Appetizers

Sweet Mini Pepper Nachos

Sweet Mini Pepper Nachos

To cut down on carbs, Kelsey Belsher, my dear friend and a creative cook, makes nachos using sweet mini peppers as the base instead of tortilla chips. Not only is this a brilliant idea, but I can also say from personal experience that the nachos are delicious.  This has become […]

 
Pepperoni Pizza Dip

Pepperoni Pizza Dip

When Judy Lyle served this dish for happy hour at an RV resort, I begged for the recipe.  After many years on a gluten-free diet, I’d forgotten how much I liked pepperoni pizza.  This crustless treat has become a new favorite appetizer. Yum! Sometimes when I’m making a familiar recipe, […]

 
smoked salmon corn cakes

Smoked Salmon Corn Cakes

These corn cakes are delicious with smoked salmon.  My absolute favorite smoked salmon is from the Honey Smoked Fish Company. I’ve also had success with leftover grilled salmon.  This versatile dish can be served as an appetizer, side dish, or entree with a salad. (Thanks to Linda Johnson, Jim’s former […]