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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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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Fruity Fruit Dip

This can be served warm like a fondue for dipping fruits such as bananas, pineapple, melons or dried fruits. It can also be chilled and used as a dip for a fruit tray, in which case you may want to

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Elle's Fish Cocktail

This creamy fish cocktail can be served a top a bed of lettuce as a fisrt course salad, or as an appetizer.

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Japanese Crispy Rice Crackers (Usuyoki Senbei)

This simple recipe produces thin, very crisp rice crackers.  The sesame seeds added to the dough provide additional texture and sweetness, and a nice nutty flavor.

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Italian Carrot Antipasto

In this simple recipe, a colorful combination of vegetables is tossed with a specially seasoned dressing.  It makes a nice accompaniment to many meals.

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