Recipe Roundup: Healthier Holiday Appetizers
And just like that, holiday season is in full swing. With parties, galore, right around the corner, menu planning can be daunting. Whether or you’re hosting a gathering or contributing potluck-style, you’ll definitely impress with these 6 healthy appetizer ideas that are sure to be a hit this holiday season.
- tera’s® 5 Layer Taco Dip
Looking for a creamy dip recipe for a fraction of the calories? This tera’s® taco dip features a Greek yogurt and protein base and fresh veggies. Serve with veggies or chips!
This easy-to-make recipe combines oven-roasted Brussels sprouts with a sticky honey, sriracha and lime glaze. Caution: this recipe is extremely addictive and may result in large consumption of vegetables.
- tera’s® Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Popcorn
Love “puppy chow,” but don’t love all of the sugar and calories? Shake up this snack time favorite with this delicious, protein-packed popcorn recipe. Guests will be coming back for seconds!
Meatballs: the perfect party staple. We’re bringing back this game day favorite because it serves just as well as a holiday party appetizer! These meatballs are filled with ground turkey, cherry peppers and covered with sweet barbeque sauce.
If you’re looking for a unique salad to add to the appetizer assortment, try this colorful spinach salad with pears, pomegranate, goat cheese, pecans and cranberry orange vinaigrette. It’s a perfect and light addition to any holiday party array.
Change up the traditional fruit platter with this standing fruit tree! All you need is a pineapple and a pear for the base, and then it’s up to you to choose the rest of the fruits to make the tree’s “decorations.” This colorful recipe calls for strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, kiwi, mandarin oranges, grapes and watermelon.
What are your favorite holiday appetizers? Let us know by commenting below!