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May 30 2014
4 years ago
12:26 PM MST

Healthy and Delicious Appetizers: Mini Bell Peppers w/ Hummus & Caprese Salad on a Stick

May 30, 2014 @ 12:26 PM MST
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2 Healthy and delicious Appetizers Hip2Save

Yummy and healthy appetizers alert! These crowd-pleasing appetizers are perfect for any BBQ or meal that you may be hosting; and the best part – you don’t have to turn on the oven as no baking is required!

Mini Bell Peppers and Hummus

Mini Bell Peppers with Hummus

Cut mini bell peppers in half and use a pastry bag and tip (or cut a hole in the corner of a Ziploc bag!) to pipe on your favorite hummus for an easy and beautiful presentation. Make a pan of these ahead of time, cover, and store in the fridge until ready to serve.

Caprese Salad on a Stick

Caprese Salad on a Stick

For this easy and fun appetizer, simply take a toothpick and skewer a grape tomato, basil leaf, and small piece of fresh mozzarella for a delicious bite size Caprese salad! Make a plateful because these tend to go fast! 🙂 Drizzle olive oil and balsamic vinegar in a small bowl so guests can dip their bite if they prefer. Again, these can be assembled ahead of time for convenience. These fancy fork looking skewers pictured above can be found at your local party supply store, but regular toothpicks work great too!

Side note: I like buying these veggies at Costco – the bags of mini bell peppers, larg tubs of hummus, fresh mozzarella, and tomatoes are priced really well. Enjoy 🙂

Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s recipes created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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