While celebrations are on, the highlight for New Year is always on food. Here are some of the New Year Party Dishes that can keep you and your guests awake till mid night. These are easy recipes that can be tried for both small and big parties.
- Confetti Cookie Dough Ball:
It’s a colorful dish with some yummy cookies around it. Ingredients required are 12 oz. cream cheese softened, 3/4 c. brown sugar, 1/4 c. butter softened, 1 c. mini chocolate chips, 1/2 tsp. vanilla, assorted rainbow and silver sprinkles for decorating ball and Nilla pretzels or wafers for serving. In a bowl beat cream cheese, butter, vanilla, sugar and then blend choco chips. Bring this mixture into a ball shape along with some cookies around it and refrigerate it for 3 hours.
Mix sparkles together in a bowl and spray it on the mix and serve it fresh. Time required for this recipe is just 15 mins.
- Garlicky Shrimp Cocktail:
Those who love spices and prawn should definitely try this dish. It requires just 20 mins including cooking time. Ingredients are 1 lb. raw, tail-on shrimp, deveined and cleaned, 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, kosher salt, Juice of ½ lemon, Freshly ground black pepper, 1/4 c. grated Parmesan, 2 tbsp. chopped fresh parsley, 3 cloves garlic minced and Marinara sauce warmed for dipping. Mix all the ingredients into a bowl and place it into 400 degree pre-heat oven. Cook it for about 10 minutes and then marinate with Marinara sauce.
- Steak Frites Bites:
This recipe required an hour’s time to cook and the ingredients are 1 tbsp. chopped rosemary, 1 lb. flank steak, 2 tbsp. olive oil, 1 tbsp. Dijon mustard, freshly ground black pepper, kosher salt, Steak sauce for serving and 1/2 bag frozen French fries. This is prepared in pre-heat oven and the cooking time for the same is about 1 hours. But marinating and other process will take in total about 2.5 hours.
- Baked Biscuit Wreath Dip:
The love for baked biscuits will never die especially on occasions like New Year. The total time required to prepare this recipe is minutes. Ingredients are 1 can refrigerated biscuits, 1/2 c. plus 1 Tbsp. crumbled Parmesan, Olive oil for brushing biscuits, 2 c. shredded mozzarella, 3/4 c. frozen spinach, 1 c. ricotta, defrosted and chopped, 2 tsp. garlic powder, 1/4 c. mayonnaise, 1 tsp. salt and crushed red pepper flakes for garnish.
- Slow-Cooker Crab Dip:
Preparation is easy if you have all these ingredients such as 12 oz. cream cheese, 1/2 c. grated Parmesan, 1/2 c. mayonnaise, 2 garlic cloves minced, 1/2 c. thinly sliced scallions, Juice of 1 lemon, Worcestershire sauce, 12 oz. canned crab meat and Ritz for serving.
- Bacon Brussels Sprout Skewers:
About 10-12 skewers can be prepared with the below ingredients in just 30 minutes. Ingredients are 1 lb. Brussels sprouts, Flaky sea salt, 1 lb. packages thick-cut bacon and freshly ground black pepper. Roasting time for this is about 20-25 minutes only.
- Pizza Stuffed Mushrooms:
Preparation time is 25 minutes at pre-heat oven of 350 degree. Ingredients required are 20 Mushroom caps, 1 jar marinara sauce, shredded mozzarella, 1 package mini pepperoni and shredded basil. Use a pizza base to place all these ingredients and bake it for about 15-20 minutes. Serve it fresh and hot with some cheese toppings.
- Creamsicle Fizz:
Get a drink with some right measure of alcohol to enjoy the New Year Eve until mid-night. Ingredients for the same are sugar, 1 oz. Vanilla Vodka, 1/2 c. ice, 1 oz. blood orange or orange juice, Cava, Prosecco, Champagne, Food styling by Micah Morton and 1 orange slice. Fill all these ingredients into a cocktail shaker to get the final taste.
- Pomegranate Moscow Mule:
This is a best festive twist. Ingredients required are 2 oz. vodka, 1 tbsp. pomegranate seeds, 1 oz. pomegranate juice, 1 tbsp. lime juice, 1/2 c. ice, ginger beer, 1 tsp. honey and Sprig of Rosemary. Bring all these ingredients into a cocktail glass and stir well to get the vodka evenly mixed. Top the drink with ginger bear and then garnish with fresh rosemary. The drink can be served for 1 person and preparation time is about 10 minutes only.
- Antipasto Picks:
Easy and quick dish which can be prepared in just 5 minutes if you have all the ingredients handy. Required items are marinated artichokes, mozzarella balls, grape tomatoes, marinated olives, extra-virgin olive oil, Italian flat-leaf parsley and kosher salt. Drizzle the picks with olive oil and salt seasoning.