Category Archives: Appetizers

TOMATO CROSTATA

Ingredients: 8-9 tomatoes if using smaller Campari tomatoes (less if vine ripe larger tomatoes) 5-6 tomatoes—Heavenly Village Mariano (or cherry tomatoes) 1 teaspoon sea salt 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 tablespoon honey 1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme, chopped 2 tablespoons olive … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS TREE CHARCUTERIE

This is a show stopper for sure and takes a little planning, but the results are worth it!  There’s no one recipe for this appetizer, use what ever you like.  Study the picture to get an idea of how to … Continue reading

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SMOKED SALMON AND CREAM CHEESE HORS D’OEUVRES

Want a simple, delicious, yet elegant appetizer, look no more!  Follow these simple directions and arrange your appetizer on a round tray.  I used single serving spoons for an extra nice presentation. Ingredients: 8-10 oz. smoked salmon package of Boursin … Continue reading

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CHARCUTERIE BOARD

This is my interpretation of a delicious and attractive charcuterie board.  It doesn’t need a lot of planning, but just some creativity.  You can use some items you may have in stock.  Several basics are 3 to 4 types of … Continue reading

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CRAB LOUIS APPETIZER/SALAD

  1 C mayonnaise 1/4 C chili sauce 1/4 C chopped scallion 2 T chopped green olives with pimentos 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 1 tsp. bottled horseradish salt and pepper to taste 1 1/2 pound … Continue reading

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