10 Award-Worthy Dishes for Oscars Night

Movies and snacks go hand in hand, so Oscars season is the perfect excuse to gather all your friends and get to munching on some finger food as you watch the red carpet roll out. To take things up a notch, throw some fancier dishes and cocktails into the mix!
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Steak Oscar

SOY-FREEGLUTEN-FREE
Steak Oscar
SmokyRibs

This Steak Oscar recipe will rival any 5-star restaurant, so why not experience fine dining at home?

Red Carpet

GLUTEN-FREEDAIRY-FREE
3 Ingredient Fruit Roll-Ups
Live Eat Learn

These 3 Ingredient Fruit Roll Ups are a simple and delicious way to make your own fruit leather (without any fancy equipment or ingredients)!

The Art of the Tart

GLUTEN-FREEBEANS AND LEGUMES
Easy Avocado Hummus Party Tartlets
Hedi Hearts

If you want to surprise your dinner guests, or just create some tasty and quick nibbles for yourself, this easy party tartlets recipe is just what you need. And the whole recipe is done in one blender!

Top It Off

DATE NIGHTENTERTAINING
Toscano, Heirloom Tomato and Pesto Bruschetta
Carnivore Club

We've paired our Toscano, a traditional Italian salami, with heirloom tomatoes and a chunky arugula basil pesto, to create the most delicious bruschetta. Another great addition to your smörgåsbord, and a wonderful use for this delicious charcuterie.

Do a Dip

GLUTEN-FREEBEGINNER
Creamy Cashew Veggie Dip
Joyous Health

The dip provides additional fat, but a healthy, whole food source that hasn’t been heated to create trans-fatty acids.

Berry Yummy

EGG-FREETOMATO-FREE
Cheesecake Filled Strawberries
Local Adventurer

This recipe requires only five ingredients and it's simple enough for anyone to make! An easy party finger food.

Try Your Cluck

SUGAR-FREECLASSIC
Homemade Pan Fried Chicken Fingers
Olive and Artisan

An easy recipe for Homemade Pan-Fried Chicken Fingers, the ultimate comfort food. It's easier than you think, and the end result tastes like it's from a restaurant!

Shrimply Delicious

GLUTEN-FREESUGAR-FREE
Grilled Shrimp Brochettes on Honey and Rum Macerated Fruits
Chef's Opinion

These skewered shrimp go with cold fruit to make a perfect elevated appetizer.

Say Cheese!

ENTERTAININGVEGETARIAN
Herbed Walnut Goat Cheese Log
SideChef

Goat cheese is the perfect canvas. Nuts, herbs, or even dried fruit pair so well with this creamy delight. When it comes to party appetizers, you can’t beat the praise-to-effort ratio of this delicious little creation.

The Oscar Buzz

GLUTEN-FREESUGAR-FREE
The Oscar Buzz
Love Happy Hour

An Oscar-themed cocktail with some sophistication and fizz, because what are the Oscars without some bubbly? Made with amaretto limoncello, almond sparkling wine, and fresh strawberry puree!

Created from scratch in the SideChef Kitchen, where recipe inspiration and ingredient experimentation are a way of life.
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