Tag: appetizers

Vegan Sausage and Cheddar Stuffing Balls

Vegan Sausage and Cheddar Stuffing Balls

Lightly crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, these crowd-pleasing sausage and cheddar stuffing balls are the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving or Christmas appetizer spread. You might even want to make a double batch and freeze some to have on hand for…

5-Ingredient Vegan Spinach and Artichoke Dip

5-Ingredient Vegan Spinach and Artichoke Dip

This is one of those recipes that has worked its way up into the ranks of those worthy of holidays, potlucks, and parties. I first served this vegan version of the classic spinach and artichoke appetizer last year as part of our Thanksgiving snack spread…

Spinach Mashed Potato Stuffed Mushrooms

Spinach Mashed Potato Stuffed Mushrooms

Traditional mushroom appetizers stuffed with the ultimate comfort food – mashed potatoes! These savory bites of garlicky spinach homestyle mashed potatoes topped with buttery Panko breadcrumbs make for an easy yet elegant appetizer. The filling can easily be made and stored in the fridge up to…

Tomato and Black Olive Bruschetta

Tomato and Black Olive Bruschetta

Bruschetta is one of the easiest, quickest, and most versatile appetizers! Perfect to make-ahead or at the last minute and the topping combinations are endless. This recipe yields a bruschetta that is both simple and elegant. Perfect for a casual picnic lunch for two or when…

Air-Fried Shishito Peppers

Air-Fried Shishito Peppers

Air-fried Shishitos – a super easy crowd-pleasing plant-based snack that is ready in 10 minutes! Why shishito peppers? Because they’re mild, perfectly sized, and don’t require any prep work. You literally just spritz them with olive oil (or don’t) and throw them in the air…

Vegan Stuffed Mushroom Dip

Vegan Stuffed Mushroom Dip

I knew this dip was a hit when I set it out as part of our pre-Thanksgiving snack spread and my meat and dairy-loving son declared, “Mom, this dip is insane!” This Stuffed Mushroom appetizer dip, loaded with mushrooms, garlic, vegan cream cheese and vegan…

Vegan 7-Layer Party Dip

Vegan 7-Layer Party Dip

So, football season is upon us, apparently, which really only means one thing to me – game day food – and we all know you can’t go wrong with the classics, right? Here, the ever popular layer dip gets upgraded to vegan status with seven…

Game Day Guacamole

Game Day Guacamole

I read somewhere that Super Bowl Sunday is considered a major food holiday in the U.S., second only to Thanksgiving. I don’t know how they come up with these rankings and such but I believe it. The day just isn’t complete without ridiculously large snack…

Green Chile Cheesy Sauce

Green Chile Cheesy Sauce

Every vegan home cook needs a solid cheesy sauce that they can use for everything from nachos to burgers to pasta or even as a stand-alone dip. This is that sauce. We enjoyed it most recently over a Mexican Lasagna (recipe coming soon). Best part is…

Vegan Ranch Dressing

Vegan Ranch Dressing

Confession: I’ve fallen into a bit of a junk food snacking rut over the last few weeks. Is it my imagination or are the snack food aisles at the supermarket really so much better this time of year? I may have gotten a little carried…