Vegetable Appetizers

Vegetarians and meat lovers alike will flock to the table when you serve these vegetable appetizer recipes. From grilled eggplant to crudites to mini artichoke frittatas, these quick recipes for vegetable appetizers gather guests on common ground.

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Herb-and-Lemon-Poached Baby Artichokes

Food & Wine

William Abitbol sources a special variety of small Provencal artichoke known as artichaut poivrade (also called just poivrade) for this simple dish, but regular baby artichokes are just as delicious here. The artichokes are infused with flavor from their aromatic poaching liquid, a mixture of lemon, herbs, and olive oil.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Asparagus and Parmesan Rolls

Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry

Looking for a delicious appetizer? Just listen to this...bundles of asparagus with roasted red peppers wrapped in golden puff pastry, served with a creamy red pepper mayonnaise. Trust us, they taste even better than they sound.

Total: 1 hr 25 mins

Bread and Butter Pickles

Better Homes and Gardens

Serve these homemade sweet pickles in salads, sandwiches, and as a side dish.

Caesar Salad Cracker Cups

Better Homes and Gardens

For these appetizers, roasting the beets and baking the cracker cups in advance will save time on party day.

Filled-Up Phyllo Logs

Better Homes and Gardens

You can choose your filling for these thin, crispy appetizers.

Horseradish-Pickled Wax Beans

Food & Wine

These quick pickles require no heat -- Grace Parisi simply shakes the ingredients for the brine together and pours them over raw wax beans.

Total: 30 mins

Seven-Layer Bean Dip

Betty Crocker

Old El Paso® Favorite Recipe! Dig in to a delicious homemade dip. Make it by layering your favorite Mexican ingredients.

Total: 20 mins

Stuffed Baby Vegetables

Better Homes and Gardens

Creamy cheese provides a pleasant contrast to the crunch of the fresh vegetables in these appetizers.

Total: 1 hr

Mushroom-Spinach Pinwheels

Better Homes and Gardens

Get a head start on these impressive appetizers by preparing and freezing unbaked slices. To serve, bake the frozen slices as directed.

Greek Salad Bites

Better Homes and Gardens

Make the cheese mixture ahead of time for these appetizers. That way it's chilled and ready for assembly come party time.

Sweet and Salty Nuts

Better Homes and Gardens

This nutty snack is a holiday party pleaser but can also be tossed on top of a warm salad, casserole, or roasted vegetable dish.

Total: 5 hrs 40 mins

Black Olive Tapenade

The Food Channel

This tapenade makes a superb appetizer. Delightful paired with a glass of white wine.

Asparagus and Red Pepper Rolls

Better Homes and Gardens

To simplify preparation, replace the homemade olive paste with purchased tapenade for these appetizers.

Total: 45 mins

Sweet Pickles

Better Homes and Gardens

This classic recipe came from a Better Homes and Gardens reader in 1952. Give them to all your pickle-loving-friends.

Eggplant Caponata with Golden Raisins

Food & Wine

As a nod to the grape harvest, chef Ben Towill of Silkstone and The Fat Radish restaurant in New York City adds golden raisins to this tangy caponata. It's delicious on toast or with pecorino cheese.

Total: 1 hr

Mushroom, Broccoli and Cheddar Bundles

Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry

Depend on the convenience of puff pastry sheets whenever you need a quick and delicious appetizer. Try these these tasty bundles, filled with a mouthwatering broccoli-mushroom-cheese filling...they're sure to disappear fast.

Total: 1 hr 35 mins
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