Required fields are marked *. View All Start Slideshow. Roll up the zucchini. Carefully skewer the walnut (through the middle works best) and finish with the feta. Make up one of these the night before and don't forget to whip up a special cocktail., Those all sound so good!! That beet salad looks heavenly. You can fold up the basil leaf in half to skewer it easily and neatly with the toothpick. Serve with crackers, tortilla chips or vegetable sticks. Garnish with a little red pepper or some herbs. Holiday party season is here - whether you are hosting just a few or a large shindig, the last thing you want to do is to be sweating and stressing in the kitchen over your appetizers. In all cases, toothpicks make bite-sized foods easier to grab and consume, with very little effort or mess. The combo of sharp and creamy cheeses, peppy spices, and colorful stir-ins will garner the rave reviews that every cook secretly hopes to hear. Caprese Stacks - if you can still find tasty cherry tomatoes, this app comes together in a few minutes. These ideas for easy-to-assemble appetizers balance flavor and nutrition with a few healthy components that are still delicious. Use your favorite recipe or, in a pinch, buy it. Place a mint leaf between the feta and the watermelon and secure them with toothpick. Tasty toothpick appetizers - recipe. Add it below the red pepper on the toothpick. Dec 16, 2018 - Here are 10 easy ideas for make-ahead toothpick appetizers. See more ideas about appetizers, appetizer recipes, appetizer snacks. Your email address will not be published. Of course, you can add green onion, chopped cilantro and tomatoes if you like. Enjoy your New Year’s trip! Share your favorite make-ahead apps in the comments below. Cut the cold meat in thin slices across the grain (each piece about 1.5 x 2.5 inches), smear a bit of hoisin sauce on one side of the beef (or use grainy mustard or horseradish cream), roll up each slice with a bit of thinly sliced green onion inside and secure with a toothpick. Dec 30, 2017 - Here are 10 easy ideas for make-ahead toothpick appetizers. The cutest little beet salad toothpick appetizers, plus it has greens in the form of spicy arugula! (Photo: Costa Kitchen), Prosciutto-Wrapped Melon - this is a classic and delicious flavor pairing that is easy for the kids to help with (melon ballers make it fun!). I’m going to add roasted red pepper spread next time for a fun twist, and I love the idea of using goat cheese as well! Granted, it's probably the yummy garlic-y aioli sauce. Drizzle with balsamic vinegar reduction or vinaigrette just before serving if desired, but of course the feta combination is also good on its own! You can make them ahead of time, so you can enjoy good food but also not worry about preparing things at the last minute or keeping them warm. Drizzle with balsamic vinegar right before serving. To add more flavor, you can drizzle with balsamic vinegar. Also there is no need for shared utensils – toothpick and enjoy! I've also added some halved baby potatoes which are also quite tasty in the aioli too. They are best to have on hand for last minute guests who like to “drop in” without much notice. Then bake directly from frozen! This will ensure they stay in place! Thanks for the ideas, Kath , Charmaine Ng | Architecture & Lifestyle Blog (Photo: Bellalimento), Spicy Shrimp Tapas - while you do have to cook the shrimp, this appetizer comes together pretty quickly if you buy pre-cut mango and assemble ahead of time.