Wine Party Prep & Mini Shrimp + Grits Appetizer!

mini shrimp and grits!

This post brought to you by Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Pizzazzerie. If you are a regular Pizzazzerie reader, you might remember me mentioning that I grew up as a child in Charleston, SC so I have a firmly rooted love for seaside celebrations and lowcountry cuisine. Charlestonians know how to party, southern style! So I’m tapping into that

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Appetizer

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus | Pizzazzerie.com

As hostesses, my number one piece of advice is to have a good arsenal of go-to party recipes. Not only is this a must-have for planned parties but also for last-minute drop-in guests. Pick a few recipes, print them out or store them on your phone “notes” and keep the ingredients stocked so you’re just a few minutes away from a delicious appetizer or dessert.

I’m So Fancy: Layered Mini Martini BBQ

Layer BBQ in mini martini glasses for a fancy twist on this classic comfort!

Why must fancy food always be so fussy? Caviar. Balsamic vinaigrette infused with white truffles.┬áMarinated Olives with Fennel. I could go on. Those are all nice, but sometimes you just want to eat your regular ol’ crowd-pleasing BBQ! Growing up in Texas as a baby then the Carolinas through high school and now Tennessee, I’ve had my fair share of barbecue. From football games to

{Recipe} Cucumber Pimento Bites!

Cucumber Pimento Bites - Delicious Appetizer!

CUCUMBER PIMENTO BITES Hey, Y’all! I just had to swing in to share a recent recipe I created for ForRent.com on their fabulous blog! These Cucumber Pimento Bites are the perfect appetizer recipe! They’re refreshing, colorful, and oh so delicious! Pop over HERE for the full recipe!

{Recipe} Spicy Parmesan & Onion Dip!

ADDICTIVE {Recipe} Spicy Parmesan & Onion Dip!

The BIG GAME is just days away! If you’re gathering up ingredients for the perfect football spread, then this Spicy Parmesan & Onion Dip is a must-have! I paired mine with Kettle Chips Krinkle Cut Buffalo Bleu chips for the perfect game-day snack in front of the TV! The sour cream and cream cheese keep this dip creamy and cool while hot sauce adds a

Thanksgiving Turkey & Apple Pastry Bites!

Bite Size Turkey Thanksgiving Appetizers!

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! I’m exited to share this simple and easy appetizer for enjoying around the fire, watching football games, or using up those leftovers! It’s delicious, bite-size, and super easy to make. You’ll just need a few simple, traditional Thanksgiving ingredients and Puff Pastry Sheets to create these mini appetizers! Personalize them to your family’s favorite flavors! AND — Share with

White Cheddar, Artichoke, & Bacon Dip!

ADDICTIVE RECIPE: Baked White Cheddar, Bacon, Artichoke Dip!

Can you believe Thanksgiving is just a couple of weeks away? I’m super thrilled as we are in my favorite season of the year – fall! From the crisp air to the gorgeous sunset colored leaves, there are also so many opportunities for gathering together with family and friends to watch a holiday movie, a big football game, or simply just to enjoy a delicious