This roasted potato and green chile salad is great any time of year, but I'm looking forward to serving it with barbecue this summer!
"Almost Meatless" Albondigas... secret ingredient: oatmeal?!
The freshest escargots!
Figs and mozzarella wrapped in Parma ham recipe by Matthew Drennan
I had an Ina Kinda day. Barefoot Contessa's Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad.
Winter isn't quite over yet - still time to enjoy this easy and satisfying Lentil Soup.
Asparagus-Sesame Spoons. A simple and light amuse-bouche.
Leek Quiche in Dijon - Puff Pastry Crust.
Chilli jam potato spoons. The perfect no-fuss starter!
Lentils soup made topped with roasted scallops
Egg Halves With Hot Tomato and Anchovy Sauce
Smoked Herring (Kipper) Rillettes
A slight edit to Mark Bittman's recipe makes these Proscuitto Roll-Ups a lovely start to my little celebration.
Home made onion rings with a crispy cornmeal coating
Grilled Steak Bites with Bloody Mary Dipping Sauce ~ as spicy or as mild as you like.
After five variations and a Thanksgiving road test, I have found artichoke and spinach dip bliss.
Swedish Meatballs ~ Alton Brown's version. Very flavorful, tender and moist with a delicious sauce
Gratinated Polenta Cups with Sautéed Spinach and Taleggio Filling
Homemade Cheddar Cheese Crackers - just in time to really impress everyone visiting for the holidays!
Rye Spoons, Smoked Salmon, Dill Cream Cheese
Delicious and easy appys!
Roasted Veggies with Garlic and Parsley Sauce
easy to steam and marinate Pickled Shrimp in advance of entertaining
since the main event is excessive, go with small and light as a starter - parsley anchovy salad
Savory Herbed Goat Cheese Cheesecake!
Goat Cheese Grape Salad! YUM!
Scallion Crepes & Pork, Chicken, Fish, Tofu OR Shrimp with Hoisin Sauce.
Warm Spiced Squash Salad. A delicious contrast of sweet warm squash, tart crunchy pomegranate and clean tasting parsley - all super foods incidentally!
Food Magazine Thanksgiving Recommendations for Starters & Sides, Beginning with Peas with Roasted Onions & Mint.
Home-made shrimp balls, fry or steam according to your liking. Great as snacks at parties.
Mozzarella Tomato Basil Appetizers
easy and full of flavor avocado salad
Chicken Wings in Honey Sauce.
Easy Melon and Ham Starters.