17 Healthy Appetizers for the Holidays
Healthy appetizers are not always easy to find at holiday parties. Ring in the new year in a healthy way with a few of these easy healthy appetizer recipes!
I get it. Making healthy eating choices at a party is rough at times. Delicious food, wine and bubbly cocktails flow like a waterfall, yet there are no healthy appetizers in sight.
The goal is to enjoy the celebration while preventing the zipper on your little black dress from busting open. No need to worry, I'm here to help!
What are good appetizers that are healthy?
Browse the recipes below and you will see that healthy appetizers are flavourful, yet packed with nutrition. Generally speaking, the best healthy holiday appetizers are lower in starchy carbs, saturated fats and calories. They also contain some protein to help fill you up a little bit so that you don't feel the need to over-indulge.
Charcuterie boards with more wholesome ingredients along with healthy flatbreads and meatballs tend to be super easy options but dips and bite-sized options can be filled with healthy ingredients that your guests will love so hopefully you find some inspiration in this list below!
17 Healthy Appetizers
Many of these healthy appetizer recipes are gluten free, paleo, low carb, and/or vegan. If you are on a restricted diet, be sure to click the links to see the recipe and nutritional information and be sure to enjoy what you're eating this holiday season while knowing you're also eating a bit better!
Protein-Packed Healthy Charcuterie Board via The Girl on Bloor
Healthy Red Pepper Crab Dip via Lively Table
Rosemary Thyme Balsamic Meatballs via Fit Foodie Finds
Marinated Artichoke and Olive Appetizer via Healthy Delicious
Skipjack Tuna Stack Appetizer via It's Yummi
Steak Gorgonzola Flatbread via The Girl on Bloor
Easy Goat Cheese Appetizer via Green Healthy Cooking
Mini BLT Cups via The Endless Meal
Fruit and Prosciutto Bites via Around My Family Table
Chicken Satay Lettuce Wraps via The Girl on Bloor
Roasted Grape Crostini with Goat Cheese and Walnuts via Healthy Seasonal Recipes
Chimichurri Roasted Artichokes via The Adventure Bite
Curried Avocado Egg Salad Phyllo Bites via Cookin' Canuck
Slow Cooker Raspberry Pork Stuffed Radicchio Cups via Cotter Crunch
Blackened Shrimp with Avocado Ranch Dip via Flavor The Moments
Mexican Vegan Faafel Bites via Cotter Crunch
Goat Cheese Stuffed Potato Appetizers via Cookin' Canuck
Which of these healthy appetizers do you want to make first?
What are your favorite healthy holiday appetizers?