Posts filed under Appetizers

Mother’s Day Brunch + Crab Appetizer

Mother's Day Brunch

Hat's Off To Mom! Create a memorable centerpiece by using an old hat and embellishing it with fresh flowers. Head to the attic and find one of grandmother's classics.  You could take it up another notch and have a "Mad Hatter's Tea Party" and say that hats are required but gloves are optional! Then try a new recipe like this … { Continue Reading }

Spring Salads: Parmesan Cups

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Lemon-Basil Shrimp Salad 1 1/2 pounds peeled, cooked large shrimp 1/2 large red onion, sliced 1/2 red bell pepper, sliced 1/2 yellow bell pepper, sliced Lemon-Basil Marinade (or a simple EVOO/lemon mix) 1/4 cup fresh basil, chopped 8 cups salad greens 4 parmesan baskets Lemon Vinaigrette Dressing (or your favorite … { Continue Reading }

Cocktails Before the Symphony

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Bellini champagne and delicious marinated shrimp will be the star attraction for cocktails with friends before the symphony or a night out on the town. Gather around the piano and let the good times roll! Bellini Champagne 1 peach, pureed (or 4 oz of peach nectar) 8 oz champagne dash of grenadine Pour pureed peach into … { Continue Reading }

Top 7 Easter Appetizers

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      1. Easter Plates by Sur La Table 2. Proscuitto-Wrapped Mango Bites 3. Bruschetta-Goat Cheese Cups 4. Basil-Cheese Roulade 5. Spicy Roasted Bell Pepper Pimiento Cheese 6. Curried Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches 7. Gorgonzola Truffles 8. Beef-and-Asparagus Bundles images: Easter plates - Sur La … { Continue Reading }