Bob Blumer breathes new life into party food with 50 creative, wow-inspiring recipes guaranteed to knock the socks off any party guest. Tired of making the same old appetizers for parties? Leave it to Bob Blumer (aka the Surreal Gourmet) to breathe new life into old party food. Bob offers fifty wow-inspiring appetizers complete with tips and techniques for each one, including lists of uncommon ingredients, ways to simplify the dish, difficulty level, prep times, and even suggestions for music to cook by. The recipes read as light-hearted as the party itself: Chinese Snow Cones (chicken salad with ginger vinaigrette in wanton cones); Coconut Shrimp Lollypops (skewered shrimp with an apricot dipping sauce); S'more Shooters (amaretto hot chocolate with roasted marshmallows). Serve a few of these and the guests will be talking about the food all the way home. With ingredients found at most local markets and enticing whimsical presentations, each appetizer is simple enough for most home cooks and memorable enough to become addictive. With the Surreal Gourmet Bites, the food will be the life of the party.