Tag: appetizer

Instant Pot Cream of Celery Soup

Instant Pot Cream of Celery Soup

For the best homemade cream of celery soup, make it in the Instant Pot. It is a creamy, rich, and comforting recipe.  If you love cream of broccoli or cream of mushroom soup, this is the recipe for you. This cream of celery soup is…

Dips for Sweet Potato Fries

Dips for Sweet Potato Fries

The best dips for eating with sweet potato fries are these two quick and easy recipes. Here is not just one but two terrific dips to serve with your favorite french fries. Having two homemade dipping sauces that go well with french fries makes eating…

Deep-Fried Sweet Potato Fries

Deep-Fried Sweet Potato Fries

Homemade deep-fried sweet potato fries are a quick and easy family favorite recipe. This fantastic method to deep fry & season them makes the best appetizer or side dish. They are a thousand times better than store-bought frozen sweet potato fries.  A bonus is you…

Teriyaki Chicken on a Stick

Teriyaki Chicken on a Stick

Teriyaki chicken on a stick is an easy family favorite recipe.  These tasty marinated chicken teriyaki kebabs are grilled to perfection for the ultimate sweet, salty, and savory bite.  Japanese teriyaki sauce is so easy to make at home and this recipe is wonderful as…

Watermelon Pico de Gallo (salsa)

Watermelon Pico de Gallo (salsa)

Pico de gallo is a fresh salsa commonly used with Mexican cuisine. What is not common, is making it from watermelon instead of tomatoes.   It is traditionally made with tomatoes, onions, peppers, cilantro, and lime.   In this refreshing version, the sweet watermelon balances the pungent…

Furikake Snack Mix

Furikake Snack Mix

The ultimate party snack mix should be crunchy, salty, sweet, and savory.  This easy furikake snack mix is just that and more.  It is easy to make and crowd-pleasing so a must for your next get-together or when you want something new. It is not…

Holiday Cranberry Cheese Spread

Holiday Cranberry Cheese Spread

I was happy to work with the maker of one of my favorite gluten-free products, Mary’s Gone Crackers, to create a beautiful, full of flavor, and easy holiday appetizer.  I only work with high-quality products that I love and this is one of them. The…

Shishito Peppers with Cream Cheese and Bacon

Shishito Peppers with Cream Cheese and Bacon

Blistered shishito peppers with warm cream cheese and crispy bacon are a cousin to the jalapeno popper only better. If you like bacon-wrapped jalapenos stuffed with cream cheese, this is the next appetizer for you to fall in love with.  I will warn you this…

Southern Pimento Cheese

Southern Pimento Cheese

Pimento cheese is a spread that is part of life in the South.   It has salty sharp cheddar cheese, creamy mayo, and cream cheese, some spices, and sweet red bell peppers diced, known as pimento (pimientos).  It is an easy appetizer dip that is great…