Delicious Appetizer Recipes

These are recipes for great appetizers that are sure to please you and your guests

Citrus Herb Olive Tapenade

February 18, 2014
Citrus Herb Olive Tapenade | Magnolia Days

Some things are not aesthetically pleasing. Or perhaps they can be fondly called aesthetically challenged. A big patch of mud is rarely referred to as beautiful. You probably won’t find a recently dumped mound of trash in a landfill at the top of a things-to-see list. While certain foods taste incredible, they have a not-so-pretty […]

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Herb and Citrus Marinated Olives for #SundaySupper

January 19, 2014
Herb and Citrus Marinated Olives | Magnolia Days

The table had stacks of little plates in the middle. Beside them was a container filled with flatware. We knew something was different about this place. We just didn’t know what it was at first. One look at the extensive menu gave a clue to a new dining experience ahead. Everything that was offered came […]

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Blue Cheese Walnut Tarts for #SundaySupper

January 12, 2014
Blue Cheese Walnut Tarts | Magnolia Days

A tiny seed was planted not too long ago. It sprouted and reached out to touch the universe. Roots spread far and deep to hold up the fast growth. It was nurtured with love and drew attention from all parts of the world. It has brought together countless people who share a common goal of […]

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Liptauer Cheese Spread for #SundaySupper

September 8, 2013
Liptauer Cheese Spread

Cars, trucks, and campers were parked as far as the eye could see. The air was filled with a heavenly scent wafting from grills and smokers. Fans congregated around waiting for the feast. Music of all types could be heard while walking through the lots. Tailgating is one of the highlights of attending a major […]

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Beef and Pork Empanadas for #SundaySupper

August 25, 2013
Beef and Pork Empanadas | Magnolia Days

It was a typical Saturday morning. Airplanes were tied down in rows on the side of the airport. An engine would crank followed by the familiar sound of a prop spinning. A few minutes later it would taxi to the runway and then head off into the sky. Watching planes take off and land was […]

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Korean Beef Bites for #SundaySupper

March 10, 2013
Korean Beef Bites | Magnolia Days

Have you ever ate an appetizer for dinner? I have on several occasions. There are the times when I’m not in the mood or simply not hungry enough for a full meal. It could be the appetizer is so incredible I don’t want anything else. A tray of cheese, olives, and bread with some wine? […]

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Muffuletta Skewers for #SuperBowl #SundaySupper

February 3, 2013
Muffuletta Skewers | Magnolia Days

How much do you like party food? It makes me smile just to think about it. I’m certain calories do not count at a party. At least that’s what I’m going to believe. Please do not tell me any different. I love to go to parties for many reasons and the food is one of […]

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Spicy Cranberry Relish – Guest Post by Jen of Juanita’s Cocina

November 21, 2012
Spicy Cranberry Relish

Today’s post is by my sweet friend Jen of Juanita’s Cocina. I met Jen through triberr (a blogging community) and loved her blog from the moment I read one of her posts. Jen writes with humor and warmth and makes you feel like a close friend. She cracks me up with her updates on her […]

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Cream Cheese and Pimento Stuffed Celery

November 9, 2012
Cream Cheese and Pimento Stuffed Celery

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. It will be here before you know it. Then comes all the holiday parties, Christmas, New Years, and more. I think of all the food for holiday feasts and there is one that I cannot do without. It is simple and yet oh so special – cream cheese and […]

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Stuffed Mushrooms With Spinach and Feta

October 9, 2012
Stuffed Mushrooms with Spinach and Feta

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. I am both proud and thrilled to partner with The Mushroom Council, City of Hope, and Cooking With Caitlin to showcase mushrooms with highlighting recipes, health benefits, and their part in breast cancer research. I have always been interested in learning more about food, health, and how the two […]

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