Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Vegetable Appetizer Recipes


Fried Zucchini

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love using up my fresh garden zucchini, which seems to always be more than I...

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!

Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

By Betty Warren
One of our favorites. Quick and easy. It is a great side with any dish.

Roasted Veggies in Fillo Cups

By Tonya Young
This is so easy and makes a pretty, colorful impression as an appetizer. The roasted veggies...

Mango Salsa

By Steve Young
This mango salsa is the perfect addition to grilled or broiled fish - particularly tilapia. ...

Stuffed Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
I love the taste of this! It is a very easy side dish to make a...

Spinach Spectacular

By Polly Anna
A spinach dip that’s great served hot or cold! Here’s a dish that’s easy...

Texas Crabgrass

By Jenay Tate
Discovered this in my "Caterin' to Charleston" cookbook. I play around with it every time I...

Irish Nachos

By Linda P
This is really different. Great taste. Everyone always seems to really like it.

Fresh Tomato Salsa

By Stephanie Rudy
This is good with chips and rice dishes, or anything you like!

Chestnut Hors'd'oeurves

By Mikki Miller
Everytime I bring these to a gathering I also bring along several copies of this recipe...

Bruschetta

By Kristine Pruitt
I came up with this recipe when I lived in Los Angeles, CA. It makes...

FRESH PICO DE GALLO MEXICAN DIP FOR YOUR CROWD

By jannette dellanos-poland
This recipe is my version of the Mexican layer dip BUT I make it with my...

Crab-Artichoke Dip

By Nicole Darty
A co-worker brought an extra dish of this into the office a few months back and...

Stuffed Jalapenos

By Karen Baumgarten
Delicious, and OH SOOO addicting !

Veggie Cream Cheese Roll-Ups

By Donna Baker
My best friend made these for me. LOVE THEM. Easy, bite-size, and good for parties. Good...

Stuffed Mushrooms

By Diane Eldridge
i love mushrooms....any way ya make them.... this is one of my fav recipes for them......

Ranchero Layer Dip

By Melissa Snow
One neighbor refers to this dip as the "everything but the kitchen sink dip." You...

Spinach Cheese Bars

By Nancy Clemens
An employee I worked with brought this recipe in one day and I fell in love...

Reuben Dip

By Goldie Barnhart
My favorite sandwich is a nice Reuben sandwich. Why not combine this into a dip. Enjoy...

Bacon Tomato Cups

By Leslie Bernardi
made these tasty appetizers for our Christmas Eve Party and they were a huge hit! I...

Turkey Veggie Wrap w/ Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Mayo

By Amy Croyle
This wrap came to be when I was shopping at Trader Joe's & got a call...
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Fall spices are the all-star of the spice rack right now. Cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, ginger, and allspice make so many meals better. One way we love them is when baking. Fall desserts are so much more than pumpkin spice and our taste buds can’t wait for fall’s arrival. These 19 desserts are filled with fall […]

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Here at Just A Pinch, we’re big believers that tacos don’t only belong to Tuesday. Easy to make and adjust to your family’s taste buds, tacos belong in your weekly menu rotation. Sometimes making the same classic tacos (not that we don’t absolutely love them) can get old, so why not switch it up? Check […]