Any party is incomplete without a delicious food menu as well as a proper food menu devoid of a tasty appetizer! Vegetarian or non- vegetarian, every main course should follow by a yummy snack to accomplish the whole carte-du-jour, and a finger food would definitely be the best item to fulfill the empty place of a tasty starter.
We can get varieties of finger food snacks if we go or order food from the restaurants, but sometimes a homely party needs some homemade snacks with a few often ingredients. Thus, here are some DIY finger food snack recipes, which could be made within a very short period and would suit magnificently as a party appetizer. Check this out-
Potato is a great veggie and could make several tasty snacks as we all know, but, this one performs best while making potato finger food snack with just a few basic ingredients. To make this yummy appetizer you need 4 to 5 baking potatoes, 1 tablespoon mulling spice dust, 6 tablespoons salt-free butter totally melted, 1 cup sour cream, some chilies, and tomatoes finely chopped.
At first, make a sour cream dip mix the cream and spice powder well. Now, cut each potato into 7 to 8 wedges lengthwise, take the melted butter and mix some spice dust too into this one and pour that butter mix into every single wedge and bake for 20-25 minutes in your microwave oven. Finally, take out the potatoes and add the cream dip over the top sprinkle those chopped chilies and tomatoes and serve to your guests.
If your party happening in the weather of scorching summer than a healthy rainbow salad or fruits tikka would be a great item as a party appetizer. To make this easy and healthy starter you just need some colorful fruits like; banana, strawberry, mango, watermelon, kiwi, peach, etc. Now make equal pieces of these fruits and skew them into a wooden stick and serve with one tablespoon of fresh honey along with some mint leaves.
Caesar salad in parmesan cups is one of the famous finger food snacks of all time which is also regarded as the healthiest salad among non-vegetarian items. To make this salad you need 3 to 4 thickly sliced crusty white bread, 2 tablespoons olive oil, bone & skinless 2 chicken breasts, some lettuce leaves, 1 garlic cloves, 5 tablespoon mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon white vinegar, 1 cup finely grated parmesan and one packet of parmesan cheese.
Now, preheat your microwave oven in 175-degree temperature and mix all the aforementioned ingredients as a salad by adding some salt and pepper and keep in the fridge to marinate properly. After that, make some parchment paper cups and keep the grated parmesan on those cups and gradually decant the salad into the cups, grated cheese over it and bake it for 30 minutes in your preheated oven. Finally, remove the parchment cups from the bottom and serve this salad with some salt and pepper.
If you are a fruit lover, then brie and blackberry tart would be the perfect food finger appetizer for you as a party starter. To make this tasty starter you need, some fresh butter about 125 grams, 100 grams sugar dust, 1 pinch of salt, 2550 grams flour, 1 vanilla seed, ½ tablespoon lemon zest, 2 egg yolks, 100 ml fresh cream, one cup milk, some blackberry fruits, 2 tablespoon blackberry jam and some fresh mint leaves.
To make this tart, you need a loose-bottomed tart tin, now brush some butter into that tart holder. After that, mix the milk with flour, sugar dust, salt, cream, butter, vanilla seed, and lemon zest and egg yolk finely then pour it into the tin tart holder. Now bake it to make a soft party and keep it in your freezer for at least one hour. Now, take some sugar, vanilla seeds, rest cream, water along with the jam and simmer until sticky. Now take out the pastry and again bake it for 12 minutes to get a golden cover over the head. Now all you need is take the pastry, pour the liquid jam and sprinkle some mint leave and this tart is ready to eat. You can serve it as a large tart or as small individual tarts.
Cucumber rolls up with yogurt is another mentionable tasty appetizer for parties. To make this item you need 2 big cucumbers, 2 cups low-fat yogurt, 1 tablespoon curry powder, 1 tablespoon lime juice, salt and pepper, 1 tablespoon herbs, ham or turkey whichever you love to eat. Now, slice the cucumber at a 1.5 to 2 mm thickness and keep the slices on a paper towel plate to dry up. After that, mix the yogurt, curry powder and other spices with lime juice into a bowl, after that spread the mixture over the cucumber slices, now add one slice of ham or turkey for every single cucumber slice and roll them up. Now all you need is just keep these rolls into your fridge to melt all the ingredients properly. After a few hours, serve this roll with some raita or sauce.
The cheese ball is one of the easiest snacks for parties, which basically serves with some crispy cookies or biscuits. To make this ball, you need 100 grams of grated cheese, black pepper powder, 1 tablespoon chopped coriander leaves, 3 to 4 tablespoon gram flour, some salt and sugar as per your taste. Now blend all the ingredients well and make one big ball or some small balls bake it for 15 minutes into 170 to 190 degree Celsius in your microwave oven. Finally, take them out and serve with some grated cheese over the balls with some salty or spicy cookies.
You can also try the strawberry shortcake, pigs in a blanket, strawberry cheesecake, tea sandwich, prosciutto wrapped asparagus, Cuban sandwich, Asian meatballs, spinach dip bite, kabobs, chili lime shrimp cups, deviled eggs, etc. from famous finger food snack items.