Corn and Crab Fritters topped with Guacamole
Fresh salmon salad
Prosciutto-wrapped Roasted Asparagus, drizzled with balsamic vinegar
Pheasant Ravioli with a Chestnut Sauce and Curly Kale Pesto
Attack of the killer tomatoes! These heirloom tomatoes are so delicious, you'll probably eat them before you even get home from the farmer's market.
Fresh Goat Cheese Quesadillas
Time to lighten up - Roasted Vegetable Dip. Lots of flavor, not calories.
as always, Alton Brown is amazing ~ chicken wings with all of five ingredients, including the chicken.
Gourmet Super Bowl! Alouette Stuffed Mushrooms are delicious, easy and only three ingredients!
Great substitute for potato chips - kale chips are simple to make and really healthy
Marinated Mushrooms: mushrooms soaked olive oil, seasoned with herbs and spices all ready to be picked up and popped.
Creamy White Bean Sage Dip. Thickened with tofu, this dip is perfect as a snack, appetizer or sandwich spread.
French fries with Parmigiano Reggiano and parsley
Blue Cheese Lamb Sliders
This bread is shaped like a bunch of grapes and I serve it as an appetizer with wine, cheese and olives. This is a tribute to Dorothy Gaiter and John Brecher, the WSJ wine writers.
[recipe] Toasted cumin hummus, plus why you need to dance the merengue.
Ham & Cheese Pretzel Bites - salty buttery goodness!
Spicy Sausage Dip...easy & delicious!
Muhammara: a delicious blend of roasted red peppers, lemon, olive oil, pomegranate and walnuts.
[recipe] Smoked mozzarella arancini, or how to make bluebirds sing.
[recipe] Salami and Gorgonzola Biscuits - the perfect use of leftover and salami and Gorgonzola from the holidays
Delicious Prosciutto Bundles filled with goat cheese and dates.
Yummy! Healthy Cilantro Hummus.
[recipe] Deviled Eggs from The Spotted Pig (NYC) ~ not just a how to, but some great OCD-esque taste tests and pix
Jalapeno Poppers in Puff Pastry Blanket
A New Year's treat! Toasted pecans with brown sugar and smoked paprika and Toasted pistachios with maple sugar and black pepper.
Camerones al mojo de ajo. Shrimp slowly cooked in an excellent Mexican style garlic oil. Bring in the New Year with a real delight.
Crab Cakes with an Asian flair. A delicious, make ahead appetizer.
Puerto Rican Cheese Fritters (Sorullitos De Maiz) with dipping sauce
Duck Confit Fingerling Potatoes - What is better than roasting potatoes in duck fat and thyme? Adding bacon!
Beef Empanadas - Spicy beef is wrapped in light, cheesy crust!
Smoked Trout Mousse, a great party appetizer.
Looking for a great appetizer for your New Year's Eve party? Try these shrimp and cranberry rangoons.
Homemade tots filled with mashed potatoes. Not as hard as you might think and definitely worth it!