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appetizers

last minute hors d’oeurves inspirations

jalapeño shrimp cocktail Buy a quarter pound of cooked, peeled medium shrimp for each guest you expect. For a party of 8 guests, pour one 6 to 8-ounce bottle of your favorite seafood cocktail sauce into a shallow bowl. Mix 1 tablespoon of pickled sliced jalapeños and 2 tablespoons sour cream into the cocktail sauce and ...

sweet & spicy parmesan popcorn

Serves 6 as a snack—or just me The marriage of salty Parmesan and sweet brown sugar is a match made in heaven, if you ask me. One fateful day I discovered this combo, and I’ve never looked back. I’ve even smuggled it into the movies. 1 package plain microwave popcorn 4 tablespoons (½ stick) butter 3 tablespoons brown sugar ½ ...

asian noodle salad with peanut dressing

Serves 6 You will love the sweet and spicy balance of flavors in this dish. Of course, you can eliminate the chili paste if you like it milder. 12 ounces Chinese-style wheat noodles 2 tablespoons sesame oil, plus more for the just-cooked noodles ½ cup peanut butter (smooth or crunchy) Juice of 2 limes (¼ cup) 1 tablespoon Asian-style chili paste 2 ...

super sunday party foods!

I spent some time with WOR’s lovely Joan Hamburg on her fabulous radio show today and we talked about, what else? Super Bowl parties!If you’re having friends over, check out some of my great, easy recipes for game-friendly foods.Click here for the recipes