Ciabatta Bread Sticks

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Dec
22
function get_style2020 () { return "none"; } function end2020_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2020').style.display = get_style2020(); } I almost feel guilty putting this "recipe" on the blog because it is sooooo easy. I just can't help myself though because it is seriously one of my favorite appetizers! I invented this one out of necessity one Christmas Eve when the food was taking longer than expected and I had a ho… keep reading darling...

Bacon Wrapped Apricots

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Nov
24
function get_style1911 () { return "none"; } function end1911_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1911').style.display = get_style1911(); }  When it comes to holiday dinners, our motto is always the more the merrier, but when you roll 40 deep, I highly recommend having a serious game plan and serious appetizers! You never know when you are going to burn/dry out/ under cook  the turkey, so having a delicious spread … keep reading darling...

ManFood Monday * Chipotle BBQ Pork Nachos

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Oct
20
function get_style1561 () { return "none"; } function end1561_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1561').style.display = get_style1561(); } Words cannot describe how over the top delicious today's ManFood recipe is! It's hard to go wrong with nachos, but these chipotle bbq pork nachos are on another level. The chipotle bbq pork is a perfect combo of sweet and spicy and gives classic nachos a delicious little twist. … keep reading darling...

Cheese Tray

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Oct
3
function get_style1450 () { return "none"; } function end1450_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1450').style.display = get_style1450(); } Fall is so much fun, and the best way to kick off my favorite season is with a fall dinner party! I love to start with a beautiful appetizer tray. This cheese tray is so simple, yet so elegant. I started this tray with a small romantic bouquet of fresh blooms. I chose warm fall color… keep reading darling...

French Onion Dip

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Sep
17
function get_style1315 () { return "none"; } function end1315_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1315').style.display = get_style1315(); } Football season is starting and I can't think of a better gameday go to than a delicious homemade dip. Today, we are making three of our favorites. I am starting with our version of a French onion dip. I use caramelized onions, fresh thyme and dash of Worcestershire to give the d… keep reading darling...

Hot Caprese Dip

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Sep
17
function get_style1321 () { return "none"; } function end1321_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1321').style.display = get_style1321(); } I love all things tomato mozzarella! Caprese salad, caprese skewers, caprese pizza and now....hot caprese dip! We made this for the first time this past weekend, and could not get enough! This is a great appetizer and even better party dish. The ingredients are the traditional … keep reading darling...

Hot Jalapeño Bean Dip

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Sep
17
function get_style1312 () { return "none"; } function end1312_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1312').style.display = get_style1312(); } If you are looking for the perfect dip for a tailgate or party, here it is! This recipe was inspired by our favorite local Mexican restaurant's hot bean dip. We are spicing it up and promising that you will not have leftovers with this one! The best part about this recipe, is tha… keep reading darling...

Herb Stuffed Mushrooms

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Aug
12
function get_style957 () { return "none"; } function end957_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria957').style.display = get_style957(); } Nothing drives me crazier than when I am cooking and certain family members stand over me like buzzards looking for a scrap. Fresh crutons, bacon and cheese are usually the first of my precious ingredients to disappear. In an effort to keep the buzzards away, I created these stuffed mush… keep reading darling...

Homemade Chips & Guacamole

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Jul
22
function get_style632 () { return "none"; } function end632_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria632').style.display = get_style632(); } Every fiesta needs a foolproof guacamole recipe! This one has been tested 100's of times, and we think it's pretty perfect! Today, it's coming with a homemade chip recipe inspired by our favorite hometown Mexican restaurant. This duo is muy delicioso! This guacamole features all of … keep reading darling...

Strawberry Bruschetta

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Jul
15
function get_style586 () { return "none"; } function end586_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria586').style.display = get_style586(); } Bruschetta is one of my favorite appetizers. I have many different recipes for this Italian classic, but this is one of my newest creations and it is perfect for summer. The strawberries and balsamic vinegar are a perfect pair, and you can never go wrong with creamy burrata! Give this on… keep reading darling...