You've had this party planned for weeks and you're super excited. But what about the food? You've done Chinese and, when it comes to nibbles, chips and dip is old hat. But Greek food is a culture known for impeccable appetisers, pastries, salads and dishes of all sorts and it's packed with nutritious green-fuelled vegetarian dishes. This is the easiest way to keep everyone entertained at your next gathering: provide the tastiest veggie-bites in town and have your friends nibbling away all night. Not sure where to turn to? Look no further! Here is your very own guide to the best vegetarian party snacks and appetisers guaranteed to keep your night full of fun and flavour!
1. Everyone's favourite topping – Tzatziki
If you've yet to try Tzatziki, you haven't even scratched the surface of the Greek cuisine. As one of the tastiest Greek sauces, Tzatziki is an absolute must-have at any party. It's a traditional dip made of salted yogurt with garlic, cucumbers, olive oil and sometimes even lemon juice. It's also seasoned with a collection of herbs that include parsley and mint for a burst of refreshing flavours. Gyromania make their very own homemade Tzatziki a fantastic veggie-friendly dip suitable for any and every occasion. So be sure to add some tradition to your next get-together menu and let the joy spread!
2. Eggplant Dip, or Melitzanosalata – the veggiest of them all
Blu Kouzina takes the words of Hippocrates – "Let food be thy medicine" – and runs with them. They prepare the best Greek dishes with the freshest, healthiest and highest quality of ingredients, delivering ultimate satisfaction in every dish they serve. Eggplant dip, better known as Melitzanosalata, is a platter of divinely smoked eggplant garnished with traditional herbs and sprinkled with a Greek favourite, feta cheese. Rich in fibre and full of nutritional benefits, the Melitzanosalata is a fantastic dip to tackle with freshly baked pita or breadsticks. Perfect as an appetiser or party dish, be sure to bring this gorgeous Greek delight to any occasion or get-together with friends and family.
3. You can't go wrong with Hummus
Where do we even start with Hummus? The internationally worshipped chickpea spread effortlessly maintains its reputation and is loved by all those who try it. With versions from all over the world, Tabbouleh presents an authentic and absolutely riveting Hummus made with tahini, extra virgin olive oil and garlic worthy of any party spread. Not to mention, Hummus is packed with protein, fibre and iron. Perhaps best of all, this creamy delight can be eaten with almost anything! As the ultimate dipper, Hummus goes great with carrots, breadsticks, cucumbers, pretzels and more, making it an essential part of any gathering to keep your veggie-packed night going.
4. Roasted Brussels Sprouts to keep you fit
It's always summer at Summerlong, especially when you order something like our final dish. Blast off your veggie-bash with none other than the delicious Roasted Brussel Sprouts. These tasty morsels are deliciously crispy on the outside and juicy from within, shining a new light on the average Brussels sprout. Add a touch of lemon and mint and you've got a party platter full of nutrients, flavour and a taste to keep your guests coming back for more! The perfect finger food, Roasted Brussels Sprouts are a new and exciting way to surprise your guests and provide that veggie-goodness we all crave.
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