Healthy Hostess

Simply Amazing Holiday Hors d'Oeuvres

Elegant and easy-to-prepare appetizers and cocktails perfect for special occasions and holiday parties.
prev 2 of 20 next

Fruity cocktails

Peach Melba Cocktail (left)
132 calories, 0g fat
Cook 2 pints fresh raspberries or one 10-ounce bag frozen raspberries over medium heat with 1/4 cup sugar and 1/3 cup water 7–10 minutes or until completely broken down. Press through strainer, discarding seeds. Let cool. Pour about 3 tablespoons (1 quart total) peach nectar and 1 tablespoon raspberry puree into Champagne glasses; add chilled Champagne to fill each (2 bottles total). Garnish each with fresh-raspberry skewer.

The Golden Apple (right)
97 calories, 0g fat
Into each glass, pour 1 tablespoon vodka (1 pint total) and 1 tablespoon Calvados (1 pint total) over ice. Add sparkling cider to fill (2 bottles total) and a red apple slice.

Next: Mini cheese mix

» View All

Get the latest health, fitness, anti-aging, and nutrition news, plus special offers, insights and updates from!