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Entries Tagged as 'Play With Your Food'

Superbowl Party Ideas: Meatballs, Stadium Meat Platters, Chicken Wing Dip and Bacon-Wrapped Dates

February 3rd, 2013 · 3 Comments

This year, it’s the Ravens and 49ers. I don’t have a dog even close to this fight, so I’ll stick to the food. Here are some tried and true crowd-pleasers. Great balls of meat (or meat substitutes) Let’s start with meatballs – those little things are too often overlooked as a simple party food, easy […]

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Play With Your Food: Vegetable Tart Presentation

August 21st, 2012 · 8 Comments

Turn thin (operative word) strips of carrots, eggplant and zucchini into this beauty with an herbed custard (quiche) base in a tart shell. Add onions, chopped pepper and herbs to the egg mixture; arrange the strips in a pastry shell and pour liquid over all. Bake at 325 till custard sets and veggies are tender. […]

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Play With Your Food: Loafing Around with Pull-Apart Party Bread Recipes

August 7th, 2012 · 1 Comment

This easy pull-apart bread is a party animal – with the bacon and cheese and ranch flavors making it mostly a guy thing. Recipe, adapted: 1 loaf round sourdough, sliced into cubes as above, but not through to bottom; 1/4 pound bacon, cooked, crumbled; 1/2 cup grated cheese; 1/2 cup melted butter, 1 envelope ranch […]

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