Quick and easy appetizers & snacks recipes with 400 or fewer calories

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Cowboy Caviar

Cowboy Caviar

This is fresh, healthy and delicious. People love it, even kids. You can make it ahead, so it's great for a summer party. Serve it with…

Lynn Yamamoto Dalman
Jun 2008
Beginner
101 votes
154095 views
CEVICHE! ~ Costa Rican Style

CEVICHE! ~ Costa Rican Style

My buddy, Ed, of Puerto Rican descent, spent his time in the Air Force in Central and South America. Ed's favorite dish: ceviche! He tells endless…

Amos Miller
Jan 2012
Professional
7 votes
46225 views
Corn Fritters

Corn Fritters

Ryan Fillhardt
Mar 2008
Professional
14 votes
21676 views
Pear & Fig Chutney

Pear & Fig Chutney

I still had a few pears from the orchard and the figs are almost finished. Why not a Pear & Fig chutney? Easily done! This is everything a…

Amos Miller
Nov 2011
Professional
10 votes
9649 views
Baked Jalapeno Dip

Baked Jalapeno Dip

This dip is irresistible. If you're looking for a light, healthy appetizer, this isn't it. But if you want something that's easy to make, tastes…

Nancy Miyasaki
Nov 2009
Intermediate
33 votes
21608 views
Shrimp & Avocado Ceviche

Shrimp & Avocado Ceviche

A wonderful appetizer you must try!

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
May 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
162 views
Skinny, Chicken and Veggie Stir-Fry

Skinny, Chicken and Veggie Stir-Fry

This dish is fabulously healthy and has the most delicious sauce! And, it’s packed with chicken and veggies.…

Wendy Saxena-Smith
May 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
140 views
Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This is one of those dishes that I have to order every single time I go to Chinatown and see them on the menu. I love the crunch of the lettuce,…

Joanne Weir
Jul 2008
Professional
56 votes
96648 views
Sea Scallop Insalta Caprese

Sea Scallop Insalta Caprese

Starting off with an appetizer? An easy way to make seared scallops, pan fried outside on the grill in a little olive oil. After they are browned…

Claudia lamascolo
Feb 2010
Professional
15 votes
9919 views
BANANA FRITTERS

BANANA FRITTERS

You can give your kids an appetizing snack by simply using available ingredients in your kitchen. This recipe is so simple and easy.

MARIA LOURDES V. LIPARDO
Jul 2010
Advanced
4 votes
16666 views
MINCED CHICKEN & LAP CHEUNG IN LETTUCE CUPS

MINCED CHICKEN & LAP CHEUNG IN LETTUCE CUPS

There are so many versions of Chicken in Lettuce Cups. This recipe features the classic trinity of chicken,…

Linda Tay Esposito
Aug 2008
Professional
7 votes
9898 views
Chicken & Broccoli Creamy Bread/Toast Spread

Chicken & Broccoli Creamy Bread/Toast Spread

Great flavors, simple ingredients, use on toasted bread slices. Great snack or appetizer.

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
May 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
143 views
Ginger Sesame Glazed Pecans

Ginger Sesame Glazed Pecans

Great flavorful snack anytime!

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
May 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
183 views
Curry Cream Mussels

Curry Cream Mussels

Nancy Miyasaki
Feb 2008
Intermediate
4 votes
13894 views
Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Dip

Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Dip

Still snowed in and entertaining the stranded! So I tried another Ellie Krieger recipe for a game day or appetizer dip option. Even though Ellie…

Amos Miller
Feb 2011
Professional
3 votes
3990 views