Pears in Puff Pastry. Slice pear in half, core it, and add cuts. Place pears on ready-made puff pastry, cut around inch. Brush pastry with beaten egg, sprinkle with brown sugar. Bake at 180 for 15 mins. (link is not working but all info is here)
Meat and pepper roses: Deli sliced lunch meat (ham, salami, etc.) cut in halves or quarters, rolled up and tucked in decoratively-cut pepper stem ends. Probably best to use a mild pepper, like sweet banana peppers.