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
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.
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.
Avocado Corn Salsa
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
This is a great alternative to the standard salmon patty recipe using couscous, spinach, and cumin for an exotic flavor.
Di's Delicious Deluxe Deviled Eggs
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!
The marinade for these olives give them a Mediterranean flavor; it's made with fennel seeds, thyme, and rosemary.