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Appetizers October 1, 2010

Here’s a sample of some of our wonderful appetizers:
Retro Favorites are always fun and in style now (think “Mad Men”!)  Retro suggestions are noted below.

Escargots in Puff Pastry with Garlic-Shallot-Herb Butter
Kalamata Olive/Rosemary Sables
(a savory shortbread, perfect with cocktails or wine)
Roasted Tomato/Goat Cheese Tart
Cucumber Tapas with feta cheese
Marcona Almonds
Dates stuffed with chili-rubbed almonds, wrapped in bacon
Caviar Pie

Salmon Mousse
Brie en Croute
Pates with mustards, cornichons
Smoked Salmon with capers, dill sauce, dark bread
Blini with Creme Fraiche and smoked salmon
Sun-Dried Tomato Dip with Pita Chips
Cheese Straws
Crudite Basket with Pepper Patch or Curry Bombay Dip
Chicken or Beef Satay
Mini-Sliders of Pulled Pork with cole slaw and pickles
Teriyaki Chicken and Pineapple skewers
Grilled Shrimp with Remoulade or Cocktail Sauce
Mini-Franks in Dilly Buns (retro)
Cocktail Franks in Mustard Sauce (retro)
Cocktail Meatballs in Savory Chili Sauce (retro)
Sliced Beef or Pork Tenderloin on baguette with fruit chutney
Chili Con Queso with Chips, Guacamole, Fresh Salsa, Sour Cream
Olive- Cheese Puffs (retro)
Aunt Estelle’s Chopped Liver
Ellen’s Clam Dip
Good Old Onion Dip with veggies and chips (retro)
Hot Dried Beef Dip with Chips (retro)
Smoked Salmon Dip with crostini
Savory Spicy Pecans or Walnuts
Vera’s Sandwich Loaf (retro)
Topiary Trees with Mozzarella and Cherry Tomatoes or Strawberries
Figs with Prosciutto
Antipasto Display (Salumes, imported cheeses, olives, savory vegetables, and more)
Middle Eastern Display (Baba Ganoush, Tzatziki, Eech, Muhammarah, olives, and more)
Mini-Crabcakes with Remoulade
Gruyere and Black Forest Ham Palmiers
Hot Crabmeat Dip (retro)
Crabmeat Dip with Baguette Slices
Goat Cheese/Sun Dried Tomato Croustades

Were you thinking of something you don’t see listed?  Let’s talk!


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