Holiday Appetizer: Pomegranate Salsa

By food contributor Brittany

pomegranate salsa

My husband’s Christmas Eve. tradition consists of an elaborate array of appetizers and finger foods, all night we play games, read stories and eat the night away.  I’m always looking for a new spread or dip to add to the table and this pomegranate salsa will bring a bright punch to Christmas Eve.

holiday appetizer

Keep reading for the recipe…

Pomegranate Salsa
1 cup pomegranate seeds
3/4 cup fresh cranberries (chopped)
2 green onions (finely diced)
2 tbsp. cilantro, minced
1 jalapeño, seeded and diced
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 tbsp. lemon juice
Dash of ground ginger powder
Brick of cream cheese
Crackers for serving
Combine all ingredients and mix together.  Spoon on top of a brick of cream cheese and serve with crackers.
pomegranate appetizer


I am just loving the idea of a pomegranate salsa.. this is so perfect for the hot summer weather here in Australia at the moment. Thanks for sharing the delicious recipe and idea!

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