11 Fresh Appetizers You Can Make in 5 Minutes
You just spent all morning and afternoon preparing a meal for your family and friends, and they’re set to arrive any minute now. Frantically running around the kitchen with food splattered on your apron and your hair still in a messy bun, you realize you never made an appetizer for guests to munch on. Don’t panic! With these 11 recipes, you’ll be able to whip up a delectable appetizer in just five minutes. That’ll still leave plenty of time to plate ’em and nosh on a few for yourself.
All you’ll need is a melon baller to make this summery twist on a classic caprese salad. Drizzle the skewers with herb-infused oil to tie the flavors together and you’ll be getting compliments on them all night. (via Floating Kitchen)
This easy-to-make, grab-and-go appetizer is as easy as spreading cream cheese on high-quality salami. Secure each roll with a toothpick and a pimento-stuffed olive for good measure. (via The Kitchen Is My Playground)
Spread a layer of your favorite hummus on crackers and top each one with a slice of fresh cucumber, extra sharp cheddar cheese and a sprinkle of basil for an appetizer that will satisfy every taste bud at the party. (via Avocado Pesto)
Now this is a great make-ahead recipe, because it’s best served chilled. Be sure to get this easy appetizer out of the way first and move on with your day. (via Made From Pinterest)