Our 87 Best New Year’s Eve Appetizers and Hors d’Oeuvres

We’ve been known to make a meal out of New Year’s Eve appetizers—after all, it’s much more fun to snack all night, Champagne cocktails in hand, than to sit down and have just another dinner. But the best hors d’oeuvres spread has variety: something crispy, something dippable and creamy, something hearty, something fresh. It’s the right night for frying and for fondue. Some of our favorite New Year’s Eve snacks feature seafood, though even more go heavy on cheese. Below you’ll find elegant bites and fun snack mixes, crunchy veggies, and a literal tower of chips. Scroll down for all the New Year’s Eve appetizer inspiration you need.