Let's be clear: There is absolutely nothing wrong with your traditional, all-American pig in a blanket.
For instance: Switch up the in-blanket fillings...
Cheddar & Caramelized Onion Pigs in a Blanket
Chili Cheese Pigs in a Blanket
...or be bold with the above-blanket toppings...
Everything Pigs in a Blanket
Reuben Pigs in a Blanket
The blanket is not sacrosanct. Crescent roll dough is traditional, but there are so many other viable options.
Pigs in Spicy Blankets
Pizza Pigs in a Blanket
Needless to say, your dip options can and should go far beyond ketchup and mustard.
Spiced Pigs with Yogurt Dip
Chorizo Pigs with Cilantro Dip
Even the central pig itself is worth tinkering with.
Biscuit-Wrapped Fried Chicken
P.I.A.B. should be enjoyed at any and all times of day, not just during cocktail hour.
Breakfast Pigs in a Blanket
French Toast Pigs in a Blanket
And, heresy though it may seem, consider providing alternative blanket snacks for those who prefer to skip the pig part.
Green Beans in a Blanket
Jalapeño Poppers in a Blanket
There is one — and only one — absolute rule of blanket snacks.