Making bite sized appetizers is almost as fun as eating them, but it’s especially great when you’re cooking for a themed holiday party! St. Patrick’s Day, for example, is a great excuse for fun themed food. It’s like a personal challenge to make everything green on top of being easy to eat on the go while your guests socialize! Check out these great appetizer recipes that your guests will love looking at and chowing down on.
1. Jalapeno popper cups
Flip Cookbook shows you how to make these little pastry cups garnished with green onions and filled with a delicious green jalapeno filling. They’re a snack with some kick!
2. Stuffed green peppers
Cabinet Stew gives you a delicious recipe for filling green peppers to be baked! Of course, a whole green pepper isn’t bite sized, but it can be if you cut it into strips at its ridges and fill each curved strip with some delicious filling!
3. Green pizza
Seattle Food Shed reminds you that pizza slices make great finger good at parties! Their St. Patrick’s Day pizza recipe is green and completely delicious.
4. Ricotta spinach cups
Your guests will hardly be able to resist how the green spinach filling sticks out of the crunchy pastry. Get the recipe on Eating Well, Living Thin.
5. Three cheese grilled stuffed peppers
This recipe from Half Hour Meals gives you a delicious combination of ricotta, shredded parmesan, and cream cheese inside a flavourful cubanelle pepper.
6. Grilled beef and vegetable skewers
Grilled skewers are the perfect meal for a warm St Patrick’s Day barbecue! Make them green and festive by include green peppers and zucchini on each one. Try this delicious recipe from Cookapalooza.
7. Guacamole cups
Guacamole is a delicious green appetizer food, but Gimme Some Oven has an even easier to eat option than nacho chips and dip: little guacamole cups!
8. Grilled zucchini rolls with bacon and cheese
These zucchini rolls by Half Hour Meals might only show a little bit of green, but their delicious bacon and cheese filling is worth making them anyways!
9. Giant jalapeno poppers
These delicious giant jalapenos are lightly breaded and filled with a cheese concoction that is just to die for! Get the recipe on Half Hour Meals.
10. Green egg buffet bites
Sometimes all the green you need is in the garnish! These bite sized buffet eggs are perfect for eating while you socialize. Half Hour Meals shows you how to make them.
11. Simple guacamole
No matter what else you serve guacamole is a classic green choice for any occasion! This recipe from Half Hour Meals is particularly fresh and yummy.
12. Green pinwheel wraps
All Recipes shows you how to make little green pinwheel sandwiches from spinach wraps. These cute little bite sized snacks are great to look at and to taste!
13. Grilled asparagus wraps
Grilled asparagus is always healthy and delicious, but it’s especially scrumptious when it’s seasoned and wrapped in prosciutto ham! Get the recipe from Half Hour Meals.
14. Shamrock cheese toasties
Food.com reminds you that the kids’ like themed appetizers too! Use a regular green bell pepper to make a shamrock shape on top of a simple, classic cheese toastie.
15. Kale hummus cucumber bites
Apron Strings‘ delicious recipe for cucumbers topped with kale hummus is green in colour and in healthiness!
Do you know someone hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party? Share this post with them for a little bit of appetizer inspiration!