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To New Beginnings -- Appetizers

(17 Recipes) Created by JULIAJEAN2

Recipes in this Collection

Cheesy Grilled Banana Peppers
Very Good 4.4/5
(88 ratings)

These sophisticated popped are stuffed with creamy Gouda cheese, a bit of bacon, and tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 10.4g | Fat: 7.8g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 8.9g | Calories: 144.1
Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(548 ratings)

A healthy and filling middle eastern dip! Eat it as an appetizer or snack with some pita. Why buy your hummus ready made from the store, when you can make it yourself?

Submitted by GRANT_ME_WINGS

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 69.3
Skinny Cheese Fondue
Very Good 4.2/5
(35 ratings)

This is a slimmed down version of one of my favorite party foods--cheese fondue. Mashed cannellini beans slim down the recipe but keep a thick and luscious texture!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 1.7g | Fat: 10.8g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 14.5g | Calories: 208.8
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)

Submitted by ALIRA54

Carbs: 8.2g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 33.8
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(440 ratings)

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips.

Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
Cowboy Caviar
Very Good 4.5/5
(277 ratings)

Serve this black bean salsa known as cowboy caviar at your next potluck.

Submitted by JANAE55

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 68.8
Faux Fried Cheese Sticks
Very Good 4.2/5
(288 ratings)

We cut the grease and used reduced-fat string cheese to re-create a pub favorite.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.1g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 15.4g | Calories: 145.2
Jalapeno Boats
Very Good 4.0/5
(77 ratings)

A fun appetizer!

Submitted by MISS_KITTY

Carbs: 1g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 27.3
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(247 ratings)

This slimmed down version of your favorite dip is easy to make--and it's light enough for you to load up on it!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 73.9
Prosciutto Lettuce Bites
Good 3.6/5
(8 ratings)

This is truly just a little bite, but it packs so much flavor. You'll love this fancy appetizer! It proves that you can enjoy rich ingredients in small portions.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.7g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 20.1
Chef Meg's Festive Polenta Rounds
Good 3.6/5
(5 ratings)

This simple and delicious appetizer is very festive--red and green for the holidays.

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 41.4
Japanese Chicken Wings
Very Good 4.0/5
(28 ratings)

A yummy recipe passed down from my mother in law

Submitted by ADMERCER

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 39.7g | Calories: 306.8
Very Good 4.6/5
(11 ratings)

Submitted by TNHOLLIE

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 8g | Calories: 100.7
Very Good 4.7/5
(17 ratings)

Im making these for superbowl so I wanted to list them before, trying to stay away from the wings and dip!

Submitted by SNAVELA1

Carbs: 2.2g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 45.9
Cheesy Spinach Squares
Very Good 4.5/5
(45 ratings)

Spinach and mozzarella cheese are baked together to make irresistable savory appetizer treats!

Submitted by ERUPERTO

Carbs: 5.2g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 79
Bruschetta-Stuffed Mushrooms
Very Good 4.3/5
(132 ratings)

All the flavor of bruschetta, in a mushroom!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 12.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 10.2g | Calories: 191.9
Asparagus Wrapped in Phyllo Dough
Good 3.8/5
(16 ratings)

Who said finger food is unhealthy?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.2g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 3.5g | Calories: 36.1
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