Parve Appetizer Recipes

Versatile additions to your Kosher table, find parve appetizer recipes for hummus, guacamole, deviled eggs, and more.

Staff Picks

Hummus III

Rating: 4.5 stars 2273
Hummus is a pureed garbanzo bean dip with Middle Eastern origins. Serve with pita and an assortment of fresh vegetables. This is the secret combination straight from a Boston restaurant. Tahini, or sesame seed paste, can be found in health food stores, gourmet shops and even many grocery stores.

Marinated Red Peppers

Rating: 4.5 stars 12
These are a delicious substitute for pickles on a relish tray. They also work well added to a lettuce salad. These can also be packed into sterile containers and sealed for later use.
By Allrecipes Member

Eggplant Antipasto

Rating: 4.5 stars 61
This dish is easy to prepare and freezes well. Baked eggplant is mixed with an array of vegetables and flavors. It's a great way to make the most of the garden! Serve with crackers or pita bread.
By Phyllis Zusman

Mackerel Dip

Rating: 5 stars 20
Savory and spicy, this mayo-based dip is made with canned mackerel.

Kicked Up Olives

Rating: 5 stars 1
Perfect for holiday appetizers or a cocktail party.

Avocado Corn Salsa

Rating: 5 stars 343
People cannot get enough of this appetizer! Takes some time putting together but it's worth the work!! Serve with tortilla chips.

Moroccan Salmon Cakes with Garlic Mayonnaise

Rating: 4.5 stars 218
This is a great alternative to the standard salmon patty recipe using couscous, spinach, and cumin for an exotic flavor.
By Emily

Di's Delicious Deluxe Deviled Eggs

Rating: 4.5 stars 574
These tasty deviled eggs are always a BIG hit. I'm constantly asked to share the recipe. You'll love them, too! Add more hot sauce if you really want to make them deviled!

Marinated Olives

Rating: 4 stars 17
The marinade for these olives give them a Mediterranean flavor; it's made with fennel seeds, thyme, and rosemary.
By Allrecipes Member


Rating: 5 stars 7543
Cilantro and cayenne give this classic guacamole a tasty kick. Serve it smooth or chunky.
By Allrecipes Member


Rating: 4.5 stars 830
Sweet, fragrant Mexican-style churros are easy to make at home!

Easy Guacamole

Rating: 4.5 stars 1041
A simple go-to guacamole recipe that makes you beg for more. Try it if you're learning how to make guac, or just need to whip up a batch for friends.
By Allrecipes Member

Inspiration and Ideas

How to Make Pico de Gallo
Rating: Unrated 528
This quick and easy recipe shows you to how to make pico de gallo.
Amish White Bread
Rating: Unrated 6306
Two perfect loaves of plain, sweet white bread — quick and easy to make.
Mango Salsa
Rating: 4.5 stars 504

A delicious blend of mango, red bell pepper, jalapeno, and cilantro.