Zaalouk (Moroccan Eggplant Tomato Salad)

This is a hearty main dish that can be served over brown rice, or served as a dip with veggies and pitas (it's equally as good hot or cold).  Grilling or roasting the eggplant first will give it a more complex flavor.

Smoked Salmon Pâté

Simple to make and great with baguette or crackers or accompanying a salad.

Spicy Chipotle Black Bean Sliders

These sweet and spicy sliders will make you think, who needs beef anyway?!  The flavor combination of the spicy black been burger and the sweet apple salsa will make your mouth water.

Root Vegetable Sombrero

These sweet and savory pastries are sure to be a hit!  Great for a mid day snack or as part of an entree.

Black Bean Tostadas with Handcrafted Tortillas and Salsa Fresca

Works great as an appetizer or a meal! The fresh salsa and hand made tortillas are fantastic and surprisingly easy to prepare. Having a tortilla press on-hand is useful, but not necessary.

Vietnamese Spring Rolls (Goi Cuðn)

Perfect as an appetizer, or as a light meal with soup and crackers. If you want a creamier texture, try adding avocado to the rolls.

Maple Chipotle Spiced Nuts

This snack makes a great appetizer, or a wonderful holiday gift in decorated glass jars.

Crab Cakes

A special appetizer.  Serve with mustard sauce or lemon or lime aioli.

Spicy Kimchee

A spicy fermented cabbage blend that can be used as a condiment or served as a side dish.

Baba Ganouj

A great appetizer dip!


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