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Make the most of every moment with our collection of easy holiday appetizer ideas. From bake-and-serve nibbles to plant-based snacks, charcuterie boards and delectable cheeses, we’ve got something to suit every occasion and guest. All are ready in an instant, so you can jump right into the festive spirit!

For your New Year’s Eve Celebration

It’s the party of the year. Whether you host a crowd or just your inner circle, our inspired appetizers offer something to please all palates. Plus, they’re ready-made for the occasion to free up your time for gathering other essentials. Hello noisemakers, party hats and party crackers!

Savoury and Sensational Vegetarian Apps

This collection of savoury, bite-sized, stuffed appetizers make any gathering an occasion. Its trio of flavours, including Rich Mushroom and Cream Cheese, Roasted Red Pepper and Cream Cheese, and Spinach and Feta Cheese, elevate vegetables to sublime status.

purple box with a picture of five various puff pastries and scattered herb sprigs

A New Spin on Surf and Turf

Attention foodies: these tender, succulent Panache Bacon-Wrapped Scallops are a sweet-meets-smoky appetizer that’s tailormade for elegant parties and just as terrific for more casual, seafood-loving family feasts.

Purple box with three skewered bacon-wrapped scallops atop basil leaves

The Quintessential Holiday Cheese Appetizer

Brie is the ultimate crowd-pleasing cheese and this sumptuous Compliments Double Cream version, made with Canadian milk and cream, illustrates why. Bake this holiday must-have, drizzle it with a savoury or sweet topper or spread, add it to a decked-out cheese board—or all the above.

Wheel of Compliments double cream brie in white package with red label.

Snacks & Apps for a Foodie Friendmas

When you gather your favourite people to celebrate the season, you want your apps ready in an instant, delicious, and without the stress of last-minute prep. Our apps are just that: perfect for when you want to be a relaxed host in your ugly Christmas sweater, grazing, gossiping and enjoying every festive minute.

Italian-Style Grazing Board

This family-sized Charcuterie Trio assortment features thinly sliced Genoa salami with garlic and black pepper, salami layered with prosciutto as well as tender, sweet and salty Italian-imported prosciutto. All packaged for easy portioning (and resealing). Bring on the fresh bread and fruits for perfect holiday grazing.

Pack shot of Italian-style Compliments cold cuts.

Swap Buffalo Wings for Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

Packaged with a signature Buffalo Sauce, these Compliments Buffalo Cauliflower Bites sate cravings and satisfy both vegetarians and wing lovers. Enjoy them sauced and solo or get a little fancy and serve them on a goat cheese crostini.

orange box with buffalo cauliflower bites beside celery sticks on yellow and white napkins

Jalapeño Poppers with Pizzaz

These Compliments Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Peppers deliver a palate-pleasing fusion of flavour and texture. Jalapeño pepper halves filled with cream cheese and wrapped in bacon. Watch these pop off the plate as soon as their served!

Teal box with photo of seven bacon-wrapped poppers and a lime wedge and cilantro on a teal plate

Apps for an Open House

The best drop-in parties are fun, informal and have the tastiest finger food in the neighbourhood. Be the talk of the block with a lineup of appetizers that pay homage to your favourite pub fare.

Modern pub-inspired apps

These Compliments Buffalo Chicken Meatballs keep it flavour-packed with chicken tossed in Buffalo-wing style sauce. Simply heat and serve with festive toothpicks or go pub-inspired and arrange alongside crudité with ranch dip.

Orange box with photo of a pile of meatballs, a ranch dipping sauce, and celery and carrot sticks on a white plate

Crispy Crab and Cream Cheese

You’ll win extra host points for this exceptional Panache Crab Rangoon app which features crispy wontons filled with sweet blue swimming crab mixed with cream cheese and onion. You and your seafoodie friends will be clawing for more.

purple box with photo of three crab rangoons and two mint leaves

The All-Ages Appetizer

Compliments Macaroni & Cheese Bites features the ooey, gooey cheesiness of the classic comfort casserole rolled up into a bite-sized appetizer with a crisp topping: What could be better to serve during the holidays?

Orange box with photo of 1 torn open bite beside bowl of other bites on top red and white polka dotted napkins