Appetizers for Easy Entertaining

Appetizers for Easy Entertaining

Appetizers for Easy Entertaining (Family Features) When it comes time to entertain family and friends, it’s important to have a few simple, warm appetizers and small plates at the ready. Plan your menu with recipes that can be prepped ahead of time and popped in the oven when guests arrive. It can make hosting easier and more enjoyable. A versatile […]

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Rye Boat Dip Platter

Rye Boat Dip Platter

Rye Boat Dip Platter      The rye boat dip is a classic party recipe.  It is so common a request that caterers offer a regular and vegan option.  This recipe showed up somewhere around the late 1940’s.  The post war era was a big entertaining phase for America.  Returning soldiers were embraced in several family and public events.  It […]

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Stuffed Mushrooms

Stuffed Mushrooms

Stuffed Mushrooms      I like easy appetizer recipes.  Needlessly complicated recipes can bring a busy kitchen to a halt.  Commercial kitchens rely on easy work flow.  The ability to move large amounts of food through the kitchen is how restaurants turn a profit.  The trick is to merely make food look as if it was hard to make.  Stuffed […]

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