Other Seafood Appetizers

Fix an array of light seafood appetizers for an after-work cocktail party. From smoked salmon to clams casino to steamed shrimp, these easy recipes come together in a hurry.

Smoked-Salmon-Stuffed Eggs

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These appetizer eggs are stuffed with potatoes and ham. You could also serve as a side dish at brunch.

Crispy Tilapia Cakes


Try these tilapia patties for a new twist on crab cakes. Served with a farro, pomegranate and broccoli salad, this is one quick and nutritious dinner.

Total: 25 mins

15-Minute Zesty Smoked Trout Spread

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This quick appetizer dip delivers a smoky taste with a lemony zip.

Crab Cocktail with Lemon Aioli

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If fresh crab is hard to find for this appetizer, look for canned pasteurized crabmeat. Your supermarket should be able to order this product for you.

Salmon Rillettes

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Rillettes, similar to pates, are tasty, protein-based spreads. Try this nutritious slow cooker salmon appetizer for your next dinner party.

Devils on Horseback

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Bacon-wrapped shrimp and a tangy mayonnaise sauce make this appetizer, which is fun to serve at Halloween.

Total: 1 hr

Wild Rice Pancakes with Smoked Trout and Creme Fraiche

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These savory make-ahead pancakes can be frozen. When thawed, they form a mini edible plate for smoked trout appetizers.

Salmon Croustades

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Bright pink salmon and green arugula make these appetizer triangles perfect for Christmas gatherings.

Salmon-Dill Cheesecake

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This impressive appetizer cheesecake can be made up to a day before you plan to serve it.

Smoked Salmon and Pesto Spread

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Cream cheese, pesto, and smoked salmon come together in this spreadable appetizer that's ready in 15 minutes.

Oysters Rockefeller

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This classic appetizer is one savory way to try these pearls of the sea. A bed of rock salt keeps the shells from spilling the flavorful juices.

Roasted Oysters

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Oysters pop open in the oven as they roast, making it easier to remove the delicious meat. Chopped onion and tomato become the tasty garnish.

Salmon Cakes with Creamy Ginger-Sesame Sauce


Nonfat yogurt makes a light, flavorful sauce to serve with the salmon in this dinner recipe.

Smoked Salmon Appetizers

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Smoked salmon not available? Substitute drained canned tuna to make this party nibble.

Total: 40 mins

Oysters Bienville

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When buying fresh oysters, look for those with tightly closed shells and a fresh scent. Avoid any with a strong fishy odor.

Crab Rangoon Ravioli

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For the rich crab flavor of this classic Asian appetizer without the fat from frying, cook the wonton wrappers in boiling water like ravioli.

Total: 45 mins

Herbed Seafood on Toast

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Warm appetizer-size toasts, topped with shrimp and crab meat, are ideal for gatherings any time of year.

Other Seafood Appetizers  Recipes: Take your pick!
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