Kimchi Apple Gouda Bites


This unexpected appetizer combines a spicy, slightly tangy, milky-sweet flavor and nutty grain goodness. The delicious ingredients of Red Delicious apples, gouda cheese, kimchi, and ancient grain pita bread alone will want you to surprise your friends with these bitesize wonders. These are unexpectedly good and are a change of pace from more traditional appetizers.


  • 1 NY Red Delicious apple, sliced into half-moon shapes about 1/8” thick
  • 1 small wedge of Gouda cheese, sliced into about 10 thin pieces
  • 1 small jar of kimchi
  • Ancient grains or multigrain pita bread cut into quarters
  • 1 small handful fresh chives, finely chopped


  1. Arrange pieces of pita bread on a serving platter or board
  2. Upon each piece of pita, place one tablespoon of kimchi, then add one slice of cheese on top.
  3. Top the cheese slice with an apple slice and sprinkle with freshly chopped chives.