Tag: appetizers

Pecan Stuffed Mushrooms

Pecan Stuffed Mushrooms

Pecan makes these stuffed mushrooms a crunchy treat. Pecan stuffed mushrooms are a favorite for parties and, yes, football games. Both the nut and the word, “pecan,” are Native American.  European immigrants were not familiar with the pecans, which reminded them of walnuts.  In fact, […]

Watermelon Canapé – Guac with Grapes

Watermelon Canapé – Guac with Grapes

Summer watermelon served as an appetizer, becomes formal for a dressed-up party.  Here I make little watermelon bowls and place them on a thin Jicama wafer.  Let the fiesta begin! The filling is spicy guacamole with grapes. A sliver of fried Yucca finishes the canapé […]