The perfect appetizers are like a little black dress - easy to put together and always fabulous. So if you are planning a soiree look for the best finger foods that can hold their own during game day, a special brunch or a fancy cocktail party. Here are some tasty ideas to get you started:
Jazz up a cocktail party with baked mussels topped with herbs and Parmesan cheese. A finger food best enjoyed with a glass of bubbly.
Thai Fish Cakes
A dash of curry, fish sauce and kaffir lime leaves add a burst of flavor to these delicious Thai fish cakes (pictured above).
These baked empanadas are flaky, savory and just the thing to liven up any fiesta.
Here's a great finger food for vegans: Italian "sushi" made with arborio rice, sun-dried tomatoes and balsamic vinegar.
These pickled onions are flavored with peppercorns, cloves and chilies - just the thing to accompany an array of cheeses.
Hosting an elegant brunch? Whip up a batch of these gourmet deviled eggs with creative fillings like avocado, cream cheese, capers and herbs.
Chocolate lovers will fall head over heels for these chocolate truffles infused with star anise.
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