Tag: appetizer

Market Watch: Japanese Eggplant (and an Easy Eggplant Dip Recipe)

by in Farmers' Market Finds, September 12, 2011

Japanese eggplant are a bit small for egg plant parm, but you can make an easy, healthy late-summer eggplant dip instead.

Spotlight Recipes: Yummy Appetizers for Under 250 Calories

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Recipes, November 19, 2009

Looking for some easy and delicious starters for your holiday festivities? Our top appetizer picks are easy to prepare and have less than 250 calories per serving!

Keep It Fresh and Light This Easter

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Recipes, April 8, 2009

In my family, Easter is a big holiday for spotlighting fresh foods. We toast winter (finally) ending and spring hitting full swing. Here’s a lighter, simpler Easter Menu you might want to try.

Spotlight Recipe: Spiced Chicken & Grape Skewers

by in Healthy Recipes, January 24, 2009

If you’re already prepping a menu for your Super Bowl bash, add these nibblers to your list. The zesty kabobs cook up nicely on an indoor grill pan and will leave your guests thinking of summer barbecues, not winter’s chilly temperatures.

Spotlight Recipe: Marinated Feta & Olive Skewers

by in Healthy Recipes, January 17, 2009

In this tasty appetizer, the Greek cheese gets an unusual twist — it’s marinated in a zesty orange juice blend before pairing up with its natural soul mate, the olive, cucumber and a bit of mint.