This time of year is meant for celebrating with those we love … over something to nibble of course! We took the time to put together my favourite holiday appetizers along with a downloadable grocery list if you’re wanting to make the whole spread (scale down the servings if your family is small like ours)…
Holiday Dinner for Smaller Gatherings
Our Holiday Fraîche Table is here – complete with a mini version for those more intimate dinners we will be having this year! Here is our delicious dinner guide to help you easily serve up festive holiday flavour no matter the size.
Stuffed Mushrooms 2 Ways
Flavour packed mushroom caps make the perfect bite-sized appetizer and I’ve got stuffed mushrooms 2 ways for you! A fresh creamy crab for all my seafood lovers, and a rich vegetarian French onion soup inspired version too.
Watermelon Ceviche (Vegan)
Watermelon is such a summer staple and I’m always on the hunt for new ways to use it. This Watermelon Ceviche is a colourful vegan twist on a classic Peruvian dish and is jam packed with healthy flavour.
Crab Cakes with Homemade Tartar Sauce
Crab Cakes have to be one of my favourite appetizers – if they are on a menu there’s about a 110% chance I’ll order them. The good news is that they are not complicated to make at home and the BEST way to impress your future round of guests!
Crispy Oven Fries
Like any mere-mortal, I love fries. I mean, who doesn’t? But traditional fries aren’t exactly what we call ‘health food’. I’ve tried to make oven fries a number of times, but due to a lack of know-how or patience (or both), my sad previous efforts have resulted in limp, soggy fries that hardly resemble their…
Shrimp Avocado Salsa
I am all for simple recipes, and this Shrimp Avocado Salsa is seriously amazing my friends. With less than 10 ingredients, it comes together so easy and is sure to give you instant ‘life of the party’ status!
Goat Cheese Cigars
These Goat Cheese Cigars are elegant, can be made ahead and are the perfect appetizer for your next holiday party. Keep reading for the recipe and tutorial!
Pull-Apart Pizza Buns
Pull-Apart Pizza Buns; why didn’t I think of this before? I used my old-faithful bun recipe to create this cheesy and super fun appetizer. Make it for your next party to earn extra points with your favourite people!