Summer Snack: Plum + Pepper + Jack Bites

plum pepper jack (vegan

plum pepper jack (vegan

This light bite snack of Plums + Pepper + Jack is perfect for a summer spread or entertaining. Sweet juicy summer plums mingle with sturdy Monterey Jack cheese (vegan!) and a hefty scattering of fine black pepper. Then a drizzle of maple syrup and olive oil moistens things up. All on top of salty crisp tamari rice crackers …

Plum Jack Pepper Bites
vegan, makes 16 bites

16 tamari rice crackers
16 small squares of Follow Your Heart vegan Monterey Jack Cheese
1 large purple plum, sliced into skinny triangles
1 tsp extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)
1 tsp maple syrup
fine black pepper to taste

Directions:

Add the cheese and plums to rice crackers – arranged on serving platter. Add a hefty sprinkle of pepper. Drizzle the maple and EVOO over top. Serve while cheese is still chilled.

Perfect paired with wine of summer cocktails!

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