Best Game Day Snacks: Finger Food Appetizers

Best Game Day Snacks: Finger Food Appetizers
Whether you're watching the big game this weekend because you love football or you just watch for the commercials, chances are you're also looking forward to all the tasty snacks. Twin Cities Live decided to start a friendly competition between some KSTP staffers to make the best game day snacks. We're starting with finger food party snacks,...

Avocado Pomegranate Dip

Avocado Pomegranate Dip
Raghavan Iyer is the author of six best selling cookbooks but most impressive is he is a James Beard Award Winner.  The James Beard awards are like the Oscars in the food world.  Raghavan prepares a dip you will love. Avocado Pomegranate Dip Makes 2 cups (brimming) Vegan; Gluten-free 2 teaspoons coriander seeds 1 teaspoon cumin...

Citrus Recipes

Citrus Recipes
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with tangy recipes made with citrus to try out in the new year. Citrus Shrimp 3 TB olive oil 3 TB fresh cilantro zest and juice of 1 limequat and 2 mandarins 1 tsp honey 2 TB shallot -minced 1 tsp fresh ginger-minced 1.5 lbs shrimp - cleaned 1 mandarin and 1 lemon cut into...

Build Your Own Bruschetta Bar

Build Your Own Bruschetta Bar
Serve a spread that will impress and please everyone! Guests get to create their favorite combination, or try something new. Select your favorite ingredients, spreads, and dips to serve with crostini and bruschetta. The Creator of Food and Lifestyle Blog, “So Happy You Liked It” blog, Jamie Preuss stopped by to share her tips on building a...

Holiday Appetizers – Dates

Holiday Appetizers – Dates
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods in St. Paul, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with recipes for some tasty holiday appetizers with the popular yet nutritious fruit, dates. -Stuffed with Sun-Dried Tomato and Blue Cheese 15 dates 4 oz super creamy blue (try a gorgonzola or I love Shepherd's way Big Woods Blue) at room temp. 2 TB Sun-Dried...

Holiday Entertaining Ideas

Holiday Entertaining Ideas
Amalia Moreno-Damgaard has recently traveled throughout Australia and New Zealand and learned a few things about their food and culture. She stopped by with Holiday Entertaining Ideas with an Aussie and Kiwi Flair. What was featured in today’s segment: -Mini Toasts topped with smoked salmon, goat cheese crema, Manuka honey, and olive...

Holiday Appetizers

Holiday Appetizers
Susan Ritts is the creator of puttingontheritts.com which has tons of tasty recipes.  She's also the author of Cooking and Entertaining With Ease. She stopped by to make tasty holiday appetizers that will warm you up this holiday season. PUMPKIN SOUP NOTE: If serving soup in pumpkins, you will need to purchase one pumpkin per person,...

Thanksgiving Entertaining

Thanksgiving Entertaining
Jamie Preuss  and Carin Skowronsky have fabulous tips when it comes to entertaining your family and friends. They stopped by with delicious snacks you can eat while you prepare all day for the Thanksgiving feast as well as tasty Thanksgiving side dishes. Jamie Preuss: So Happy You Liked It Website: www.sohappyyoulikedit.com ...