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Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertaining

In a panic to whip up tasty snacks for your guests? These simple (but classy!) appetizers are perfect for entertaining.

By Claire Tansey

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertaining

snacks in a flash

Chocolate Fondue

Finely chop 225g of dark chocolate and place in a metal or glass bowl. Heat 1 cup of 35% cream in a pot until just boiling. Pour over chocolate and stir until melted. Dip apricots into fondue and set.  

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertainingPhoto: Erik Putz

Prosciutto Wraps

Slice apple into wedges and coarsley chop walnuts. Wrap a slice of prosciutto around a little pile of apple and walnuts. Drizzle with honey.  

 

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertainingPhoto: Erik Putz

Toasty Bites

Slice focaccia and toast in the oven. Sprinkle with mozzarella and cherry tomatoes, and broil until melted. Drizzle with pesto.  

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertainingPhoto: Erik Putz

Stuffed Dates

Carefully remove pits from Medjool dates. Stuff each one with thin slices of Parmesan. Drizzle with aged balsamic vinegar. Sprinkle with chives.  

 

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertainingPhoto: Erik Putz

White Bean Hummus

Drain and rinse 1 can of white beans, then purée in a food processor with the juice of one lemon, 1 minced garlic and 2 tbsp of olive oil. Season with salt and pepper. 

 

Snacks in a flash: 5 easy recipes for entertainingPhoto: Erik Putz

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