Appetizers

Collection by Sandra D.

Burrito Pie

Rating: 4.5 stars 4109
This is a lot like a lasagna, only Mexican-style! Serve like a pie and garnish with sour cream, salsa, lettuce and tomato. Make sure you like spicy foods before trying this one. It's hot!

Chef John's Crab Cakes

Rating: 4.5 stars 567
These are what crab cakes are supposed to be like. They are basically a fried lump of crabmeat, held together with a minimum of filler. Delicious!

Chef John's Salmon

Rating: 4.5 stars 308
I love the combination of tarragon and Italian parsley, but I've used herbs like basil and thyme, which worked wonderfully as well. As far as the fish goes, a center-cut salmon filet is a perfect thickness for this, but other similarly shaped seafood will work.
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LuvAnn's Guacamole

Rating: 4.5 stars 279
This simple, homemade guacamole dip is always the first to get eaten at our barbecues. It's perfect to serve with tortilla chips or as a topping for tacos. To prevent browning, leave an avocado seed in the guacamole until ready to serve.

Grill Master Chicken Wings

Rating: 5 stars 658
These grilled chicken wings with a spicy butter sauce are sure to be a hit!

Balsamic Bruschetta

Rating: 5 stars 1177
An easy recipe for homemade bruschetta, the classic Italian appetizer.

Basil Pesto Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 89
At a recent party our friends went wild over this. A simple pesto is spread on Italian bread and layered with roma tomatoes and cheese. It takes a little time, but it is worth it. I freeze the basil in ice cube trays, then put the cubes in freezer bags. You can easily take out and thaw what you need. Enjoy!
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Outrageous Warm Chicken Nacho Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 857
Jazzed-up version of a classic queso dip for chips or adding to enchiladas.

The Best Stuffed Mushrooms

Rating: 4.5 stars 280
These mushrooms were created to impress my boyfriend when we first started dating. These are now his absolute favorite.

Delicious Herbed Spinach and Kale Balls

Rating: 4.5 stars 62
An old Weight Watchers® recipe with many modifications through the years. Delicious and nutritious. Kids love them!

Easy Ham and Cheese Appetizer Sandwiches

Rating: 4.5 stars 416
This easy ham and cheese sandwich is a delicious appetizer and always a hit! Ham and Swiss cheese are baked inside rolls with a flavorful spread to form delicious little sandwiches.
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