Parties are an excellent way to hang out with your close ones. But also they are a little headache-causing when it comes to organization. You gotta have the perfect party food that everyone will love. And you want to put something new that will amaze your friends. The reason is not important. Ranging from baby showers, birthdays to graduations, all celebrations require something interesting for snacking.
Are you a party freak? You will definitely love these food ideas that you can make for your own party!
1. Mini Caprese bites
These ones are a a fun way to do the ordinary Italian Caprese salad. Fresh, simple and suitable for snacking while partying!
- cherry tomatoes
- fresh basil leaves
- mozzarella balls
- balsamic vinegar
- extra virgin olive oil
- kosher salt
- freshly ground black pepper
- fresh garlic
Take one toothpick and skewer a cherry tomato, basil leaf and mozzarella balls. Mix together the other ingredients to make a dressing. Lay the appetizers on a plate and drizzle them with the dressing.
2. Appricots with cheese
A great gourmand combo for those with sophisticated taste. This decadent recipe will impress your guests with it’s rich taste.
- fresh apricots
- goat cheese
- raw honey
- chopped pecans
Cut the apricots in half and remove the pits. Put some of the goat cheese to fill the gap. Drizzle with some honey. Finish with chopped pecans.
Another great idea for tasty party food. Everyone will go crazy for these cheese balls. Simple and no-bake recipe, but yet interesting.
- 1 container cream cheese spread
- 1 garlic clove, pressed
- 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
- 1 package finely shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/2 cup coarsely chopped almonds, pecans or snipped fresh parsley
Combine cream cheese spread, garlic and pepper sauce. Mix well. Add cheddar cheese to cream cheese mixture (mixture will be stiff). Form little balls. Roll these in almonds, pecans or parsley, or any other. You can try to roll them in different ingredients to get nice and presentable cheese balls.
4. Smoked salmon appetizers
To add a little luxurious flavor to the appetizers, add some smoked salmon. This will bring your food to a whole new level!
- 3/4 cup Greek yogurt
- 6 tbsp cream cheese
- 2 tbsp fresh chopped dill
- 1/2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
- smoked salmon
Place the Greek yogurt, cream cheese,dill and lemon juice in a food processor. Process it until all the ingredients are combined together. Spread this on the bruscetti, they can be store-bought or homemade. Place pieces of smoked salmon on top.
Hope that you enjoyed these party food ideas that are too easy to make. Which one was your favorite?