Recipe Index: Appetizer

Onion Rings (photo)

Onion Rings

Crunchy onion rings recipe. Onion rings, soaked in buttermilk, coated with flour and cornmeal, and deep fried to a golden crisp.
Oven-toasted Sonoran Quesadilla (photo)

Oven-toasted Sonoran Quesadilla

Sonoran quesadillas made with extra large, thin flour tortillas, toasted with butter and cheese, and served with strips of mild green chiles.
Oxtail Pâté (Pate) (photo)

Oxtail Pâté (Pate)

Oxtail pate includes no liver, it is just made with the rich, flavorful meat of oxtails.
Pacific Black Cod Escabeche (photo)

Pacific Black Cod Escabeche

Black cod fillets marinated in a vinegar oil mixture and served as a classic escabeche.
Papaya, Prosciutto, and Lime (photo)

Papaya, Prosciutto, and Lime

Slices of fresh papaya served with thinly sliced prosciutto and fresh squeezed lime.
Pâté (Pate) Maison (photo)

Pâté (Pate) Maison

Easy to make liver pate, made with chicken livers and pork sausage, wrapped in bacon.
Guacamole on Simply Recipes

Perfect Guacamole

Classic guacamole recipe, made with ripe avocados, Serrano chiles, cilantro and lime. Garnish with red radishes or jicama. Serve with tortilla chips.
Pineapple Glazed Ham Balls (photo)

Pineapple Glazed Ham Balls

Meatballs made from ham, bacon and ground pork, glazed with pineapple juice, brown sugar, cider vinegar, ketchup and dry mustard.
Potato Skins (photo)

Potato Skins

Crispy cheese potato skins, baked to a crisp, then topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, sour cream and green onions.
Prosciutto, Melon, and Mozzarella on Simply Recipes

Prosciutto, Melon, and Mozzarella

Prosciutto-wrapped melon with Mozzarella cheese recipe, perfect summertime appetizer. Prosciutto di Parma, honeydew and cantaloupe melons, and fresh cherry-size Mozzarella cheese.
Quick and Easy Artichoke Dip (photo)

Quick and Easy Artichoke Dip

Quick and easy, hot artichoke dip with artichoke hearts, Parmesan cheese, mayonnaise, and salt and pepper.
Roasted Garlic on Simply Recipes

Roasted Garlic

How to roast whole heads of garlic in the oven so you can eat warm, toasty cloves right out of the garlic head.
Salmon Mousse from Simply Recipes

Salmon Mousse

Jelled salmon mousse appetizer recipe, with cooked salmon, celery, green pepper, onion, dill, and cream cheese.
Salmon Spread (photo)

Salmon Spread

Salmon spread appetizer with a combination of smoked salmon and freshly poached salmon, mixed together with lemon juice, capers, Dijon, chives, lemon zest, and butter. Serve on toasted baguette slices.
Sardine Rillettes (photo)

Sardine Rillettes

Heavenly spread for crackers, made with canned sardines, cream cheese, shallots, green onions, and lime juice.
Savory Chicken Drummettes (photo)

Savory Chicken Drummettes

Tasty chicken drummettes. The meaty part of the chicken wing, marinated in garlic, honey, Dijon, soy sauce, and lemon juice, then roasted in the oven.
Sea Scallops with Asparagus Sauce (photo)

Sea Scallops with Asparagus Sauce

Seared thick sea scallops served with a simple asparagus and butter sauce.
Shrimp Ceviche (photo)

Shrimp Ceviche

Cool and tasty shrimp ceviche recipe, shrimp served with chopped red onion, chile, cilantro, cucumber, avocado with lemon and lime juices.
Shrimp Cocktail (photo)

Shrimp Cocktail

Simple, spicy shrimp cocktail appetizer, boiled shrimp served with homemade cocktail sauce.
Shrimp Dip (photo)

Shrimp Dip

Easy shrimp dip with small pink shrimp, lemon zest and lemon juice, scallions, parsley, hot sauce, pepper, cream cheese and a little mayo.
Shrimp Quesadilla (photo)

Shrimp Quesadilla

Shrimp quesadilla recipe, flour tortillas toasted with shredded Monterey Jack cheese and shrimp marinated in lime juice with chiles, green onion and cilantro.
Skillet Tortilla Pizza (photo)

Skillet Tortilla Pizza

Super easy individual pizzas made with flour tortillas, mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce and basil, in a cast iron skillet on the stovetop.
Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Toasts (photo)

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Toasts

Salmon toasts recipe with smoked salmon slices over herbed goat cheese on toasted crostini bread rounds. An easy, crowd pleasing appetizer.
Smoky Paprika Shrimp Skewers (photo)

Smoky Paprika Shrimp Skewers

Shrimp marinated in a spicy paprika garlic sauce, threaded onto bamboo skewers and grilled.
Spanish Roasted Potatoes with Tomato Sauce (photo)

Spanish Roasted Potatoes with Tomato Sauce

A classic Spanish tapas appetizer known as patatas bravas, or angry potatoes - roasted potatoes tossed with a spicy, smoky tomato sauce.