Stuffed foods are always a fun choice when planning a party menu since they really offer a lot of opportunity to get creative with ingredients and also look fabulous when displayed on serving trays.
Stuffed bites are also great to serve at dinner or cocktail parties where there are a lot of guests who aren’t super familiar with one another. They offer up a good conversation-starter that’s actually fun and interesting! Rather than talking about the weather, your guests can interact with one another as they discover your stuffed food creations together.
From appetizers to desserts, there are a few staple ways I stuff foods when I cater parties for my clients. Let me inspire you to get creative and whip up an appetizer selection for your guests with some of my favorite stuffed finger foods for your next event.
Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes are a fabulous, healthy appetizer that can be cooked up in no time. They were quite the craze 20 years ago and now they are making a comeback. Try stuffing them with chive scented goat cheese like we do at our events – it’s the perfect combination of sweet and savory. Read More
Rolled Zucchini Poppers are almost indescribable, with zucchini, red peppers, arugula, goat cheese, and basil pesto, the taste is one of a kind. The mix of all these delicious ingredients creates an unbelievable appetizer that’s pleasing to both meat-eaters and vegetarian guests alike. Read More
Many people shy away from making crepes, but they really aren't hard to make. So long as you understand the basic technique, you’ll have no trouble making this recipe. Stuffed with spinach and feta, it’s our version of the popular Greek pie that’s just as tasty, but a whole lot easier to serve and eat at parties. Read More
Like I said, you can even get creative with stuffed desserts. In this recipe we’ve changed up the conventional ravioli and created a unique blueberry stuffed dessert version that is a real experience to bite into – sweet, savory, fresh and warm, it’s a must try. Read More