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Old 02-07-2011, 10:31 AM   #1
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I only have a half hour!!

I got called in to work today, so that only leaves me with 1/2 and hour (after going to the store) to make food for the poker game. I did chips and dip last week, and I hate doing the same thing over and over. I don't have time to do what I had planned, so what can I do for quick finger food?? Thanks in advance!

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Old 02-07-2011, 11:00 AM   #2
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Heat up some little smokies, dump a jar of gardieniera into a bowl and serve some cheese and crackers?
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Old 02-07-2011, 11:01 AM   #3
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Why not do a tray of bologna, cheese, crackers and mustard? You could do hot pretzels, Pizza Bites, popcorn, tortillas with salsa and or cheese. I think that just strolling down the snack isle should help.
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Old 02-07-2011, 11:06 AM   #4
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Go to the store....by two pizzas....take them home and put them in the freezer....leave instructions on how to cook on the refrigerator...

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Old 02-07-2011, 11:22 AM   #5
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Go to the store....by two pizzas....take them home and put them in the freezer....leave instructions on how to cook on the refrigerator...

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He he I like this idea, except I keep all my bf's poker winnings in exchange for preparing food ;) even with the cost of food, I'm ahead by about $60 so I try to always have a nice spread for them
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Old 02-07-2011, 11:59 AM   #6
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get some frozen meat balls and put them in a crockpot with bbq sauce or spaghetti sauce. Have some sub buns and shredded cheese available and let them make meatball subs. Or just have forks or toothpicks for them to eat them with. slap together some cold cuts on the sub buns and have variety of condiments to put on them.
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Old 02-07-2011, 12:24 PM   #7
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Go to the store....by two pizzas....take them home and put them in the freezer....leave instructions on how to cook on the refrigerator...

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I agree 100%. But, don't bother w/the "destructions". We usually do it our way anyway.
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If you're ahead money wise, buy some nice big cooked shrimp and some cocktail sauce.........a never fail hit.
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Old 02-07-2011, 04:40 PM   #9
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chili dip is always easy and quick. can of chili without beans. one 8oz cream cheese. pop in micro til hot and cheese can be stirred in. frito scoops are wonderful with it.

you can add more stuff if you have a large group. i do the meat ball thing in the crock pot with cranberry and chili sauce. both in cans and already prepared meat balls. find in freezer section. good luck.
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I agree 100%. But, don't bother w/the "destructions". We usually do it our way anyway.
^^ Isn't that the truth!
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