Appetizer Recipes

Who doesn’t love a good quick appetizer?  We do!

Spaghetti Squash ~ Instant Pot

Spaghetti Squash is the vegetable that is more like a noodle.  Who doesn't love a low carb alternative to your favorite pasta dishes?  I know Ii appreciate a little less carbs in my diet, plus Spaghetti Squash just tastes great.  The dense heavy Spaghetti...

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Teriyaki Noodles

Once my boys tasted Japanese Teriyaki Noodles, they forgot about their favorite boxed after school snack of Mac and Cheese and this became a family favorite.  Now it's commonly served with sautéed veggies or in a noodle bowl with chicken or steak. ...

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10 Minute Teriyaki Sauce

My family loves the sweet and tangy taste of Teriyaki Sauce. This 10 minute Teriyaki Sauce Recipe is ideal and so much better than anything you would buy in the stores.  Don't get me wrong, I do enjoy a good bottled sauce, but as easily as this recipe...

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Teriyaki Chicken Fingers

I'm always looking for great appetizers, after school snacks, or even a quick meal on a busy night.  Kikkoman Sauces are wonderful to add to so many dishes.  In this traditional favorite I've used Kikkoman Teriyaki Sauce.  One of their best selling sauces...

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Honey Balsamic Steak Bites

Steak Bites are a fun twist on a traditional steak.  Honey Balsamic Steak Bites won't disappoint on flavors either.  These are fun as an appetizer or served as an entree with your favorite dipping sauces.  There are so many sauce options, they really are...

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Kentucky Bourbon Steak Bites

This is a winner, a Kentucky Derby Winner Recipe for sure!  Kentucky Bourbon Steak Bites are packed full of rich flavor, delicious and tasty too.  Steak Bites are quick and easy to prepare as they take only minutes to cook.  A little bit of marinating time...

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Tomatillo Salsa

Fresh Tomatillo Salsa is perfect for so many recipes.  Tomatillo's are a sweet tomato like fruit but combined with cilantro and cumin it's a Mexican treat with so many meals. Making Fresh Tomatillo Salsa is very quick and easy.  Remove the outer husk from...

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Sweet Corn Cakes | Cheesecake Factory Copy Cat Recipe

One of my favorite things about Cheesecake Factory, besides the cheesecake of course, are the Sweet Corn Cakes.  They are cooked up so wonderfully and served with Tomatillo Salsa.  It's absolutely delicious.  Here is my take on the Sweet Corn Cake Recipe...

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BBQ Spare Ribs | Instant Pot Recipe

I have a favorite restaurant that makes legendary fall off the bone ribs.  I'm sort of a sucker for them actually.  So any time I can find them or even something close I am all over it.  BBQ Spare Ribs Instant Pot Recipe is wonderful.  These will soon be...

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Teriyaki Ginger Chicken Wings | Instant Pot Recipe

Yummy Teriyaki Ginger Chicken Wings made in the Instant Pot were a huge success!  Kikkoman Teriyaki Sauces are wonderful and make cooking dinner a breeze.  But really folks, we can't always make everything from scratch.  We don't always have the time to...

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Cheese Fondue

Oh how I adore Cheese Fondue.  For me this brings back so many childhood memories of New Years Eve Parties, Social Gatherings, and just fun times.  For me, the flavors bring me right back to being a child and the memories of family events.  We all have...

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Mac & Cheese | Instant Pot Recipe

An American Favorite.... Mac & Cheese can be made even easier in the Instant Pot Pressure Cooker! In 5 minutes this favorite will be perfectly cooked for you to enjoy. Who doesn't love a good Mac & Cheese? I think we all do! And we likely have eaten enough...

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Baked Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches are a comfort food, something we have all grown up with and bring such joy to us as we remember those good times.  A Baked Grilled Cheese Sandwich is no different, but yet it's oh so good!  Try this timeless classic twist and you...

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Honey Lime Steak Bites

In my home full of boys these Steak Bites were devoured before I could even get them to the table.  The Honey Lime Steak Bites were a hit among my family of boys for sure!  These steak bites were very simple to make and would make a good appetizer as well,...

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Hot and Creamy Sausage Dip

Just 3 Ingredients: Hot and Creamy Sausage Dip uses only 3 ingredients.  Sausage, Cream Cheese, and Rotel Tomatoes.  What could be simpler?  However, this Hot and Creamy Sausage dip is full of flavor and you will have wished you doubled the batch, because...

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Baked Mozzarella Sticks

Baked Mozzarella Sticks These Baked Mozzarella Sticks are a wonderful evening snack, appetizer or to even serve with Dinner.   They bake up quick and easy for whatever event you may have. In a bowl beat 2 eggs together.  In a separate bowl put 1 cup bread...

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Meatball Cups

Meatball Cups Meatball Cups are a simple quick snack that are easy enough even the littles can make.  When I'm in the kitchen, my children always seem to follow.  I love to give them opportunities to find success so creating recipes that are easy for their...

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Spaghetti and Meatball Appetizer

Spaghetti and Meatballs are a Classic, so why not make a Spaghetti and Meatball Appetizer.  A simple one bit of familiar goodness, right?  Who doesn't love this traditional favorite.  In my home, these appetizers won't last long, I'm pretty sure my boys...

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Banana Split Kabob

Banana Split Kabobs are an easy way to get your picky eaters to eat some fruit. It seems like so many of us have texture issues to foods, and we just can’t get past foods with textures that aren’t appealing to our palate. But a little sweetness can fix...

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BLT Dip

BLT is one of those familiar combinations that just makes my mouth water.  Often times a BLT Sandwich is wonderful, but sometimes, I just want a little bit of a change.  This creamy BLT Dip is perfect for...

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Zesty Fresh Salsa

Zesty Fresh Salsa is full of summer vegetables.  Even this picture gets me excited for summer with the warm weather, the trees and flowers, and tasty BBQs!  This salsa is a twist on a recipe from a friend and I just love it.  These addicting flavors will burst in your...

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Watermelon Salsa

You're probably already thinking, "Huh?! Watermelon? Salsa?!" With an expression to match your thoughts. However! This is a new favorite recipe with surprising flavor and an addicting appetite.  Taking from so many similar...

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