one of my kids' favorites, and it's no wonder. It has bacon, cream cheese, Parmesan cheese and sour cream in it. What's not to like?


4. Party Mix Recipe

New Year's Eve Recipes - Party Mix
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This party mix is one of those New Year's recipes that appeals to both kids and adults, because it combines sweet and salty flavors in every bite.


5. Spinach Balls Recipe

Spinach Balls
Stephanie Gallagher

These spinach balls are always a hit - even with people who claim they don't like spinach. The addition of sausage gives these spinach balls a zesty flavor.

6. Deviled Eggs

Deviled Egg Recipe

Who doesn't like deviled eggs? This recipe is a classic, and it makes a good, healthy snack for kids who might be too excited to sit down and eat at a New Year's Eve party.


7. Tuxedo Brownie Cookies

Tuxedo Brownie Cookies recipe
Stephanie Gallagher

These dressed-up cookies look festive on a New Year's eve party table, but they're really simple to make. Soft and chewy, these tuxedo brownie cookies are like a brownie and a cookie in one bite.


8. Mexican Quesadillas

Quesadillas Recipe
Stephanie Gallagher

Two kinds of cheese make these quesadillas extra tasty. If you don't like spicy food, feel free to leave out the green chilies.


9. Cocktail Meatballs Recipe

New Year's Eve Recipes - Cocktail Meatballs
Stephanie Gallagher

This is one of those party recipes that's been around for decades, but it's still worth making because everybody loves it.

10. Chocolate Brownies Recipe

Chocolate Brownies recipe
Stephanie Gallagher

These chocolate brownies are one of those New Year's Eve recipes you'll want to make every year. Simple, chocolate goodness is what you get in every bite of these chewy brownies.


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