GuacamoleOur adaptation of Mexico’s most popular and versatile avocado dish can be savored as a dip, in a salad, or as a topping for tacos and tostadas.Creamy Pickled “Herring”You’ll find great taste and texture in these eggplant “filets” which are marinated in a tangy cream sauce with onions. We haven’t tried a vegan version with nondairy sour cream and milk. If you do, please let us know how it turned out!CaponataThis robust Italian salad is equally enjoyable as a sandwich filling, a topping for veggie burgers, or spread on crostini as an appetizer for your next gathering.Party Cheese BallFor convenience you can make this perennial favorite the day before your event. Once plated, consider surrounding your cheese ball with pear and apple slices, hearty crackers and small toasts, and/or pretzels.Lentil PâtéThis dish is an adaptation of a traditional Middle Eastern recipe. It can be served hot or cold, as a pâté with bread or crackers, or in combination with cheese, yogurt dressing, and sprouts, tucked into a pita sandwich.Baked Stuffed MushroomsGuests will love these sizzling-hot mushrooms mounded high with our savory filling.Baked Kale ChipsDo you have trouble getting your children to eat their greens? Here’s an idea sure to please the most finicky eater: kale chips! Bake until crispy with sweet or savory seasonings, depending on your preference.Barbecued Tofu StripsThe sweet and pungent sauce bakes deeply into the tofu strip, creating a delectable appetizer.