All questions

appetizers

What are some ideas for appetizers for a wine tasting party for 10 guests. I'm looking for something other than the standard cheese tray

asked by mshofran over 3 years ago
9 answers 3922 views
23b88974 7a89 4ef5 a567 d442bb75da04  avatar
added over 3 years ago

Bruschetta. Bacon wrapped scallops. Thai chicken salad in lettuce cups. Salmon mouse in endive leaves. Seared beef tenderloin medallions with horseradish cream. Pork tenderloin medallions with cranberry chutney. Carmelized onion and goat cheese tarts. Spinach and feta tarts.
I can keep going...I love apps.

B0e51b35 a002 4fdd adc2 f06fa947184e  baci1
HalfPint

HalfPint is a trusted home cook.

added over 3 years ago

Tuna tartare on fried wonton wrappers ( Ina Garten has a good recipe)
Meatballs in a teriyaki sauce
Cheese straws
Spicy roasted chickpeas
Mini crab cakes
Blinis topped with creme fraiche and caviar
Gougeres

8425a5f0 773c 4ccd b24e 9e75b44477a8  monita photo
Monita

Monita is a Recipe Tester for Food52

added over 3 years ago

Mushroom-polenta diamonds (http://www.marthastewart... gruyere and parm beignets (http://www.marthastewart... upside down mushroom tartlets (http://www.marthastewart... or sweet and sour chicken wings (http://www.marthastewart...)

23b88974 7a89 4ef5 a567 d442bb75da04  avatar
added over 3 years ago

Bacon wrapped stuffed dates. Perfect blend of salty and sweet. I like to stuff them with bleu cheese, feta or almonds.

23b88974 7a89 4ef5 a567 d442bb75da04  avatar
added over 3 years ago

Or figs! Amazing!

8f5038ed 8aca 4d33 aef7 8a0ce63adc40  img00019 20100929 0432 1
sexyLAMBCHOPx

sexyLAMBCHOPx is a trusted home cook.

added over 3 years ago

One of my seasonal faves, you can form them in muffin tins if you like. Great flavor... http://www.bonappetit.com...

Bac35f8c 0352 46fe 95e3 57de4b652617  p1291120
added over 3 years ago

Roquefort gougeres (or their Gorgenzola cousins) are my "go-to" -- hot out of the oven they practically SCREAM for a glass of wine.

48dd002c 4c45 4b84 8006 ac8614d467cd  dsc00859 2
creamtea

Lisanne is a trusted home cook.

added over 3 years ago

Have a look at one of last year's contests: http://www.food52.com/contests...

46d131cd f2c2 45e6 a471 166131eec02e  jess otoole
added over 3 years ago

You could do a savory puff pastry tart cut into small squares like this one
http://www.ladomestique...
or these Pomegranate Glazed Chicken Drumsticks
http://www.ladomestique...

Eff4635d 961f 46ab 8528 92f8dee3095e  autumntart2