An Appie Meal is when you have appetizers for your meal. Simple. We did this last weekend and had chicken nuggets, pot stickers, eggrolls, perogies, dry ribs, and fries. Other times we've had mozza sticks, potato skins, an oriental party pack, and wings. Oh, and an essential side is a big platter of cut up fresh veggies. You know, to try to add something healthy. You'll also need fixings - sour cream, plum sauce, ketchup & veggie dip.
The concept is simple, but the kitchen is pretty non stop for half an hour... Before you start, check all the cooking times and temperatures - you'll have to do some figuring to coordinate the '20 min at 375' with the '28 min at 450.' This is what my list looked like this time:
450 - Dry Ribs - 10 min
turn down to 400 & add fries & egg rolls - 5 min
add nuggets & start stove top stuff - 5 min
flip egg rolls
10 more min then done
This is Nolan's plate - he tried everything! You can see the one bite out of each of his things. And no sauce for this kid. (Except on ribs. He devours ribs.)