25 Easy Potluck Fall Appetizers

What are good fall potluck appetizers? Good fall potluck appetizers are:

  • Squash Fritters
  • Cranberry Brie Bites
  • Cinnamon Apple Chips
  • Ricotta and Pear Crostini
  • Cranberry Meatballs
  • Caramel Apple Bark
  • Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts
  • Cranberry Cream Cheese Dip
  • Apple Cider Meatballs
  • Caramel Apples
  • Pumpkin Dip
  • Apple Butter Meatballs
  • Fall Charcuterie Board
  • Cranberry Cheese Log
  • Pumpkin Hummus
  • Butternut Squash Apple Bruschetta
  • Pear Crostini
  • Tomato Basil pinwheels
  • Apple Cheddar Pinwheels
  • Pumpkin Pudding
  • Caramel Apple Bites
  • Pumpkin Flatbread
  • Loaded Nachos
  • Sweet Potato Bites
  • Apple Dip

Enjoy one of these delicious potluck fall appetizers. You will find lots of different fall flavors on the list so you are sure to find something you will enjoy.

Included are apple appetizers, pumpkin appetizers, and more delicious recipes to choose from.

Easy Potluck Fall Appetizers

squash fritters

1. Squash Fritters

The first recipe on the list shows you how to make the best squash fritters. This is a crispy appetizer you can get to the table in 30 minutes. This is an easy recipe to make that uses simple ingredients. These fritters are filled with yellow squash, onions, egg, and seasonings.

If you have any of these fritters leftover you can store them in the refrigerator for up to 4 days. When you’re ready to eat them you can either reheat them in the microwave or you can eat them cold.

Get this recipe on Healthy Recipes Blog.

2. Cranberry Brie Bites

Here is a great puff pastry appetizer that is perfect for holiday parties. I am sure these delicious little cranberry brie bites will be gone in no time. This appetizer is filled with rosemary, brie cheese, and cranberry sauce. You can have this appetizer ready in under 25 minutes. You can freeze these if you have leftovers just make sure to wrap them really well.

Get this recipe on The Country Cook.

cinnamon apple chips

3. Cinnamon Apple Chips

Apples are always a fall favorite and you can make some tasty appetizers out of them. This is a healthy appetizer the kids are sure to love. This is a super easy recipe to make that only requires 2 simple ingredients. This appetizer will take longer to make than the other ones. You will bake the apples in the oven and then you will need to let them sit for 1 hour as they cool which helps them get crispier.

Get this recipe on Well Plated.

4. Ricotta and Pear Crostini

This is the perfect fall appetizer that has all the great flavors combined. A great combination of pears, ricotta, arugula, and pumpkin seeds. Topped with honey and sea salt. This crostini is creamy, crunchy, and has a sweet and savory taste. This recipe is very customizable so you can work with what you have at your house.

Get this recipe on Ambitious Kitchen.

cranberry meatballs

5. Cranberry Meatballs

This is the perfect appetizer to make for holidays. This is an easy meatball recipe that takes less than 45 minutes to make. For this recipe, they show you how to make the best meatballs that are combined with a delicious cranberry sauce.

Get this recipe on Jo Cooks.

6. Caramel Apple bark

This is a tasty fall treat that only uses 4 ingredients. For this apple bark, you will need pretzels, caramel, milk, and chocolate. This is a quick recipe that only takes about 10 minutes to put together but you will need to plan for at least one hour of chilling time before cutting.

Get this recipe on Butter With A Side of Bread.

Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts

7. Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts

If you love brussels sprouts and bacon then this is definitely the recipe for you to make. For this recipe, you will wrap brussels sprouts with bacon and then top with a tasty brown sugar glaze. The perfect fall appetizer your guests will love.

Get this recipe on The Recipe Critic.

8. Cranberry Cream Cheese Dip

Dips are always a great appetizer to make for parties. This recipe is loaded with cranberries, cream cheese, and a few other ingredients. Serve with crackers or fruit.

Get this recipe on Budget Bytes.

9. Apple Cider Meatballs

Here is another delicious meatball recipe for you to try. This is a recipe you can make in your slow cooker. These meatballs are full of fall flavors and they taste amazing. The apples go so well with the meatballs creating a sweet and savory taste.

Get this recipe on Mom on Timeout.

caramel apples

10. Caramel Apples

Here is another great sweet appetizer that is perfect for fall. This recipe walks you through all the steps needed to make these caramel apples. You can add your favorite toppings to this recipe like oreos, nuts, graham crackers, pretzels, or sprinkles,

Get this recipe on Cooking Classy.

11. Pumpkin Dip

Are you a fan of pumpkin pie? Well, this sweet dip tastes just like pumpkin pie. It is nice and creamy and so delicious. You only need a few ingredients to make this dip. Serve with fruit or cookies.

Get this recipe on My Baking Addiction.

12. Apple Butter Meatballs

The perfect filling appetizer to make for dinner parties. These meatballs are combined with the best apple butter brandy sauce. You will have your guests asking for more. This recipe takes less than 45 minutes to make.

Get this recipe on The View From Great Island.

Fall Charcuterie Board

13. Fall Charcuterie Board

This recipe shows you how to put together a stunning fall charcuterie board. This board is filled with meats, cheese, crackers, cookies, fruit, and pumpkin dip.

Get this recipe on The Recipe Critic.

14. Cranberry Cheese Log

Impress your guests with this delicious appetizer. This cheese log is filled with cheese, cranberries, pistachios, seasonings, and honey. This is a great recipe to make ahead of time as it keeps well in the refrigerator for several days.

Get this recipe on Carl’s Bad Cravings.

Pumpkin Hummus

15. Pumpkin Hummus

Here is a recipe that is dairy-free, vegan, and gluten-free. This is a quick recipe to make that you can have on the table in 10 minutes. You will need a food processor to make this recipe.

Get this recipe on A Couple Cooks.

16. Butternut Squash Apple Bruschetta

This is a great recipe that uses apples, squash, and fall spices. You will top bread with all your ingredients, cheese, and a tasty balsamic glaze.

Get this recipe on Whitney Bond.

Peach Crostini

17. Peach Crostini

This is a tasty appetizer that uses peaches. For this recipe, you will top baguette slices with peaches, pancetta, basil, honey, and balsamic glaze.

Get this recipe on The Surburban Soap Box.

18. Tomato Basil Pinwheels

I always like to make pinwheels. They are a quick light appetizer that you can put together in no time. This recipe is filled with sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, cream cheese, and seasonings.

Get this recipe on Minimalist Baker.

19. Apple Cheddar Pinwheels

Looking for a quick apple appetizer to make? You should try this apple cheddar pinwheel recipe. This is a simple recipe that you can make with a crescent dough sheet and a few other ingredients including chopped apples.

Get this recipe on Instrupix.

pumpkin pudding with sprinkles

20. Pumpkin Pudding

If you don’t feel like baking pumpkin pie, this is a quick replacement. Get that pumpkin pie flavor without the baking. You will need to plan for 10 minutes of preparation time to make the pudding. Then you will need an additional 10 minutes to let it chill in the refrigerator.

Get this recipe on Go Money Mom.

21. Caramel Apple Bites

This is a great sweet bite-sized appetizer to make for your next party. These little apple bites are dipped in caramel and then you can top them with your favorite toppings.

Get this recipe on A Magical Mess.

22. Pumpkin Flatbread

This is a delicious 4 ingredient flatbread recipe. This recipe walks you through all the steps you need to take to make this flatbread. Serve with your favorite sauce.

Get this recipe on Happy Foods Tube.


23. Loaded nachos

Whip up a batch of nachos to serve at your party. This nacho recipe is loaded with chicken, beans, seasonings, salsa, and cheese.

Get this recipe on Spend With Pennies.

24. Sweet Potato Bites

This would be a perfect appetizer to make for thanksgiving. For this recipe, you will top sliced sweet potatoes with a cinnamon sugar mixture with marshmallows and pecans.

Get this recipe on Averie Cooks.

25. Apple Dip

The last recipe on the list shows you how to make a delicious apple dip. This is a creamy sweet dip that uses 4 simple ingredients. This is a quick recipe that you can have ready in 5 minutes.

Get this recipe on The Seasoned Mom.

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25 Easy Fall Potluck Appetizers

Delicious Fall Appetizers for potlucks.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Fall appetizers
Servings: 12
Calories: 120kcal


  • Pumpkin Puree
  • Cream Cheese
  • Pumpkin Spice


  • Pick a recipe to make.
  • Follow the recipe instructions.
  • Gather all the ingredients.
  • Make the recipe and enjoy.


Nutrition, serving size, and cooking time may vary depending upon which recipe you choose,