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Savory Potato Skins

〉The Best Potato Recipe from Every State〈

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Total Time

Prep: 1-1/4 hours Broil: 5 min.

Makes

32 appetizers

Ingredients

  • 4 large baking potatoes (about 12 ounces each)
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • one teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Sour cream and chives, optional

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 375°. Scrub potatoes; pierce several times with a fork. Place on a greased baking sheet; bake until tender, 1-1-1/4 hours. Cool slightly.
  • Cut each potato lengthwise in half. Scoop out pulp, leaving 1/4-in.-thick shells (save pulp for another use).
  • Cut each half shell lengthwise into quarters; return to baking sheet. Brush insides with butter. Mix seasonings; sprinkle over butter.
  • Broil 4-5 in. from heat until golden brown, 5-8 minutes. If desired, mix sour cream and chives and serve with potato skins.
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Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 56 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 168mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.

Apple and Peanut Butter Donuts Sandwich

Apple and Peanut Butter Donut Sandwich

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Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
Makes

6 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 medium apples
  • 1/3 cup chunky peanut butter
  • Optional fillings: granola, miniature semisweet chocolate chips and M&M’s minis

Directions

  • Core apples. Cut each apple crosswise into six slices. Spread peanut butter over six slices; sprinkle with fillings of your choice.
  • Top with remaining apple slices.

Sweet Sausage Rolls

Sweet Sausage Rolls

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Total Time
Prep: 25 min. Bake: 15 min.
Makes
2 dozen
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Ingredients

  • 1 tube (8 ounces) refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 24 miniature smoked sausage links
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar

Directions

  • Unroll crescent dough and separate into triangles; cut each lengthwise into three triangles. Place sausages on wide end of triangles; roll up tightly.
  • Combine the remaining ingredients in an 11×7-in. baking dish. Arrange sausage rolls, seam side down, in butter mixture.

Bake, uncovered, at 400° for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.

Nutrition Facts

1 appetizer: 128 calories, 10g fat (4g saturated fat), 16mg cholesterol, 194mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.

Two Bites Pizza Roll-Ups

Two Bites Pizza Roll-Ups

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Total Time
Prep: 20 min. Bake: 15 min.
Makes
2 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2 tubes (8 ounces each) refrigerated crescent rolls

Directions

  • In a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Remove from the heat.

Add the tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese and oregano. (QUICK AND EASY BEST APPETIZERS RECIPE)

  • Separate crescent dough into eight rectangles, pinching seams together. Place about 3 tablespoons of meat mixture along one long side of each rectangle.

Roll up, jelly-roll style, starting with a long side. Cut each roll into three pieces.

  • Place, seam side down, 2 in. apart on greased baking sheets. Bake at 375° for 15 minutes or until golden brown.

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Nutrition Facts

2 each: 122 calories, 7g fat (2g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 265mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 6g protein.

Seasoned Fries

Seasoned Fries

Total Time
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
Makes
6 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 pounds chicken wings
  • 2 cups white vinegar
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • one tablespoon adobo seasoning
  • 1(one) teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 – teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  •  teaspoon onion powder
  • Canola oil for frying
  • 1 cup honey barbecue sauce
  • 1 cup hickory smoke-flavored barbecue sauce
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced

Directions

  • Using a sharp knife, cut through the two wing joints; discard wing tips. Place wings in a large bowl; add vinegar and water.

Refrigerate, covered, 45 minutes. Drain and rinse, discarding vinegar mixture. Combine flour and seasonings; add chicken, tossing to coat.

    • Preheat oven to 375°. In a deep skillet, heat 1 in. oil to 375°. Fry wings, a few at a time, 3-4 minutes on each side or until golden brown.

Drain on paper towels; cool 10 minutes. (QUICK AND EASY BEST APPETIZERS RECIPE)

    • Meanwhile, in a small saucepan over medium heat, cook and stir barbecue sauces,

honey and jalapeno. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, to allow flavors to blend, 10-15 minutes.

    • Dip wings in sauce; place on greased foil-lined baking pans. Bake until glazed, about 10 minutes.
    Nutrition Facts

    2 pieces : 317 calories, 19g fat (3g saturated fat), 36mg cholesterol, 816mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 0 fiber), 12g protein.

    Mini Zucchini Pizzas

    Mini Zucchini Pizzas

    Mini Zucchini Pizzas

    Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
    Makes
    about 2 dozen

    Ingredients

    • 1 large zucchini (about 11 ounces), cut diagonally into 1/4 inch-slices
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt
    • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
    • 1/3 cup pizza sauce
    • 3/4 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
    • 1/2 cup miniature pepperoni slices
    • Minced fresh basil

    Directions

    • Preheat broiler. Arrange zucchini in a single layer on a greased baking sheet. Broil 3-4 in. from heat just until crisp-tender, 1-2 minutes per side.
    • Sprinkle zucchini with salt and pepper; top with sauce, cheese and pepperoni. Broil until cheese is melted, about 1 minute. Sprinkle with basil.
    Nutrition Facts

    1 appetizer: 29 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 108mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein

    Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

    Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

    Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

    Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
    Makes
    8 servings

    Ingredients

    • 1 medium head cauliflower (about 2-1/4 pounds), cut into florets
    • 1 tablespoon canola oil
    • 1/2 cup Buffalo wing sauce
    • Blue cheese salad dressing

    Directions

    • Preheat oven to 400°. Toss cauliflower with oil; spread in a 15x10x1-in. pan. Roast until tender and lightly browned, 20-25 minutes,

    stirring once.

      • Transfer to a bowl; toss with wing sauce. Serve with dressing.
      Nutrition Facts

      1/3 cup: 39 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 474mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.

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