How to Make Antipasti Bites

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Jan. 23, 2013

Turning an antipasto plate into a bite size cup is sure to be a hit while you're entertaining. The saltiness of the salami, freshness of the vegetables and the creaminess of the cheese is sure to put a party in your mouth in just one bite.

Ingredients

Genoa salami slices 20
Green pepper 1 , seeded, chopped
Roast red pepper 1 , chopped
Olive 3 Ounce
Asiago cheese/Mozzarella cheese 5 Ounce
Salt To Taste
Pepper To Taste
Fresh basil 2 Tablespoon , chiffonade

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.

2. Neatly place each salami slice in a cupcake pan to form a cup shape.

3. Using small pieces of aluminum foil, form a ball and place it in the middle of each salami cup to maintain the shape.

MAKING

4. Put the salami in the oven and bake from 8-12 minutes, check frequently.

5. While the salami is baking cut up the green pepper, roasted red pepper, olives and asiago cheese.

6. Place all ingredients into a large bowl and stir, season to taste.

7. Once the salamis start browning take them out of the oven.

8. Let the salami cool in the cup cake pan to help set the shape.

9. Spoon mixture into the salami cups and garnish with basil.

10. Repeat until all the salami cups are made.

SERVING

11. Serve the antipasti bites as an appetizer or as a party snack.

TIP

This is a versatile recipe and you can choose to add your personal selection of vegetables along with olives and cheese.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 760Calories from Fat 544

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 63 g96.9%

Saturated Fat 22 g110%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 3454 mg143.92%

Total Carbohydrates 3 g1%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 1 g

Protein 44 g88%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet