Appetizer Recipes

Simple Quick Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

These tasty basic Asian chicken lettuce wraps are quick to prepare, and are perfect for a hot weather weeknight dinner. At 10g of carbs, 16g of protein, and 8 grams of fat per serving, these wraps make for a particularly healthy dish (5 Weight Watchers PointsPlus). [Read more…]

Easy Make-Ahead Chilled Spinach Dip

Easy Chilled Spinach Dip

Some recipes are so simple, yet are always a hit at potlucks, parties, and picnics. This longtime traditional spinach dip is one of those. 5 carbs and 3 Weight Watchers PointsPlus per serving. [Read more…]

Grilled Jerk Chicken Wings in Foil Packets — An Easy Appetizer With a Kick!

grilled jerk chicken wings

These Jerk Chicken Wings grilled in a foil packet are a ridiculously easy, spicy appetizer for camping, tailgating, or a party, with no clean-up! And at 1.75 Weight Watchers PointsPlus per piece (or 3.5 PointPlus for a full wing), even your healthy-minded friends can partake! [Read more…]

Bourbon Glazed Pecans — A Sweet Holiday Treat!

bourbon glazed pecans

Regular Taste Place readers know that bourbon is our go-to drink, and several of our favorite recipes include bourbon or whiskey.  In fact, on our vacation to Tennessee and Kentucky, we  toured both the Maker’s Mark and the Jack Daniels distilleries.  At one or both, they sold bourbon (or whiskey) glazed pecans, which were mighty […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Favorites for 2012

Thanksgiving

Still trying to put together your Thanksgiving menu? A collection of our favorite Thanksgiving dinner recipes — all kid-approved. Includes a mix of decadent and healthy. [Read more…]