Zesty Strawberry Goat Cheese Skewers Recipe
Elevate your appetizer game with these easy zesty sweet and savory skewers.
Get ready to impress your guests with our super simple yet elegant Goat Cheese & Strawberry Skewers. These delightful bites combine the creamy tang of goat cheese, the natural sweetness of fresh strawberries, and a zesty drizzle of lime and jalapeño honey. Each skewer is a burst of flavors, creating a perfect harmony of sweet, savory, and slightly spicy. Add a sprinkle of fresh herbs like basil or mint for an extra touch of freshness. Whether you're hosting a gathering or simply looking for a quick appetizer, these skewers will elevate any occasion.
Makes: 10 skewers
Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: none
- 8 ounces goat cheese
- 10-12 fresh strawberries, hulled and halved
- 2 Persian cucumbers
- 1/2 lime, zested and juiced
- 1/2 jalapeño pepper, minced
- 2 Tbsp honey
- fresh herbs (such as mint or basil)
- Cut the goat cheese into slices and the cucumbers into cubes.
- Thread a strawberry onto a skewer, followed by a slice of goat cheese, followed by a cucumber cube. Repeat with the remaining ingredients and skewers until everything is used up. Place the skewers on a platter for serving.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the lime zest, lime juice, minced jalapeño, and honey.
- Drizzle the lime and jalapeño honey over the skewers.
- Garnish with fresh torn mint leaves. Serve and enjoy these delectable zesty goat cheese & strawberry skewers as a light snack, finger food, or an appetizer.
To kick things up a notch try using an extra hot chili like habanero or even just some freshly cracked black pepper pairs nice with the strawberries.