Category Archives: Appetizers and Snacks

Spicy Cilantro Ranch Dip

There is this amazing Tex-Mex restaurant that originated in Austin (now has many locations all over the U.S.) that we go to quite often. I don’t think we’ve had one dish there that we don’t like. One of the highlights is they serve an amazing creamy jalapeno dip. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love this dip. You have to request it, but you do, you won’t be disappointed. It’s got a slight heat and a zing that just has such a perfect balance of flavors. After doing some research we have come up with our own version of this dip – you’re welcome! 😁  Continue reading Spicy Cilantro Ranch Dip

French Deviled Eggs

Perhaps the most perfect appetizer is a deviled egg. Those little gems are super low in carbs, packed with delicious protein and always a hit at a party (usually the first to go)! Lately we’ve been noticing quite a trend for restaurants as well – always having some fancy form of this on their small bites menu. To change this up a bit we came up with our version that we’re calling French Deviled Eggs. I actually wanted to name them French DeVIL’d Eggs, but figured I might get kickback (like it’s the FRU-ETS of the DEV-EEL). Bonus points if you get that reference. 😆 Continue reading French Deviled Eggs