Tag Archives: Appetizer


  Zucchini pancakes are very well known and loved in every Easter European home. This was the very first thing that I’ve learnt to cook. Back in Ukraine, at school we used to have a Meal Management class just for girls, and even though there were many deficits in a country, zucchinis were always available…. Continue reading »


Everyone in my family loves cheese. It is always a perfect snack or appetizer, and I always have it in my fridge. Once in a while, we all crave something different from ordinary, that’s when I try to recreate our restaurant favorites at home. Don’t get me wrong, I love restaurants, good ones, but those… Continue reading »


Caviar is a delicacy consisting of salt-cured fish eggs, in this case its Salmon caviar. Caviar considered a favorite appetizer in Slavic countries, and is commonly used as a garnish or a spread. It satisfies without overfilling. This luxury, gourmet food is also a healthy treat for our bodies. Health benefits include general boost to the… Continue reading »


This Eggplant Appetizer recipe is so simple, yet very delicious. I’m not a big fan of eggplants, but I absolutely love this one, as it has this amazing flavor that makes me always reach for more. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do. Ingredients: 1 eggplant 1-2 tomatoes 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 2… Continue reading »


Vegetables are at their best in the summer months. What could be better to serve your veggies with than a perfectly perfect fresh dip. The moment I put veggies on the platter, and have the dip besides it, my children devour it within minutes. How do you like that? I used to buy ranch for that purpose, but… Continue reading »


These Smoked Salmon Canapes are colorful appetizers, perfect for passing on a tray, and  can be served as the first course at dinner. They sure help create an elegant setting for the occasion. Ingredients: white bread, sliced cream cheese smoked salmon, sliced cucumber, sliced for garnish Spread bread with cream cheese. Cut salmon to fit… Continue reading »