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Holidays Handled: Easy Appetizers

Posted December 6, 2013

Sun-Drenched Holiday Antipasti

Garlic-baked tomatoes add a homemade touch that's sure to impress. The red tomatoes and green basil add holiday flair, while a spike of chile oil perks up the appetizer buffet.

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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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