12 Healthy Party Appetizers
Whether you are hosting a party or headed out to one, no good party is complete without a delicious selection of appetizers. Fortunately, you can treat guests to an array of healthy party appetizers without forgoing flavour and still creating a celebratory and festive feast. So here are 12 simple and healthy party appetizers that will please any crowd.
12 Healthy Party Appetizers
1. Greek Lamb Meatballs with Tzatziki
Ready in 30 minutes, these Greek Lamb Meatballs are full of flavour and make the perfect healthy party appetizer. Serve them with some toothpicks and allow your guests to dip them into the rich tzatziki sauce for a delicious mouthful.
2. Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers
These crispy Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers will please kids and adults alike with their crunchy texture and simple flavour. Plus, they are naturally gluten-free ensuring that everyone can enjoy them.
3. Quick & Easy Guacamole
A party just isn’t a party without a dip, and guacamole is always a crowd-pleaser. Although store-bought versions are easy to find, nothing beats the real deal and this Quick & Easy Guacamole recipe is ready in under 10 minutes.
4. Thai Salmon Fish Cakes
Fish cakes are a staple healthy party appetizer, but why not mix up the classic version with some Thai inspired flavours? This Thai Salmon Fish Cake recipe makes four patties, but simply make them half the size to help serve a crowd.
5. Summer Rolls with Almond Dipping Sauce
These are my go-to healthy party appetizer; it doesn’t matter what time of year or what type of event, these Summer Rolls are always a crowd-pleasing hit. Although they take a little extra time to prepare, they can easily be made ahead of time and stored in the fridge until it’s party time.
6. Sweet & Sticky Chicken Wings
Baked not fried, these Sweet & Sticky Chicken Wings are a great healthy party appetizer that is finger-licking-good! The sweet and sticky marinade is simple to prepare and is a fool-proof way to take these wings from good to great.
7. Black Bean Dip
This easy-peasy Black Bean Dip is a great way to make a simple platter of veggies a little more exciting, and it’s a great pair to my quick and easy guacamole served with a big bowl of tortilla chips.
8. Slow Cooker Meatballs
There is no better way to make a healthy party appetizer than to let the slow cooker do the work for you! Serve these Slow Cooker Meatballs warm and they are sure to please a crowd.
9. Plantain Chips: Two Ways
Skip the bagged chips and make your own with these Plantain Chips: Two Ways. Opt for simple sea salt or extra spicy, or whip u a bit of both, for a simple, salty and crunchy snack.
10. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Lettuce wraps are a popular restaurant choice, but they are also incredibly easy to make at home. These Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps are full of flavour, and a hint of spice, and can easily be made in advance and reheated just in time to party.
11. Pesto Shrimp Skewers
This recipe is so easy, even the most amateur of cooks can whip these up. A simple bag of shrimp and jar of pre-made pesto go a long way to create these Pesto Shrimp Skewers for a delicious and healthy party appetizers.
12. Spicy Roasted Chickpeas
Swap the simple mixed nuts for these Spicy Roasted Chickpeas for a spicy alternative. These can be made ahead of time, and served cold or warm, for a mouth popping healthy party appetizer.