Category Archives: Appetizer

Stuffed Mushroom Caps

I don’t understand stuffed mushroom caps at all.  You see, I like mushrooms, but do I go wild when I eat a baby bella?  No. But stuff that baby with this stuff and it is one of the tastiest things … Continue reading

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Homemade Phyllo Cups

You don’t need to tell me, I can hear it already, “Oh boy, here goes Joanne with her cups again” hahahaha.  What can I say, I’m a big fan of making various bite sized munches in muffin tins.  I love … Continue reading

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Cranberry Pesto Chicken in Endive Cups

There’s something so satisfying about picking up one of these with your fingers, a big heapful of tender chicken mixed with arugula pesto, dried cranberries, and julienned fennel, all cradled into a crisp Belgian endive cup.  The endive is just … Continue reading

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Roasted Baby Potatoes with Romesco Dip

Baby honeygold potatoes are the latest in my favorite new discoveries, and once you try them for yourself, you will realize that not all potatoes are created equally.  The standard large potatoes at the store seem completely unrelated to these … Continue reading

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Spinach Artichoke Spread

I think spinach artichoke dip is one of the best things on the planet, evidenced by the fact that I ate this for four days straight until it was gone, every morning for breakfast.  Little toasted pieces of baguette spread … Continue reading

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Cheese Crisps

Everyone has had a cheese crisp before (or at least I should hope so), but these aren’t your ordinary cheese crisp.  These have crispy rice cereal in them, so they have extra crackly crispiness and pop.  You can really use … Continue reading

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Rosemary Croccantini Flatbread Crackers

If I could only eat 10 things for the rest of my life, this would be one of those 10 things.  These are crispy rosemary flatbread crackers, that I love to slather with fig jam and top with thin shavings … Continue reading

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