Ideally, spring appetizers are light and made from the fresh ingredients that are starting to come from our gardens and ranches. These light appetizers include dishes like bacon-wrapped asparagus, fruit and cheese plates, shrimp cocktail with mint pesto sauce, deviled eggs and hummus.
Click through the slideshow to go to these delicious spring appetizers. Make them before you serve that spring salad or light asparagus casserole dish. Put a slice of bread on the side with a little garlic butter for a delicious spring meal that's out of this world.
More Spring Recipes
Spring Asparagus: Bacon wrapped asparagus recipe
The idea of a bacon wrapped asparagus recipe was introduced to me by an old roommate. Little did he know that he'd unleash a love in me for this healthy and decadent asparagus appetizer. Click on the link to be taken to the bacon-wrapped asparagus recipe.
cheese and fruit platter with brie
This cheese and fruit platter recipe just tastes better, because it has brie on it in my opinion. However, there's no wrong way to make this spring appetizer. Just load your plate with a bunch of spring fruits, add your favorite cheeses plus some crackers and you're good to go. To go to the cheese and fruit platter recipe, click this link.
Cream cheese fruit dip recipe
I love this cream cheese fruit dip recipe. It's so light and sweet and still manages to be fairly healthy with the addition of all these sweet fruits. You can enjoy this cream cheese and fruit dip alone or with other light spring desserts. To get the recipe for this sweet cream cheese dip, click on this link.
Hummus appetizer with chicken
This hummus appetizer with chicken recipe is one of those great spring appetizer that you can make for parties or as a snack when you want to try a little something different than your usual chicken recipe. To get the hummus appetizer with chicken recipe, click on this link.
Deviled egg recipes make great spring appetizers
A deviled egg recipe is one of the most perfect spring appetizer recipes there is. Recipes for these light appetizers abound during this time due to the advent of Easter. Take advantage of this seasonal deliciousness by making a deviled egg recipe or two for your next spring party. To get the deviled egg recipes, click on this link.
Mint recipes: Shrimp cocktail with pesto mint sauce
Mint recipes are in season right now, making this shrimp cocktail with pesto mint sauce one of the most ideal spring appetizers. These are simple to make, but delish! To get this mint recipe, click on this link to go to the shrimp cocktail with pesto mint sauce.