Hollywood's biggest night deserves sophisticated party finger foods as gorgeous as the dresses on the red carpet. These striking appetizers will impress your guests and make you seem like the perfect host on Oscar night. Be sure to arrange each dish artfully, have plenty of sparkling wine on hand and set the mood with great lighting so you can eat like royalty while watching the stars vie for the industry's most coveted award. And the Oscar goes to...these tantalizing finger foods:
LUDO LEFEBVRE'S ESCARGOT
Go the extra mile to secure fresh banana leaves to prepare this party-perfect finger food spiced with ginger, garlic and chilies.
Instead of making guacamole for your Oscar party up the ante with these luscious gorgonzola-and-walnut stuffed avocados.
LEGUME AND GOOSE LIVER PATE
Treat your guests to a luxurious goose liver paté prepared with lentils, shallots, herbs and a generous splash of cognac.
RED VELVET CUPCAKES
Add a sweet touch to your lineup of party finger foods with these adorable red velvet cupcakes - a decadent treat best enjoyed with an espresso.