A super simple, no-bake energy balls recipe with dates. Just 5 ingredients required, and you can complete it in only 15 minutes.
Are you looking for a fun dinner party theme? Make your next party a Spanish-style tapas party. Here's everything you need to know to pull off an easy and casual dinner party.
Are you hosting a party or gathering? Make sure it's a party that explodes with flavor! Try these easy and delicious appetizer recipes that your guests will love.
Italian tomato basil bruschetta is a colorful starter that is super crunchy, delicious, and flavorful. Try this easy, simple, yet healthy snack!
Schezwan dosa or spring dosa are a delicious fusion snack. It is an Indo-Chinese twist on regular South Indian dosa. It is also known as Chinese dosa. It is a popular street food in Mumbai.
Banana is a good source of protein, vitamin B6, vitamin C, fiber, calcium, iron, and minerals. It is a tasty fruit. Nendra banana (plantains) is a special variety that you can use both raw and ripe.
My Texas-born-and-raised father-in-law was always happy when I served cornbread with our evening meal. Learn the history of this sweet/savory bread and how to bake the very best.
A review of the chips with a cult following, Julio's Corn Tortilla Chips. These chips are produced by Julio's Seasoning and Tortilla Chips, Inc. in Del Rio, Texas, and can be purchased outside of Texas through Amazon.com.
Put together this delicious macaroni salad with this easy tutorial! Your friends and family will enjoy trying this rich dish.
A quick and easy-to-follow guide on how to make a healthy hummus in only 5 minutes. Great with falafel, sandwiches, crudités, breadsticks and nachos.
Most snack foods are high in calories and fat. This recipe for zucchini chips is delicious and healthy. Even the kids will love them!
If you want to make Spanish tapas at home, start with this classic dish of fried potatoes topped with spicy salsa brava.
Learn how to make crispy onion rings with this homemade batter mix recipe. This is one of my favorite dinner ideas. I also show you how to make the batter stick to the onion rings.
Beer cheese is a Kentucky favorite. It's delicious with everything from crackers to celery to burgers. In Kentucky, a party just ain't a party if you don't have beer cheese on the table!
Using an air popper to make popcorn improves the health and taste of it. It's also cheaper than a microwave. Use these recipes and tips to create fun events at home with healthy popcorn.
Bonda soup or lentil balls in spicy hot soup is a popular snack served in Indian restaurants. The piping hot soup is served with crunchy lentil balls. These bondas are tasty and flavorful.
Pastry cafés and food trucks are the Brazilian version of North American fast food. Pastries are rather affordable, but wouldn't it be better to make them yourself? This way you know exactly what's inside and can taste Brazilian pastries for yourself, without having to be in Brazil.
Matbucha is a staple on the Morrocan and Israeli table. It is more of a condiment than a salad and is an accompaniment for most meals.
Momo is popular dish in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Nepali momos taste completely different from the dumplings of other countries because of their spicy, soft, and juicy flavors.
This healthy hummus recipe is cheap, easy to make, and packed with fiber and protein. This recipe is also versatile. By adding ingredients of your choice, you can create your own signature hummus dip!
Cheddar's is one of my favorite restaurants. My favorite appetizer is their Santa Fe Spinach Dip. It is a deliciously creamy and cheesy dip for any occasion. This is my recreation of the dip.
What's the secret of authentic guacamole? Learn which garden fresh vegetables to choose and how to combine them. Tips are included for choosing avocados and keeping guacamole green for several hours.
Homemade Chia and Quinoa Chips are easy to make and super healthy for your family. Just mix up the ingredients in the food processor, swirl the paste on some cookie sheets, and bake. Yum! It's hard to keep even a large batch of these chips around our house as everyone loves them so much.
These avocado fries are a great alternative to traditional potato French fries or chips and dip. They are simple to make and are a healthy source of unsaturated fats.
Favorite fast and easy dip recipes for your next gathering. Velveeta Rotel dip, spinach dip, guacamole, hummus, spinach and artichoke dip, ranch dip, 7-layer dip, and more.
Crackers with toppings can be tasty snacks and a delicious treat for special events. Here are twenty toppings that are easy to create plus a list of other ingredient ideas.
Pickle and dried beef roll-ups are a fabulous party appetizer! In our family, no party is complete without them.
Here are step-by-step instructions to make the best Buffalo chicken dip. This is an easy must-serve.
Nothing says summer like pico de dallo, a delicious way to enjoy fresh tomatoes. Quick and easy, this step-by-step recipe with photos can be adapted to individual tastes. Variations are included, plus tips to ensure a perfect batch of fresh salsa every time.
These easy, delightful, homemade crispy chips with rosemary elevate sweet potatoes and are colorful, loaded with flavor, and good for all occasions. Enjoy with a sandwich or on a holiday buffet.
Discover how to make your own, healthy popcorn in the microwave without a bag! It's oil-free and uses equipment you already have at home.
How do you make chicken lollipops? I make mine with either the wingettes or drumettes of chicken wings. I'll show you my step-by-step procedure for making this delicious finger food.
This delicious bruschetta recipe has goat cheese and beetroot sit on a bed of roasted red peppers, topped with pesto, basil leaves, and a shave of Parmesan. Ideal for a starter or an impressive party nibble.
Here are some tips and tricks for dealing with the afternoon munchies—so you can satisfy those cravings without going overboard.
Enjoy this recipe and video for vegetable-and-noodle spring rolls using homemade wrappers made of suji (semolina).
Onion rings are excellent both as appetizers and as main-meal accompaniments. This page features a tasty and easy recipe with full preparation and cooking instructions—and ways to use the leftover onions.
Mixed vegetable kebabs are a delectable party appetizer that everyone will love. Not only are these kebabs delicious, but they are healthy as well. Best of all, they're easy to make.
An easy step-by-step recipe for fresh, homemade guacamole. The best part is that you don't need a food processor. Perfect for vegetarians, vegans, or those just wanting to eat healthier.
Are you looking for dinner party appetizers that are easy to prepare and healthy. too? These choices will be welcomed by your health-conscious guests.
Guacamole is the best thing that can happen to an avocado, and making it fresh at home takes only a handful of ingredients and just a few minutes. Check out how easy it is to make this luscious stuff at home, fresh and fabulous!
Make this beautiful and healthy hummus appetizer for your next party or to enjoy at home. This quick and easy-to-follow recipe includes step-by-step pictures and serving suggestions.
If you like Cajun recipes and easy party food ideas, you'll love this recipe for firecrackers! Photos included.
Astound your senses with bacon-wrapped appetizers like Lit’l Smokies, shrimp, scallops, baby potatoes, asparagus, mushrooms, dates, jalapeños, bananas, peaches, marshmallows, and more.
Simple and beautiful, Thai-inspired spring rolls served with sweet, chunky peanut sauce. Wonderful vegetarian finger food.
Have some fun teaching your kids how to cook! Find 5 family fun recipes to help your children get started in the kitchen. Includes ingredient lists, step by step directions, and instructional video.
This dip is sure to be a crowd favorite at your next get together. Pairs nicely with fresh cut vegetables and tortilla chips.
These nutritional snacks are healthy, a good source of potassium, and filling. And even better, you can make them in the comfort of your home.
Paneer bread rolls make a delicious snack for kids. You can rest assured they are healthy, too, due to the paneer stuffing. Serve these rolls with tomato sauce.
Preparing for a party, tailgate or the holidays is easy with the Classic Chex Mix recipe. Combine pretzels, bagel chips, mixed nuts, chex cereal and a variety of seasonings for yummy Chex Mix!
Making tortilla chips is very easy. Make a soft and firm dough using maize flour, plain flour, wheat flour, and carom seeds. Making your own chips means you know exactly what's in them. Enjoy!
These curried pumpkin and filo pastry parcels are a tasty vegetarian snack or starter. The coleslaw complements the pumpkin beautifully.
Simple little appetizer recipes that are fast, easy to make and taste great! I love simple appetizers, small little bites of food packed with flavor.
Nachos are a crunchy, spicy bar snack (or meal) made of tortilla chips and cheese, and maybe a whole lot more! Learn their history and the many ways to make them.
Uniquely-contrived goth food ideas for your dark side party (or Halloween), with a menu and a recipe for a hot Nutella Sandwich topped with hot, black fruits.
This deliciously easy starter of breaded mushrooms with a tangy garlic mayonnaise will get your dinner party off to a great start. These mushrooms also work as canapés if you use the smaller button mushroom variety or even as a light supper. They go great with a glass of chilled white wine.
If you're looking for the best homemade hummus recipe without Tahini, this is it! Learn how to make a really quick and delicious hummus without tahini. It's low fat, and packed full of protein!
Try these perfect pirate food recipes for your swashbuckling adventure. Pirate Ship Subs, Melon Cannonballs, and Pirate's Gold Snack Mix will make your pirate party a hit!
Once in a while, most people crave a delicious, deep-fried, yet healthy snack. Vegetable samosas top the list of snacks that can satiate your hunger and can make you feel happy.
Italian "little toasts" are versatile appetizers; just about "anything goes" when it comes to selecting a topping. Enjoy these ideas and use them as a springboard to your own creations.
Fried cheese sticks are all-time favorite appetizer or snack in the Philippines. The crunchy outside and gooey inside make them irresistibly delicious!
This beautiful green hummus pairs spinach and arugula with traditional ingredients for a delicious, quick, and healthy dip. Learn about these power greens and why you should make hummus at home.
A quick and easy-to-follow recipe for bruschetta that you can complete in only 15 minutes. Great for parties and as an appetizer, entree, or starter.
Boondis are tiny round fried snacks made of gram flour. They can be spicy or savory. Spicy boondi is crunchy. It is an amazing tea-time snack. They are mixed with fried pea nuts and curry leaves.
Are you looking for a perfectly scrumptious hors d'oeuvre that can be popped in one's mouth and eaten in one bite? These are good year-round, but perfect for St. Patrick's Day! We love them!
This hot corn dip recipe from Emeril Lagasse is not only an easy dip recipe but is absolutely delicious. Made with fresh corn, cheese, and lots of flavors, it's perfect for any party or gathering.
Here's a roundup of the perfect fall-inspired appetizers to make your weekend tastier. All the recipes are vegan/vegetarian and are ideal for the cold-weather season.
Do you love French fries? Make a healthier version of this all-time favorite snack by using eggplant. Enjoy these simple crispy eggplant fries with your favorite condiment.
If you're having company or just want to bring the takeout experience to your kitchen, these mini egg rolls are a perfect idea! Easy, fun and, most importantly, they're delicious.
These homemade whole wheat rosemary olive oil crackers are sure to delight you, feed you well, and inspire you to start making more of your own food at home. This is a quick and easy project for when you have a little bit of time to spare. Fill a container with delicious crackers for your family!
Party (Chex) mix is a popular, easy-to-make snack. Here are some new flavor ideas—perfect for your Super Bowl Sunday gathering.
Making your own sun-dried fritters is pretty rare these days. Busy lives mean these traditional delicacies are loosing importance. Let me show you how to make them and keep the tradition alive!
These easy-to-make appetizers are fun and interactive. Get the kids involved in preparing this starter for family dinners and events. I have also included a modification that will elevate this appetizer for more special occasions.
Three jerky recipes that are perfect for deer/venison, beef, or turkey jerky. I've used ground meat and food dehydrator. This makes a great snack anytime or a great gift for Christmas.
Popcorn snack recipes such as trail mix and other treats made by mixing a variety of ingredients with popcorn. These quick and easy recipes will satisfy your sweet and salty cravings.
Try these two very different hummus recipes: one spicy, one traditional! Both are easy to make and super healthy.
Have you ever seen the Disney movie "Toy Story"? The small aliens, also known as the Little Green Men, are among the film's most popular characters. In honor of these aliens, I've created a fun and easy alien slime drink. Enjoy!
Smoked salmon shines in this cold appetizer. You will impress your guests with this great-tasting, easy appetizer. It is filled with cream cheese, capers, fresh dill, and served on a Himalayan salt block.
Make colorful and delicious popcorn for under $5. This is a snack that everyone will have fun making and eating. Includes pictures and video.
Cocktail meatballs, weenies, and sausages are easy to make and quick to disappear! These recipes are great for parties and other gatherings.
This is an easy and simple banana chip recipe. This scrumptious finger food is great to munch on with a cup of coffee or tea. They are the perfect snack for a rainy or wintry day.
This is an awesome recipe for vodka gummi bears for parties, events, and festivals. It's easy and inexpensive, and best of all, it's fun!
Popcorn drizzled with delicious peanut butter caramel makes for a delicious and easy snack. It's a great alternative to popcorn balls.
Has the go-to appetizer of the 1950s and '60s fallen out of favor? Perhaps we’ve forgotten the basics. Let’s hit the reset button and examine how to make the perfect shrimp cocktail.
My grandmother's stuffed grape leaves recipe traveled from Armenia (her birthplace) to Marseilles, France (where she fled during the Armenian Genocide) to New York, and then to Southern California.
Immensely flavorful, perfectly crunchy, and utterly delicious, these crispy onion rings are baked in a super-hot oven for amazing results. All the deep-fried flavor without the fat—perfection!
Everyone loves to eat potato wedges, and they make a great party appetizer. You can easily make these crispy and delicious snacks at home, and you don't even need an oven. Just follow these simple steps!
With lots of wholesome veggies and meats on the inside, and a flaky pastry crust on the outside, what's not to like about English Pasties or Meat Pies?
The recipes in these articles include Southern-style barbecue peanuts, addicting cheesy sausages, caramelized Vidalia onions, guacamole, veggie pizza dips, and more!
Making up a batch of Rotel cheese dip is always the highlight of any party or gathering that we attend. If you are searching for a recipe that is very easy to throw together and whisk off to your next gathering, then give this one a try!
Bruschetta is an Italian appetiser, originating simply as a means of using up stale bread. This page looks at lots of different, tasty ways in which it is possible to enjoy bruschetta.
Have you ever tried poutine? The Canadian take on French fries features cheese and gravy. Try this simple yet delicious recipe.
When you have important events coming up, it's important to plan your menu of appetizers ahead of time so you're not stressed out. I've shared 13 mouthwatering recipes below that you can use to create a fantastic spread!