Serve these A-list (and inexpensive!) snacks while you and your friends watch the Oscars.
Cost per serving: 30¢
This Stuffed Baby Potatoes recipe packs plenty of favor in bite-size portions—for under 50¢ a serving! If you don't have chives on hand, minced scallions will do the trick.
See recipe: Stuffed Baby Potatoes
Cost per serving: 53¢
Guests can munch guilt-free on these cute and tasty vegetable fritatta squares. Swap out some of the veggies for ham for a non-vegetarian version.
See recipe: Vegetable Frittata Squares
Cost per serving: 81¢
This yummy Buffalo Chicken Skewers recipe wins points for flavor and presentation. Use leftovers in a sandwich or wrap for lunch the next day.
See recipe: Buffalo Chicken Skewers
Cost per serving: $2.38
This refreshing Sparkling White Sangria recipe is a fun signature cocktail idea is a great way to wow guests — with minimal effort! This would also be tasty with pears, grapes or limes, so feel free to mix up the fruit based on your personal taste.
See recipe: Sparkling White Sangria
Cost per serving: 20¢
These Raspberry Brownies have the chocolate decadence everyone loves, with a surprising raspberry twist. For neater cuts, let the brownies cool completely, then cover and chill for a few hours.
See recipe: Raspberry Brownies
Cost per serving: 24¢
These Mini Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwiches are not only guaranteed crowd-pleasers, but they take less than 15 minutes to make — and cost just pennies! Get ahead. You can make these sandwiches up to 30 minutes before serving. Place them on baking sheets, cover with foil and keep warm in a 200ºF oven until ready to serve.
See recipe: Mini Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwiches
Cost per serving: 99¢
This veggie-loaded Roasted Eggplant Dip recipe is low in calories, but tastes like an indulgence. Spread any leftovers on a sandwich, top pasta with it, or serve alongside grilled chicken as a healthy sauce.
See recipe: Roasted Eggplant Dip
Cost per serving: 21¢
These festive Sweet and Salty Popcorn Balls are not only fun to eat, but cheap and yummy, too! To dress these up, drizzle with melted semi-sweet or white chocolate.
See recipe: Sweet and Salty Popcorn Balls
Cost per serving: 25¢
These zesty lemon tarts are adorable and easy to eat — and cost just 25¢ a serving! Keep extras. If you have any lemon curd leftover, cover and refrigerate it. Serve it with toast or scones for breakfast, or with butter cookies for a treat. It also makes a delicious filling for a layer cake.
See recipe: Lemon Tarts