Posts Tagged 'Appetizers and Snacks'

Sausage and Mushroom Mini Quiches

Published on: 2017-09-29 6:21:10 AM | Recipes

8 ounces breakfast sausage, removed from casing and crumbled into small pieces 1 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil 8 ounces mushrooms, sliced ¼ cup sliced scallions ¼ cup shredded Swiss cheese 1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper 5 eggs 3 egg whites 1 cup milk • Position rack in center of oven; preheat to 325°F. Coat a muffin tin generously with cooking spray or butter. • Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add sausage and cook until golden brown, 6 to ...

Cheese Chips

Published on: 2017-09-08 6:19:29 AM | Recipes

What could be more simple than these ‘chips’ made from cheese?  They would be great as a crunchy snack or perfect to serve with guacamole or salsa! Ingredients: 8 oz. cheddar cheese, provolone cheese or edam cheese, in slices ½ teaspoon paprika powder Method: • Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C). Place the cheese slices on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. • Sprinkle paprika powder on top and bake in the oven for about 8–10 ...

Curried Lime Cauliflower Bites with Curry Mayo

Published on: 2017-06-30 6:16:18 AM | Recipes

Ingredients:  ½ head cauliflower, cut into bite sized florets 1 teaspoon oil Juice from ½ lime 1 teaspoon curry powder ¼ teaspoon cumin powder ¼ teaspoon coriander powder ¼ teaspoon turmeric ¼ teaspoon cayenne powder ¼ teaspoon sea salt For the curry mayo: ¼ cup mayonnaise* (NOT Miracle Whip!) 1 teaspoon curry powder ¼ teaspoon cayenne powder ¼ teaspoon turmeric ⅛ teaspoon sugar A pinch of sea ...

Spicy Beef Lettuce Wraps

Published on: 2017-06-16 6:19:13 AM | Recipes

Ingredients: 450g beef steak ¼ tsp each salt and pepper 3 tbsp lime juice 2 tbsp olive oil 2 tsp chili garlic sauce 1 tsp grated fresh ginger 1 tsp liquid honey 1 tsp soy sauce 1 tsp sesame oil 1 sweet red pepper, thinly sliced 1 cup carrot, thinly sliced 1 cup cucumber, thinly sliced 2 green onions, thinly sliced 12 large lettuce leaves (Romaine work very well)   Method: • Sprinkle steak with a pinch each of the salt and pepper.  Place on a greased ...

Hot Broccoli Dip

Published on: 2017-05-05 6:22:00 AM | Recipes

An excellent alternative to spinach dip, this can be made ahead and baked when needed!    Ingredients: 1 ½ cups broccoli florets, chopped ¾ cup shredded cheese (suggested: combination of mozzarella and cheddar)  ½ cup mayonnaise ½ cup chopped red peppers ¼ cup parmesan cheese 2 tbsp. chopped onions 2 cloves garlic, minced Pinch of cayenne pepper (optional) Cooking Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Mix all ingredients until ...