Category Archives: Vegetable

Appetizer Duo: Jalepeno Poppers & Caramelized Onion Phyllo Cups

Wow. I cannot BELIEVE the holidays are over and 2012 is here. I’ve spent hours preparing  food, and eating food, this holiday season. I think I announced on two separate occasions that I wanted to quit my day job and … Continue reading

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Spinach Artichoke Pastry Spirals

About two years ago, my mom emailed me this easy recipe for an adorable appetizer: pastry swirls filled with spinach, artichoke and cheese. The recipe had fallen towards the back of my appetizer book, but made a grand re-entrance over … Continue reading

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Garden Veggie Pizza Appetizers

Don’t let the word “pizza” fool you! This is a crunchy, creamy appetizer served cold. I first had Garden Veggie Pizza Appetizers about a year ago while attending a party with coworkers. I was impressed with the display, flavor and … Continue reading

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Antipasti Skewers, Caprese Salad, Cucumber Dill Sandwiches: Baby Shower Extravaganza!

Last Saturday, April 16, was a BIG day for me! About eight months ago, my best friend Aimee called me to announce that she and her husband were pregnant with their first child. The very next week, I had put … Continue reading

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PW’s Olive Cheese Bread

I’m sort of indifferent to olives. When I was a kid, I would totally put olives on all ten of my fingers and pluck them off. I think that was the only reason that I liked olives – they were … Continue reading

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Roasted Chickpeas

Here’s a super quick, 6-ingredient recipe for you. And, I’m guessing that the only ingredient you don’t already have in your pantry is 2 cans of chickpeas (a.k.a. garbanzo beans). These would be perfect to set out for guests (just … Continue reading

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Creamy Spinach Artichoke Dip

There are yummy appetizers. There are crunchy appetizers. There are sweet appetizers. There are mmmmmmm good appetizers. And then there’s this appetizer. A so-good-I-just-ignored-half-the-KU-game-because-I-can’t-stop-stuffing-my-face-appetizer. A dinner-is-ruined-appetizer. A you-said-what?-I-wasn’t-listening-to-you-appetizer. Make this dip, eat this dip, and repeat this dip. Enjoy every … Continue reading

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