Italian Appetizer Recipes

Browse Italian antipasto recipes like bruschetta, meatballs, soups, salads and more.
Antipasti platter
What is Antipasto?
homemade breadsticks
Parmesan Breadsticks
Fritto misto
Fritto Misto Recipe
Apricot apple mostarda
What Is Mostarda?
cheesy garlic bread on cutting board
Cheesy Garlic Bread
Antipasto Salad
Antipasto Salad
Tramezzini
15 Tasty Ways to Make Tramezzini
Zucchini Straws
Crispy Zucchini Straws
Stuffed and Fried Ascolana Olives (Olive all'ascolana) on a platter
Stuffed and Fried Ascolana Olives (Olive all'ascolana)
Cured ham on chopping board
10 Delicious Ways to Use Prosciutto
Fried Zucchini Blossoms
Italian wedding soup recipe
Italian Wedding Soup (Minestra Maritata)
Caponata alla Siciliana
Caponata alla Siciliana Recipe
Baked Ricotta Cheese
Baked Ricotta Cheese
A frisella topped with tomatoes and capers
Friselle, or Rusk Bread from Puglia
Slices of beef carpaccio
What Is Carpaccio?
Buttery Garlic Crab Bruschetta Recipe
Buttery Garlic Crab Bruschetta Recipe
soppressata on cutting board
Homemade Italian Soppressata
A Roman Jewish-style fried artichoke (carciofo alla giudia)
Roman-Jewish Deep-Fried Artichokes (Carciofi Alla Giudia)
Sicilian fava bean soup topped with fennel
Sicilian Fava Bean and Fennel Soup (Macco di fave e finochietto)
Quick classic meatball recipe
Quick, Classic Meatballs (Polpette)
Fried calamari recipe
Fried Calamari (Calamari Fritti)
Italian Cheese Fondue
Italian Cheese Fondue
Octopus on a plate
How to Cook Octopus
Thin slices of prosciutto
Tuscan-Style Prosciutto
Italian-Style Pickled Eggplant (Melanzane Sotto Aceto)
Italian-Style Pickled Eggplant (Melanzane Sotto Aceto)
How to garlic bread recipe
Homemade Garlic Bread
Classic Sicilian arancini rice balls on a serving dish
Classic Sicilian Arancini (Arancine di Riso)
How to Make Tuscan Finocchiona Salami
Octopus and potato salad
Octopus and Potato Salad Recipe
Giardiniera (Italian Pickled Vegetables)
Giardiniera (Italian Pickled Vegetables)
A tray of sliced speck
About Speck - Smoked Prosciutto from Northern Italy
Carne cruda all'albese
Italian-Style Steak Tartare
Ligurian Chickpea Pancake (Farinata)
Ligurian Chickpea Pancake (Farinata)
Roman-Style Artichokes - Carciofi alla romana
Roman-Style Braised Artichokes (Carciofi alla romana)
Authentic Bruschetta on bread
How to Make Authentic Bruschetta
Fresh Tomato and Basil Bruschetta
Fresh Tomato and Basil Bruschetta
A container of bombetta pugliese
La Bombetta Pugliese: Street Food at Its Finest
Spaghetti With Clams
How to Prepare Live Clams or Mussels
Plate of vegan antipasti
Start Your Meal With an Antipasto Misto Appetizer
An Antipasto Misto Toscano with Cold Cuts, Crostini & Pecorino Toscano Cheese
A Tuscan Antipasto Misto: What's On The Plate
Piadina Romagnola with parmesan and prosciutto
How to Make a Piadina Romagnola
Spinach sformato
The Sformato
Pandoro classic Christmas cake verona recipe
8 Recipes for an Italian Christmas Dinner
A Cheese Basket, Filled with Risotto
Making a Cheese Basket
Ring-Shaped Spinach Sformato, With a Stew in the Center
How to Make a Savory Italian-Style Spinach Flan (Sformato)
Candied chestnuts
Italian-Style Candied Chestnuts
Arancini
Favorite Italian Finger And Party Foods