Best 5 Vegetarian Holiday Appetizers
Vegetarians need not lament about not getting the best delicacies – here are best 5 vegetarian holiday appetizers, to make your holidays really very special. These are perfect for family dinners and home parties. Try out these appetizers and enjoy your holidays in a healthy way.
Raspberry walnut baked brie – This is a very delicious appetizer prepared with Brie cheese, raspberry jam, chopped walnuts and puff pastry which is thawed. It is easy to prepare and can be baked even when you are in real hurry. It takes just 20 minutes to bake this brie.
Beans salsa – This is a complete delight for vegetarians. You will need black peas, black beans, drained corn, chopped onions, bell peppers, jalapeno peppers, diced tomatoes, garlic salt and Italian salad dressing. The ingredients need to be mixed in a bowl. These need to be seasoned well with Italian salad dressings and mixed well. Ideally it should be refrigerated overnight so that the flavors can blend well.
Fruit salsa with cinnamon chips – This is a very easy to prepare tasty fruit salsa prepared with cinnamon chips. This makes a great appetizer snack which can be prepared anytime. To make this fruit salsa you will need kiwis, delicious apples, raspberries, strawberries, white and brown sugar and fruit preservatives of any flavor. These need to be mixed well and chilled in a refrigerator for 15 minutes. Once well chilled, it can be baked for ten minutes.
Mozzarella Tomato Appetizer Tray – To prepare this tray you will need mozzarella, tomato slices which are roasted with red peppers and a delicious spicy herb mixture. Other ingredients which are required include fresh parsley, dried basils, oregano, drained capers, minced garlic and olive oil. The ingredients are mixed in a bowl. The ingredients should be well arranged in a tray in neat alternate layers. They should be topped with roasted red peppers and drizzled with herbs and an olive oil mixture. This tray should be placed in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, before it is served.
Sweet pickles made from dill – This might take a little more time to prepare than other appetizers, but when prepared you will simply love its taste. These have a very refreshing sweet and spicy taste which makes them a perfect appetizer for any of your parties. These dill peppers are prepared with dill, white sugar, white vinegar, water and fresh pickling sauce. You need to drain all the pickles and make thin slices. You can pour these in a medium bowl with 2 cups of water. After the ingredients are well mixed, you need to allow the mixture to stand for sometime. After this standing period, these can be transferred in the refrigerator and chilled.