Cocktail Party


5 Springtime Appetizers and Cocktails

By admin | April 10, 2012

Photo: Adam Macchia

With the spring comes the beautiful warm weather and of course the temptation for impromptu get-togethers to bask in it. But as a host (or hostess), the last thing you want to worry about is a long menu or recipes that will take your focus away from your guests and enjoying the sunny afternoon or clear crisp night. That’s why the best party dishes are the ones you can whip up in no time.

So we’ve gathered five of our favorite fun and fast appetizers to help you entertain guests for a last-minute cocktail party. But what would a cocktail party be without the cocktails? So we’ve paired each one of our appetizers with a fresh springtime cocktail that is sure to get your guests talking.

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