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Antipasto Skewers a favorite appetizer

Antipasto Skewers

Antipasto Skewers will be your go to appetizer! Wow your friends and family with this fun and easy party food!

Course Appetizer
Cuisine Italain
Keyword antipasto, appetizers, game day, skewers
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 12 Skewers
Author Rob


  • 1 pound of Salami slices
  • 1 pound of Cherry Tomatoes - rinsed
  • 9 oz package cheese tortellini
  • about 40 leaves of basil
  • 1 bottle of green olives (or olives of your choice)
  • 2 packages of Mozzarella cheese - pearls
  • 1 bottle of Zesty Italian dressing
  • 1 package of 10 inch wooden skewers


  1. Cook the Tortellini according to package directions, rinse, and set aside to cool. 

  2. Rinse the Cherry tomatoes and dry on paper towels.

  3.  Place the Tortellini in a plastic zip lock bag, and pour about half a bottle of the dressing over the Tortellini, and shake to coat.

  4. Thread the Skewers with the Olives, tomato, basil, Tortellini, Salami, Mozzarella pearls, Salami, basil, Tortellini, basil, tomato, and an olive.

  5.  Place the skewers on a plate, or serving platter, and brush the remaining Italian dressing over the skewers.

  6. Keep refrigerated until time to serve.  Enjoy!

  7. Makes approximately 12 - 10 inch Skewers  

Recipe Notes

NOTE:  You could use 8 inch Skewers, or 6 inch Skewers if you have a large number of guests, and double the ingredients so you would have more skewers with a few less ingredients on them, but still full, colorful, and delicious.