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Holidays Handled: Easy Appetizers

Posted December 5, 2013

Herbaceous Mixed Nuts

Fast and fabulous snack to serve at your own gathering or to package for gift-giving. Mix and match the nuts according to your taste, and make a day or two in advance. Serve with a bitter drink such as a Negroni.

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Holiday Jeweled Salad

Posted November 20, 2013


Holidays Handled: Easy Appetizers

 

Holiday Jeweled Salad

If you're assigned salad for a dinner party, try this festive version with a few knock-out holiday ingredients from the Market's produce stalls. Takes 5 minutes to assemble and toss.

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Holidays Handled: Easy Appetizers

Posted November 19, 2013


Smoked Salmon with Horseradish Cream

 

Smoked salmon works beautifully for entertaining, from holiday brunches to evening starters. If you have out-of-towners visiting, fish from Pike Place Market has to be on the table! Purchase smoked salmon, and this takes 5 minutes start to finish.

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Holidays Handled: Easy Appetizers

Posted November 18, 2013




Poached Cherry and Cheese Boats
 

This recipe stars Chukar Cherries' dried cherries. A quick stop for wine, cheese and produce (see shopping suggestions below), and you'll have all your ingredients. This recipe requires 30 minutes of cook time and 5 minutes of active prep–you can even do this the night before your party, making last-minute assembly a breeze.

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Prized for their rich oil content—healthy oil, that is—the wait for Copper River Salmon is over.

All four of the Market's fish markets now have fresh Copper River Salmon. These aquatic marathoners travel some 300 miles in the nation's 10th largest river in intense conditions that build their stores of omega-3 fatty acids. This results in a rich flavor that diners around the world cherish.