Party Appetizers & Cocktails

 

 

Hosting or going to a party this weekend?

With these simple party recipes, you can entertain, enjoy yourself AND stay true to your health goals. We're sharing two of our "go-to" appetizer recipes that are so easy to prepare, you just assemble & serve. Plus two simple, not-too-sweet cocktail recipes for a fun party treat! All ingredients purchased at Trader Joe's. Of course. :)

 

Appetizer #1 - Mediterranean Chips & Dip

INGREDIENTS:

● 8 Multigrain Pita Chips

● 2 tablespoons Mediterranean Hummus

● 1 tablespoon Eggplant Spread

DIRECTIONS:

1. Mix the hummus and eggplant spread.

*Makes one serving. Multiply as needed.

 

Appetizer #2 - Caprese Crackers

INGREDIENTS:

● 2 Ak-Mak Crackers

● 3 Ciliegine Mozzarella Balls

● 2 tablespoons Bruschetta Sauce, drained

DIRECTIONS:

1. Slice mozzarella balls in half.

2. Top each cracker with 3 mozzarella ball halves and 1 tablespoon bruschetta sauce.

*Makes one serving. Multiply as needed.

 

Cocktail #1 - Lemon Elderflower Gin Fizz

INGREDIENTS:

● 1.5 oz. Gin

● ½ can Lemon Elderflower Soda

● Handful of ice

Optional: Slice of lemon

DIRECTIONS:

1. Combine all ingredients in a glass.

2. Garnish with a slice of lemon & enjoy!

*Makes one cocktail.

 

Cocktail #2 - Rhubarb-Strawberry Vodka Fizz

INGREDIENTS:

● 1.5 oz. Vodka

● ½ can Rhubarb-Strawberry Soda

● Handful of ice

Optional: 1 fresh strawberry, sliced

DIRECTIONS:

1. Combine all ingredients in a glass.

2. Garnish with sliced strawberry & enjoy!

*Makes one cocktail.