Recipes: Appetizers | Antipasti
In Italian the word “antipasti” refers to the course before the main event. Whether you are entertaining with a colorful spread or giving your dinner guests a taste of what’s to come, these recipes are sure to bring everyone to the table.
Spice up grilling season with our Italian, bold-flavored Hot & Spicy Pesto. Serve up these fiery-hot shrimp skewers with a zesty lime aioli and get the party started.
Jazz up your entertainment offerings with your very own homemade antipasto. Featuring earthy tender artichokes in a sweet and tangy lemon vinaigrette, this creation is a colorful way to serve up all of your favorites. Pair with your favorite cured meats, crispy toasts and a full-bodied red wine.
Crisp, panko-breaded zucchini chips served up with our spicy Pomodoro Fresco Arrabbiata. A classic appetizer made better!
Simply fresh chili peppers, chopped garlic, parsley and Italian olive oil—our DeLallo Hot Pepper Garlic Sauce scores big with a myriad of kitchen creations. With it's spicy, garlicky punch, this sauce is perfect for wings!
Game day just got great with these spicy cheesy nachos! We use our Hot Pepper Garlic Sauce from Italy to kick this classic up a notch.
Snack-sized cheesy polenta appetizers stuffed with savory Italian sausage and our fresh tomato Pomodoro Fresco Sauce. Entertain with a taste of Northern Italy.
A savory pie for all ocassions, our Savory Spinach & Sun-Dried Tomato Crostata recipe makes it easy to entertain or simply bring something new to the table. We combine creamy ricotta, nutty Parmesan cheese, tender spinach and our sunny-sweet DeLallo Sun-Dried Tomatoes—all enveloped in a sweet mascarpone crust.
The spicy-sweet Pepperazzi™ Pepper reaches star status in this tasty flatbread recipe. Creamy goat cheese, robust garlic and smoky bacon make this pizza the perfect plate to serve as an appetizer or starter, as well as an entree.
For this summertime starter, pair up your favorite Greek flavors with fresh veggies for a stunning presentation or light lunch. Our Stuffed Olive Collection is a colorful, flavorful way to bring your antipasti to life!
Simply delicious! This salad combines creamy, fresh mozzarella stacked thick between layers of juicy heirloom tomatoes surrounded by yellow cherry tomatoes. Top it off with a generous drizzle of our Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil a sprinkle of fresh basil for an easy but elegant first course. We like to serve this light dish with our crispy...