They're here: Fabulous appetizers to start the celebration

15 Recipes
They’re here: Fabulous appetizers to start the celebration
(Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times)

Morton's smoked salmon pizza

Time 15 minutes
Yields Serves: 6 to 8

Savory mushroom turnovers

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Makes 8 turnovers

Cheese-and-spinach phyllo rolls

Time 1 hour
Yields Makes about 3 dozen pieces

Bacon-bundled BBQ shrimp

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Cream cheese balls with sesame and pistachios

Time 25 minutes
Yields Makes 15 cheese balls

Traxx crab cakes

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 5

Bruschetta with burrata and radicchio marmalade

Time 20 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Eggplant bruschetta

Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Manchego cheese canapes with olives and peppers

Time 20 minutes
Yields Makes 24 canapes

Chorizo-corn madeleines

Time 30 minutes
Yields Makes 48 madeleines

Gougères, Gruyère, piment d’Espelette

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Makes about 2 dozen gougeres

Yukon Gold potato blini

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Makes 3 to 3 1/2 dozen small blini

Shishito peppers with tonnato and huamei

Time 25 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

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