Dinner Party

7 Appetizers & Salads Recipes for a Dinner Party

Drew Glover • March 17, 2015
Planning a party? Need something quick and delicious to start off a meal? Whatever you are planning if you need delicious Appetizers or Salads to start off your meal course then this place is the place to be. Search and start cooking away!Homemade Ricotta Cheese by San Francisco Chronicle
1. Tom McNaughton's Homemade Ricotta
Homemade Ricotta Cheese
There is no simpler cheese to make at home than ricotta, which takes all of 10 minutes and is legions better than store-bought.
2. Seared Ahi Tuna With Warm Veggie Salad
Seared Ahi Tuna With Warm Veggie Salad
This healthy and delicious dish has 5 ingredients and takes 15 minutes or less to prepare. It's perfect for a quick meal any night of the week...or try it out at your next dinner party!
3. Honey Glazed Carrots With Orange and Thyme
Honey Glazed Carrots With Orange and Thyme
When you need a bright, beautiful side dish with sweet, bold flavors...look no further than these honey glazed carrots. They are such a breeze to whip up and couldn't be more delicious. This recipe really says 'Spring'...we love it!
4. Mexican Fruit Salad
Mexican Fruit Salad
Summer is in full swing, and if the heat is getting you down, try this! A refreshing Mexican Fruit Salad, with a chili powder kick! A great combo, anytime of day! This salad is inspired by the awesome fruit carts in Los Angeles that often times are near the entrances to the insane freeway system of the city. It certainly is a healthy, delicious way to start your day on the way to work and also takes your mind off the mad rush hour traffic that will ensue!
5. Melted Cheese Stick Recipe
Melted Cheese Stick Recipe
This recipe is a twist on the old Christmas favourite, breaded camembert. Instead of cubes or wedges we make posh cheese sticks with an awesome, sticky, spiced orange relish.
6. Sweet Potato Skins with Sage Pesto and Bacon
Stuffed Sweet Potato Skins
Enjoy this family recipe that has sweet potato skins topped with sage pesto, crispy bacon, and fresh arugula. The sweet and salty combination of this dish hits all the right taste buds. Author and Food Blogger Whitney Bond shows how to beautifully present it to your guests in this Grokker Premium video.
7. German Potato Salad
German Potato Salad
This special recipe comes from Stanford child health and nutrition professor Maya Adam's German Grandmother. It is super easy to make and will fill your house with the fresh smell of dill and herbs. Watch all of Maya's Grokker Premium videos for easy, nutritious recipes for your family.
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