Tag: appetizers

Roasted Chickpeas and Edamame

Roasted Chickpeas and Edamame

Introducing my current favorite snack… roasted chickpeas and edamame. Loaded with protein and so super easy to throw together. I usually like to keep it simple and only season with salt and pepper but you could absolutely customize with all sorts of seasonings. Chili powder, curry, garlic…

Classic-Style Stuffed Eggs

Classic-Style Stuffed Eggs

Do you call them stuffed or deviled eggs? I said “deviled eggs” forever until only recently when I saw this style referred to as “stuffed” and thought it sounded nicer. Anyway, I usually serve stuffed eggs as an appetizer but, know what I’ve learned lately?…

Caramelized Onion Dip

Caramelized Onion Dip

Here’s a recipe that will make you want to ditch the pre-made onion dips for good! We’ll begin by lightly caramelizing thin slices of a sweet yellow onion. Then after stirring in sour cream, mayonnaise, cream cheese, and spices, we give the flavors a little…

Zesty Cream Cheese Stuffed Olives

Zesty Cream Cheese Stuffed Olives

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! I’m so glad you’re here because today I’m sharing this super easy and tasty appetizer that you can throw together in ten minutes. We enjoyed the olives as a complement to our Baked Spaghetti Pie dinner but I also think they…

Cajun Spiced Stuffed Mushrooms

Cajun Spiced Stuffed Mushrooms

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! Today, I’m sharing a super easy appetizer bursting with flavor! Stuffed mushrooms is definitely one of my go-to appetizers because I love that the filling can usually be made a day or two in advance. With these guys, you…

Peperonata and Goat Cheese Appetizer

Peperonata and Goat Cheese Appetizer

Are you ready for a super easy and tasty appetizer that requires zero cooking and only two ingredients? It doesn’t get much easier than this: Grab a 5oz. package of herbed chèvre (goat cheese) and an 8oz. jar of prepared peperonata, which can be found…

Cucumber and Feta Appetizer Bites

Cucumber and Feta Appetizer Bites

File this one under “easiest appetizers ever”. Seriously, you can have these tasty little cucumber bites ready to go in a matter of minutes. Slice, mix, pile it on; that’s it. Here’s the recipe: 1 small-medium cucumber 1/2 cup Mediterranean feta cheese, crumbled 2 teaspoons…

Baby Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta

Baby Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta

Black olives are kind of a big deal with all the girls in this house.  Littlest One insists (and I am happy to accommodate) on double olives when we order pizza while my Big Girl inhales them almost daily as an afternoon snack.  So, adding…

Crustless Spinach and Mushroom Quiche

Crustless Spinach and Mushroom Quiche

Upon seeing what I was serving for dinner last night our oldest son, who is 22, commented that he was, “afraid the spinach taste was just going to be too much”. This, before he took the first bite and then proceeded to inhale his portion…

Marinated Cheese and Olives ~ Game Night Snack

Marinated Cheese and Olives ~ Game Night Snack

This was our Thanksgiving night snack as we were all gathered around the dining table, playing Taboo, which has recently become my new favorite old game. We all enjoyed the briny-cheesy-carby goodness so much I’m thinking this may make an encore appearance as part of…