Appetizers Recipes Index

beet-hummusBeet Hummus

You may have seen beet hummus before – that dip that transcends all dips, the upstager on the party … Continue reading

Shrimp, Avocado, and Grapefruit Salad

It may sound cliche, but “less is more” and “what you see is what you get” … Continue reading

pate trancheHomemade Country Pâté (Pâté de Campagne) with Cranberries and Pistachios

~ Country Pâté with Boar, Pork, Cranberries, and Pistachios ~ I always make homemade pâté for the holidays. It’s a … Continue reading

Caramelized Onion Tart with Gruyere

This tart is a vehicle for two of my favorite things – caramelized onions and Gruyere … Continue reading

Roasted Figs with Prosciutto, Goat Cheese and Rosemary

Certain food combinations are not meant to be messed with – and this is a classic example: … Continue reading

Pomegranate Chicken Skewers with Yogurt, Pistachios, and Mint

The secret ingredient in this recipe is pomegranate molasses, a viscous syrup made from the juice … Continue reading

crostini peppersHot and Sweet Pepper Crostini

Late summer reaps brimming bushels of peppers in a kaleidoscope of color and shapes. I shop … Continue reading

Duck Crostini with Radicchio Slaw and Roasted Apricots

Messy is ok sometimes – especially when you are heaping lots of delectables onto crisp crostini. … Continue reading

Ricotta Beet Bruschette with Garden Pesto

There’s something very pleasing about an open-faced sandwich a.k.a. bruschetta in Italy, tartine in France, or … Continue reading

5 Salads for your Memorial Day Grill Menu

It’s Memorial Day weekend, which not only is the gate to summer, but an excuse to … Continue reading