Appetizers the Easy Way

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10 min
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. In shallow dish, combine the pistachios and cranberries. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Roll the goat cheese log in the mixture and transfer to ...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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15 min
Blanch the asparagus in a large saucepan of boiling water for 2 mins or until bright green and tender. Refresh under cold water then drain on absorbent paper. Wrap each asparagus spear with a...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Preheat the grill to high. Halve each slice of ham lengthways and wrap one half around each of the asparagus spears. Brush the ham and asparagus lightly with oil and sprinkle with salt and pe...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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15 min
In the center of each tortilla, layer some lettuce, turkey, tomato, and cucumber. Spread the pesto over the top and roll the tortilla like a burrito. 

Appetizers the Easy Way

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20 min
Add eggs to a pot, add enough water to cover eggs and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and cover with a lid for 20 minutes. Drain water and run cold water over eggs. Crack and peel off the egg ...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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35 min
Wash the mushrooms. Remove stalks and discard. Brush mushrooms with melted butter. Fry the onions in the remaining butter. When tender, mix onion and butter with breadcrumbs, sausage meat, herbs...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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10 min
Place eggs in a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil and cook for 5 minutes. Remove from hot water, cool and peel. Place eggs in a jar or food container. In saucepan combine beets, vin...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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25 min
Heat oven to 400°F. Place the cherry tomatoes on a baking sheet and toss with 2 teaspoons olive oil, 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt, and a few grinds of black pepper. Roast, tossing occasionally, unti...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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10 min
Spread 2 tablespoons sour cream over each tortilla. Top with turkey, cheese, lettuce, olives, and tomatoes. Roll up each tortilla tightly. Cut each roll into 4 pieces; secure each piece with ...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Cook bacon and drain but reserve dripping, if necessary add vegetable oil to measure 1/4 cup total. In a small bowl combine dripping, egg and milk, set aside. Crumble bacon, set aside. In ...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Preheat the oven to 400 F degrees. Stir the bread crumbs, garlic, parsley, ham, parmesan cheese, salt and pepper, and 2 tablespoon olive oil in a medium bowl to blend. Drizzle a large baking ...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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15 min
Heat oven to 400° F. Place the baguette slices on a baking sheet and brush both sides of the bread with oil. Bake until golden brown, 4 to 5 minutes per side. In a medium bowl, combine the shrim...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Combine the creme fraiche, mustard, dill, and salt. Cover and refrigerate up to 1 day ahead. Heat the  broiler. Arrange the bread slices on baking sheets. Toast until lightly browned; turn and t...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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25 min
Pre-heat the oven to 200 degrees C. Combine all the ingredients, stirring briefly until just combined all together. Place the mixture into mini muffin tins and bake, about 10 minutes or until...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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20 min
Stir together cream cheese, Monterey Jack cheese, Feta cheese and oregano. Spread one-quarter of the filling onto one-half of each tortilla. Top with olives, pimiento and green onion. Fold the p...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Put the figs in a food processor together with the cream. Puree and transfer to a mixing bowl. Whisk the eggs, than gently fold in the cheese, raisins and pine nuts. Take a tablespoon of f...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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40 min
Cut bread into 1 inch slices; remove crust. Cut trimmed slices into 1 inch cubes. Hollow out each with sharp knife, leaving 1/8" shell. Brush sides and top with melted butter. Place in cookie sh...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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25 min
Mix chopped ham, onion, salt, pepper, eggs and diced bread together, adding about 2 tbsp flour, enough to make a thick paste. Using a teaspoon, form mixture into about 30 balls. Roll balls in cu...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Fry bacon until crisp in skillet. Remove with slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. Saute onion in 1 tablespoon bacon drippings until tender. Set aside to cool. Sift together flour, baking po...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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30 min
Combine Cheddar, cream cheese, scallions, bell pepper, cilantro, jalapenos (if using), orange zest and juice in a medium bowl. Gently stir in crab. Lay tortillas out on a work surface. Spread one-f...

Appetizers the Easy Way

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40 min
Snap off tough ends of asparagus. Cover and cook in a small amount of boiling water for 5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain and rinse under cold running water. Trim white portion from green o...