Photo by Carlo Mendoza. Styling by Megan Wappel Designs. Appetizers by O&B Caters.

Vibrant Singapore slaw looks totally irresistible when displayed in transparent jars.

Photo via taste.com.au.

Shrimp cocktail gets a modern update in these jarred appetizers, which combine prawns, avocado and smoky mayonnaise.

Photo by Carlo Mendoza. Styling by Megan Wappel Designs. Appetizers by O&B Caters.

These beautiful terrarium-like appetizers might actually put your centrepieces to shame. Opt for a combination of purple potatoes, caviar, quail eggs, beets and radish or whimsical mushroom salad with edible “dirt” (or both!)

Photo via Savoury Chef.

Pate looks absolutely exquisite when served in tiny jars and topped with strawberry gelee, celery and rye crumble.

Photo via Catering by Debbi Covington.

Looking for a guaranteed crowd-pleaser? Opt for Mason jars filled with a hearty combination of macaroni and cheese, pulled pork and coleslaw.