Who hasn’t had to throw together party food in a matter of minutes? Sure, it’s easy to just grab that bag of chips and ye olde cheese tray. But here are some healthier options that are just as quick, and a lot more tasty:
Hummus comes in many flavors, including dill, roasted red pepper, garlic-chive and lemon-black pepper. Choose a few and transfer to pretty bowls. Garnish with a sprinkle of parsley. Serve with crispy pita chips and a colorful array of raw vegetables. Nutrition bonus: Chickpeas (the basis of hummus) are loaded with cholesterol-lowering fiber.