You love it! You really love it! The most-shared, most-loved creations on social media this year, my Top Trending Recipes in 2023 bring so much fun and yum!

Smoked Salmon Bagel Dip, Bow Tie Bites, Taco Bites, and an ice cream sandwich cookie board.

Bow-Tie Antipasto Bites

These charming bites are dressed to impress! Cheese, salami and olives topped with an elegant and delicious bowtie make a fabulous addition to any special occasion. You can also find this recipe in my new Brilliant Bites cookbook, which was released in 2023!

7 appetizer bites made with cheese cubes topped with salami slices, black and green olives and a piece of bowtie pasta arranged on a black serving tray.

Easy Cinnamon Sugar Cruffins

Flaky and buttery and covered with scrumptious cinnamon sugar, these Easy Cinnamon Sugar Cruffins take store bought crescent roll dough and turn it into breakfast magic.

Easy Cruffins by The BakerMama

Smoked Salmon Bagel Dip

A delicious addition to your brunch spread, this Smoked Salmon Bagel Dip is sure to impress. Smoked salmon, red onion, capers, lemon zest, fresh herbs and everything bagel seasoning give this savory dish incredible flavor and texture.

A round white serving platter with cream cheese smoked salmon dip and bagel chips.

Beef and Bean Sheet Pan Quesadilla

Crisp, buttery tortilla, seasoned filling and melty cheese make this Beef and Bean Sheet Pan Quesadilla an easy weeknight meal the whole family will love!

Beef and Bean Sheet Pan Quesadilla by The BakerMama

Build-Your-Own Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich Board

For party fun, create custom, cool desserts with a Build-Your-Own Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich Board. Press a scoop of ice cream between your favorite cookies and roll it in fun candies for a one-of-a-kind treat!

A large wooden board with chocolate, strawberry and vanilla ice creams, cookies and treats like mini marshmallows, M&Ms, crushed Oreos, rainbow sprinkles, Fruity Pebbles and crushed peanuts.

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Sheet Pan Pop Tart

This Cinnamon Brown Sugar Sheet Pan Pop Tart can’t be beat for a breakfast treat! Warm cinnamon brown sugar filling in a flaky crust topped with cinnamon sugar icing–there’s plenty sugar and spice to go around.

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Sheet Pan Pop Tart by The BakerMama

Mini Skillet Cookie Sundaes

I made these Mini Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundaes for my family on a whim and they were such a hit! Y’all were so excited about them, too, I had to share the recipe! The adorable mini skillets are available on Amazon.

Chocolate chip cookies baked into three mini skillets and topped with ice cream and chocolate sauce.

Cobb Salad Board

Create salad-lovers out of even the pickiest eaters! This Cobb Salad Board is a DIY twist to the flavorful salad classic that everyone will love customizing to their enjoyment.

Cobb Salad Board by TheBakerMama

Charcuterie Board Cracker Bites

Made up of my go-to meat and cheese must-haves, these Charcuterie Board Cracker Bites will surely satisfy those charcuterie board cravings and delight your guests! You can also find this recipe in my new Brilliant Bites cookbook, which was released in 2023!

10 round and rectangle shaped crackers topped with tiny bites of cheese, nuts and tiny soprasetta roses.

Garlic Parmesan Herb Cruffins

Savory, buttery and unbelievably delicious, these Garlic Parmesan Herb Cruffins are the perfect complement to any meal.

Garlic Parmesan Herb Cruffins by The BakerMama

Bean and Cheese Taco Bites

Just 3 ingredients and 15 minutes is all it takes to make these tasty Bean and Cheese Taco Bites. The crowd will go crazy over them at your next get together!

Taco bites made out of tortilla chips, refried beans and cheese served with a bowl of guacamole, sour cream and a bowl of salsa.

Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

Wake up to a delicious and filling Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole. Topped with a mixture of egg, ham, cheese and fresh peppers, it’s the perfect make ahead breakfast for busy families.

A clear glass baking dish with hash brown breakfast casserole with a slice cut out.

Cinnamon Roll Waffles

Canned Cinnamon Roll Waffles are crisp on the outside, soft and hot in the middle and covered in a sweet glaze. All you need are store bought cinnamon rolls and a waffle maker to create this sweet breakfast treat!

Cinnamon Roll Waffles by The BakerMama

Burrata Caprese Platter

Burrata, tomato and fresh basil topped with pesto, pistachios and lemon zest make this Burrata Caprese Platter a creamy, dreamy appetizer.

A round white dish with sliced tomatoes, fresh basil and olive oil on top of burrata.

Leftover Fried Rice Waffle

Turn last night’s dinner into a surprising and savory breakfast with a Leftover Fried Rice Waffle. Crisp rice cooked to perfection in a waffle iron and topped with a fried egg, green onion and sriracha. Yum!

A sunny side up egg on to p of a fried rice waffle on a white ceramic plate.

If you make any of my Trending Recipes in 2023, be sure to snap a picture and tag me on Instagram @thebakermama so I can see! I just love seeing how inspired and creative y’all get with the recipes and ideas I share.

Here’s to more fun and yum in 2024!


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About The BakerMama

Maegan is the author of her best-selling Beautiful Boards, Spectacular Spreads and Brilliant Bites cookbooks. She started blogging in 2012 and features hundreds of original recipes on The BakerMama. She truly enjoys sharing her easy, family-friendly recipes, creative meal ideas, food board creations, and entertaining spreads to encourage others to get in the kitchen and make something memorable for their loved ones to enjoy together. Learn More

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