Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

These easy RITZ Cracker appetizers are bite-size snacks for when life gets spontaneous. Savory and sweet, each one uses fewer than 4 ingredients and will be ready in under 15 minutes. Perfect for a party. Plus video tutorial!

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Some of the best moments in life are spontaneous! These recipes are for when you want to get creative with some simple and delicious recipe combinations for an unforgettable party!

When it’s time to do some entertaining, we often find we need some quick hors d’oeuvres ideas in a hurry. Each of these sweet and savory recipe ideas are 4 ingredients or less, and take under 15 minutes to make.

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Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Jalapeño Popper Toppers

We’ve got two delicious savory recipe ideas. First up are these Jalapeño Popper Toppers with cream cheese and shredded cheese on a RITZ Cracker with a slice of jalapeño. They are perfection in a bite sized package!

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Shrimp & Avocado Bites

Our second savory appetizer are these Shrimp & Avocado Bites featuring avocado mixed with cream cheese on a RITZ Cracker and topped with shrimp.

These ones melt in your mouth – you have to taste one to believe it!

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Chocolate Raspberry Bites

And we’ve got two tasty sweet recipe ideas too. First up are these Chocolate Raspberry Bites, featuring chocolate mixed with cream cheese on a RITZ Cracker and topped with raspberries.

You can also make them double decker to go over the top!

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

Next up for our sweet recipe ideas are these Strawberry Cheesecake Bites with cream cheese on a RITZ Cracker topped with strawberry pie filling.

It doesn’t get much simpler than that, and the burst of red color is really attractive for a party…

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs. #SpreadRITZpiration #ad

Each recipe can make 24 pieces, so you’ll be feeding a crowd in no time. It’s no problem to halve or double the recipe depending on the number of guests. Your guests will love these hors d’oeuvres, so plan on 3-4 pieces per guest.

We picked up our RITZ Crackers at Jewel, our local Albertsons Companies store. If you want more recipe ideas, be sure to check out the RITZ site.

How To Make These 4 Easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers

There is no special equipment required to make these appetizers. You can serve them on a platter or small plates.

Watch How to Make RITZ Cracker Party Appetizers:

Simple and easy Ritz Cracker Appetizers: pair sweet and savory bite-sized finger food for your next party. These 4 recipes are so easy and come together in no time. 1. Jalapeno Popper Topper; 2. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Bites; 3. Shrimp and Avocado Bites; 4. Strawberry Cheesecake Bites. Use versatile and delicious RITZ Crackers for all your entertaining needs.
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4 Easy RITZ Cracker Appetizers (with Video)

These Easy RITZ Cracker Appetizers are bite-size snacks for when life gets spontaneous. Savory and sweet, each one uses fewer than 4 ingredients and will be ready in under 15 minutes. Perfect for a party.

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword cracker, Ritz
Prep Time 18 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 32 servings
Calories 126 kcal
Author TipBuzz

Ingredients

Jalapeño Popper Toppers

  • 36 RITZ Crackers
  • 4 oz brick cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 3 small jalapeño peppers sliced thin

Chocolate Raspberry Bites

  • 24 RITZ Crackers
  • 2 cups raspberries fresh or frozen
  • 4 oz brick cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • powdered sugar (optional)

Shrimp Guacamole Toppers

  • 24 RITZ Crackers
  • 24 medium deveined shrimp raw or cooked
  • 2 tbsp brick cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup guacamole

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

  • 24 RITZ Crackers
  • 4 oz brick cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup strawberry pie filling or cherry pie filling

Instructions

Jalapeño Popper Toppers

  1. In a medium bowl, mix cream cheese and shredded cheese with a spoon until blended.
  2. Spread cheese mixture onto crackers. Top with sliced peppers.

Chocolate Raspberry Bites

  1. Add chocolate chips to a small microwaveable bowl. Microwave in 30-second internals until melted, stirring each time. Mix in cream cheese until blended.
  2. Spread chocolate mixture onto crackers. Top with 4-5 raspberries per cracker. Dust with optional powdered sugar.

Shrimp Guacamole Poppers

  1. If using raw shrimp, boil for 5 minutes to cook, drain and set aside. In a small bowl, mix guacamole and cream cheese together.
  2. Spread guacamole mixture onto crackers. Top with one shrimp either lying flat or standing with tail up.

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

  1. Spread cream cheese onto crackers. Top with one strawberry piece coated into filling.
Nutrition Facts
4 Easy RITZ Cracker Appetizers (with Video)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 126 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 11%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
Cholesterol 16mg 5%
Sodium 148mg 6%
Potassium 73mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 12g 4%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 3g
Protein 4g 8%
Vitamin A 2%
Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 3%
Iron 4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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