5 minute Salami Caper Crostini

This 5 minute salami caper crostini comes together in a flash and is perfect for last minute holiday parties.

I am roll here when it comes to quick and easy appetizers that are fit for a party. And today is no exception, these 5 minute Salami Caper Crostini are so simple yet so perfect. They are perfect for Christmas parties, New Year’s Parties and “the kids are finally napping so mama gets a minute to herself and wants a snack” parties.

I’m a snacker.

I admit it.

Cured meats like salami, pepperoni and the like have always been my one of my favorite snacks. Especially this time of year. I think it’s because a meat and cheese platter was always a part of our holiday celebrations. As I start to make my own traditions, I’m keeping with the whole meat and cheese thing but jazzing it up a bit with some capers and making these 5 minute Salami Caper Crostini.

To say these 5 Minute Salami Caper Crostini were a huge hit is an understatement. Ryan and I gobbled them up. The boys were huge fans too. Seriously, little Mr. Preston kept coming into the kitchen, pointing at the plate and saying “that!that!”

We’re working on “please”.

This 5 minute salami caper crostini comes together in a flash and is perfect for last minute holiday parties.

For the cheese in this recipe, I used Laughing Cow Creamy Swiss Garlic and Herb Cheese. It is one of my favorite spreadable cheeses. Feel free to substitute your favorite spreadable cheese if you’re not a fan of garlic and herb. These little gems would also be wonderful with goat cheese.

For the salami portion, I bought a log of salami and diced it up. It works better than the thinly sliced salami. I think it happens to make for prettier presentation too.

With just 4 ingredients, these Salami Caper Crostini are crazy easy to make and would be perfect for last minute party appetizer or heck even surprise Santa with a plate of these and some wine. He might just appreciate the change of pace from all the sweets ;)

5 Minute Salami and Caper Crostini

5 minute Salami Caper Crostini Recipe

Makes 10 Prep Time:

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup diced salami
  • 1 tablespoon non-pareil capers, rinsed
  • 10 crostini toasts
  • 2 - 3 wedges Laughing Cow Creamy Swiss Garlic and Herb Cheese

Instructions

1

Combine salami and capers together in a bowl.

2

Spread cheese on crostini toasts. Spoon salami and caper mixture over the top. Serve.

Notes

Enjoy!

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  • Reply
    debattinella
    December 18, 2015 at 7:03 am

    This would be perfect for NYE – looks very tasty!

  • Reply
    Amy Stafford
    December 16, 2015 at 2:19 pm

    What a great quick and easy appetizer. I love capers so I can’t wait to try this out.

  • Reply
    Lemons for Lulu
    December 16, 2015 at 9:01 am

    This might be the best way to enjoy capers! Such a great idea!

  • Reply
    Kacey @ The Cookie Writer
    December 16, 2015 at 5:01 am

    Such an easy and delicious idea!! I was introduced to capers by my husband and I was a little hesitant at first because I do not like olives and they reminded me of them. But one taste assured me otherwise and I have loved them ever since!

  • Reply
    Dorothy at ShockinglyDelicious
    December 16, 2015 at 4:59 am

    That looks soooo good! I would eat that for dinner with a glass of wine!

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