10 Fun Appetizers: Recipe Round Up


Are you entertaining for New Year’s Eve or need to bring an appetizer to a party?  Here are some interesting and  easy appetizers curated from some of my most popular recipes, sure to liven up the celebrating. Click on the highlighted title to get the recipe.   Wishing you a very Happy and Healthy New Year!

Buffalo Cauliflower

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White Bean-Pumpkin Hummus


“Each year, the Great Pumpkin rises out of the pumpkin patch that he thinks is the most sincere. He’s gotta pick this one. He’s got to. I don’t see how a pumpkin patch can be more sincere than this one. You can look around and there’s not a sign of hypocrisy. Nothing but sincerity as far as the eye can see.”

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown


If you love pumpkin-anything and hummus, then this recipe is for you!  Creamy, colorful, nutritious and nicely spiced, this hummus is sure to be a hit.  Ten minutes start to finish, this is a quick party appetizer perfect for fall entertaining.  The pumpkin flavor is not overpowering and the tahini distinctive enough to still have this dip taste like hummus.  Want to jazz it up?  Sprinkle with crunchy toppings like pepitas or pomegranate seeds and a drizzle of flavored olive oil or pomegranate molasses.  Grab the chips!

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