Ten Favorite Dips Spreads and Finger Food

Any one of these snacks would be a wonderful starter for your picnic or barbecue. They are all simple to assemble and easy to eat. The Australian Busters are one of my all-time favorite snacks. They are a cross between a cracker and a cheese scone that you won't soon forget. Without further ado, here are ten of my favorite ways to begin a party.

Australian Busters

Light and Chunky Clam Dip

Black Bean Hummus with Crispy Corn Chips

Warm Black Bean Dip

Blue Cheese Dip

Marinated Mushrooms

Mexican Beer-Cheese Spread

Herb Cheese Dip

Liptauer Cheese Spread

Cheese Bites