Ask Tog, Date, 1998
The One-Minute Appetizer
Here's an appetizer you can prepare in under 60 seconds that tastes not only exotic, but fabulous. The key ingredient is Pickapeppa Sauce, a mild, sweet concoction from Jamaica found in supermarkets, usually on the fringes of the catsup/mustard section.
Pickapeppa is not hot, contrary to the sound of the name. Instead, it is reminicent of a sweet chutney, with its mangoes, tamarinds, sugar cane vinegar, and other notes of colonial days gone by.
1 block Philadelphia Cream Cheese
Place the cream cheese on a plate. Pour some of the Pickapeppa Sauce over it. Serve with the crackers.
It doesn't get much simpler than that.
(With thanks to Kathy Haimson.)
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