The Perfect Bite

Host a no-fuss gathering with these updated, elegant recipes.
Marion McGahey

Marian Cooper Cairns is our resident party chow expert. She has created some irresistible flavor combos that are outrageously delicious and easy to make. From baby showers to cocktail parties, these little treats are perfect for springtime entertaining.

Recipes:
Flaky Tartlet Shells
Peach-and-Blue Cheese Bites
Chocolate-Hazelnut Tartlets
Dulce de Leche Tartlets
Raspberry Cream Tartlets
Prosciutto-Melon Bites
Southern Sushi Bites
Mini Caprese Bites

"The Perfect Bite" is from the May 2008 issue of Southern Living.