Nani's Cranny

Tag: appetizer

  • Nani’s Avocados on the Half Shell

    Nani’s Avocados on the Half Shell

    When I was young, my Dad was the only person I knew who ate avocados. He would buy them and eat the whole thing while my Mom would lecture him about how much fat was in them. How the times have changed! Avocados are praised for their health benefits. There are so many ways to […]

  • Reuben Dip

    Super Bowl is coming up in a couple of weeks. I have been looking through some of my favorite appetizer recipes and this one is a winner. Everyone loves Reuben’s and they will love this too. Ingredients 2 packages cream cheese (8 ounce) 1 can of sauerkraut (15 ounce), well drained 1 pound corned beef, […]

  • Man Pleasing Salmon Spread

    This is favorite recipe for the men in your life. They really like this spread. Try it for Super Bowl Sunday. It will be a hit. Ingredients 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 16 ounce can salmon, drained, flaked and deboned 1 Tablespoon lemon juice 1 Tablespoon grated onion 1/4 teaspoon liquid smoke 1/4 salt […]

  • Mexican Cheese Dip

    My daughter recently found this recipe and passed it on to me. It is a really great dip. I looked for a substitute for the Tequila and agave nectar was the one that was mentioned the most. This will become a great favorite recipe for your Super Bowl Sunday. Ingredients 1 jar salsa 1 small […]

  • Hidden Valley Ranch Oyster Crackers

    This is a favorite recipe for a great snack. Once you start eating these, you can’t stop. They are truly addicting. Ingredients 1 12-16 ounce bag of plain oyster crackers 1 package Hidden Valley Recipe Original Ranch Dressing Mix 1/2 teaspoon lemon pepper 1 teaspoon dill weed 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 3/4 cup salad oil […]

  • Poco Pepper Snacks

    With New Year’s coming up, it is time for some good appetizers. Here is a favorite recipe of mine. These can be made ahead and frozen until ready to use. Ingredients 1 3 ounce package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, shredded 2 Tablespoons green chilies, chopped 2 Tablespoons green olives, chopped 1 Tablespoon […]

  • Hot Mushroom Dip

    This is a delicious and easy favorite recipe of mine for a mushroom dip. You can vary the flavor by the variety of mushroom you use. It’s a real crowd pleaser. Ingredients 1 pound sliced mushrooms 3 Tablespoons butter 1 cup sour cream 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 onion, finely chopped 2 Tablespoons flour 1/2 teaspoon […]

  • Southwest Black Bean Dip

    This is a great recipe for dipping tortilla chips. It is a nice change from salsa. It’s super easy, too. It will surely become a favorite recipe to make for your next get-together. Ingredients 2 Tblsp lime juice 2 tsps olive oil 1/2 tsp Cumin 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/4 […]

  • Blue Cheese Spread Appetizer

    This is a really tasty cheese spread. It is the a great appetizer and is so easy to make. It has become one of my favorite recipes for entertaining ladies. Ingredients 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature 2 ounces (1/2 cup) crumbled blue cheese, room temperature 1 to 3 tbsp toasted walnuts, coarsely chopped 1 […]