appetizer

Baked Bree
Date Night at Home [Brookside Chocolate Giveaway]

Jan 23, 2013
Date Night at Home [Brookside Chocolate Giveaway]

One of the hardest things about moving to a new city is finding a babysitter. Babysitters rule the world. When you know no one in a new town, it can be hard to find someone you trust to watch your children so that you and your husband and can get out and have...

Tags: |

The Sacramento Bee
Recipe: Roasted carrot hummus

Total time: 45 minutes (about 15 minutes active) Makes 4 cups, about 20 servings Recipe from Adrienne D. Capps, whose blog, Vegetarianized (vegetarianized.com), is a Sacramento Connect partner with sacbee.com. INGREDIENTS 1 pound carr...

The Sacramento Bee
Recipe: Crab cake potato stacks

Recipe: Crab cake potato stacks

Crab cake potato stacks made with Old Bay SeasoningPrep time: 25 minutes Cook time: 40 minutes Makes 20 Recipe adapted by Alison Ladman of the Associated Press from Old Bay Seasoning. INGREDIENTS For the remoulade: ...

Finding Our Way Now
Recipe: Crunchy garbanzo bean appetizer/snack

Have you ever gone in search of an easy, healthy snack you can serve quickly when friends show up unexpectedly? I think we all have. This is a recipe that really comes in handy for that or just to have when popcorn just won’t do. The flavor is di...

52 Kitchen Adventures
How to Make a Snackadium

How to Make a Snackadium

Have you ever heard of a “snackadium”? Snacks + stadium = the ultimate spread for a football party. I’m thinking this is a must for any Super Bowl celebration! I was challenged to create a snackadium using Pillsbury Crescent Rolls and Pizza Crust. Lucky for me, I had a bunch of friends over for...

Baked Bree
No time for homemade? Three ways to dress up store-bought hummus

Jan 2, 2013
No time for homemade? Three ways to dress up store-bought hummus

Well, the holidays are over. The kids went back to school and I am a little sad about it. As much as I love them being at school, I also love having them at home. I am aware that I am a walking contradiction. We had a wonderful holiday, filled with lots of family...

Tags: | |

The Sacramento Bee
Recipe: Lemony white bean dip

From "100 Recipes Every Woman Should Know" by Cindi Leive and the editors of Glamour magazine (Hyperion, $24.99, 304 pages). White bean dips are low in fat. The arugula adds peppery bite and flavor to this green and vibrant version. INGREDIENTS ...

The Sacramento Bee
Quick and delicious appetizer ideas

Quick and delicious appetizer ideas

Pipe spring pea guacamoleatop party crackers or crostini. A splash or two of hot sauce gives this mild-looking guacamole a kick.It's easy to have romantic visions of the holidays – cozy fires, perfectly wrapped gifts, your house decorated l...

The Sacramento Bee
Recipe: Spicy bacon spinach artichoke dip

Recipe: Spicy bacon spinach artichoke dip

Makes about 6 cups From "Savory Sweet Life" by Alice Currah (Morrow, $24.99, 288 pages). Spinach dip could use some ramping up. This certainly does the trick. Divide among small ramekins before baking and place them in several places around yo...

Baked Bree
Recipe: Blue Diamond Almond cheddar pinecone

Dec 19, 2012
Recipe: Blue Diamond Almond cheddar pinecone

I am often stumped when it comes to appetizers. I spend so much time working on my main dish, (okay, maybe I put a bit of effort into the dessert part too) that I overlook how important an appetizer can be. I learned a few things during my time waiting tables – people will...

Tags: | |

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook

Advertisement

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners