Healthy Appetizers Recipes

When hosting parties or social gatherings, it's always a good idea to offer healthy appetizer options. Many of us are now carefully selecting healthy food options and taking control of our diets. Crunchy vegetables crudites, calcium rich cheeses and olive based tapenades are all wonderful healthy appetizer choices.
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Grilled Bacon Stuffed Mushrooms

Stuffed mushrooms are typically served as pick-up hors d'oeuvres, which might be the way you will choose to serve these, although they are also an elegant garnish for any roast.

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Watermelon Cucumber Salsa

You will want to prepare this fruit salsa just before serving. The watermelon is so juicy, that it won't keep well for an extended period of time.

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Golden Sweet Sushi (Inarizushi)

My students always call this small, barrel shaped, golden sushi "dessert sushi," because of its sweet flavor.  The sushi rice itself is not sweetened, but it is packed in fried thin tofu that is s

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Lemon Cilantro Chutney

This recipe combines two favorites, lemon and cilanto, to make a great chutney.

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Whole Wheat Pita Pockets

Quick and easy and tastes great.

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