Crowd-Pleasing Recipes: Chili, Chicken Wings, Dips, & More

Whether it's the big game or a casual gathering with friends and family, here are 22 crowd-pleasing recipes. 

Enjoy the beloved familiars to something different—from chili and cornbread to nachos and finger food!

Main Dish

Chili Beef

Vegetarian Chili Topped with Spicy Corn Bread

Sweet-and-Sour Meatballs

Chicken Satay


Award-Winning Barbecue Ribs

Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Chicken Fajitas with Tomato Salsa and Avocado

Roasted Vegetable Pizza


Stuffed Baked Potatoes

Red Beans and Rice

Salsa Salad (Almanac contest winner!)

Homemade Onion Rings

Cornbread (for Chili)

 Finger Food

Party Shrimp

Healthy, Hot, and Garlicky Wings

Buttermilk Chicken Tenders (Almanac contest winner!)

Nacho Layer Dip

Guacamole Dip



Pecan Pie Bars

Best Brownies

Quick and Easy Cupcakes

Molasses Cookies


Are you cooking for a crowd? We'd love your suggestions—please post below!


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Thank you for this great

Thank you for this great list. There are times when we seem to be at a loss and forget the simple stuff. There are things we always serve and then there are things that we don't even think about. online casino