Whether you have guests at your home or need an appetizer to take to a potluck, there are times when you need to make an appetizer ahead of time. With these recipes you can serve a delicious appetizer even if you have limited time on the day of the meeting where you will serve them. Classics such as deviled eggs, pimiento cheese, and more have always been a favorite of Southern hostesses not only for how delicious they are, but also because they can be made ahead of time.
Not only can these appetizers be made ahead of time, but they are also easy to put together. Many of these recipes require refrigerating overnight, making them the perfect appetizers for when you need a make-ahead option. Read on for our best forward-thinking snacks that will come to the rescue on your busiest days.