Party food recipes

25 Recipes

Canapés, mini bites and stylish plates for the best party spreads.

Mini chicken fajitas

5

(2 ratings)

These Mexican inspired party nibbles are filled with spicy chipotle chicken and peppers - make ahead for fuss-free entertaining
  • 43 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Niçoise toasts

0

(0 ratings)

These bite-sized, crostini-like mouthfuls are packed with robust Mediterranean flavours including anchovies, capers and olives
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Quick & easy party nibbles

4.75

(4 ratings)

Ten stunning ideas for your Christmas drinks party, all suitable for vegetarians
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spanish skewers

3.75

(1 rating)

A nod to traditional tapas, these freezable party canapés of potatoes, red pepper and chorizo can be made in advance
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Curried pulled lamb

5

(3 ratings)

This meltingly tender shoulder of lamb can be cooked in stages over a few days - serve as the centrepiece for an Indian feast for friends
  • 4 hours and 45 mins
  • More effort

Scandi salmon pie

5

(2 ratings)

This savoury picnic slice can be assembled ready to cook up to a day before - practical and impressive!
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Citrus & fennel marinated olives

0

(0 ratings)

This simple tapas dish can be made well in advance - the longer they are left, the more flavour the olives will absorb
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mini pizza quiches

5

(2 ratings)

Use tortilla wraps and a muffin tin to make individually portioned egg, salami and tomato bites - ideal for lunch boxes or picnics
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Slow-baked sticky gammon

3.96875

(8 ratings)

Fancy a cross between a traditional roasted ham and pulled pork? Use pineapple, treacle and ginger marinade as a tropical glaze
  • 5 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy

Funky feta skewers

0

(0 ratings)

Cheese and pineapple on a stick gets a totally tropical transformation - use watermelon and mango and sprinkle with poppyseeds
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Smoked salmon rotollos

4.609375

(32 ratings)

These classy canapes look sophisticated yet are so simple to make - a great way to impress your guests at a party
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Herb & spice paneer fritters

3.375

(8 ratings)

These Indian cheese fritters make a tasty starter, or serve as a main with rice and fresh veg
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Parsley omelette with olive ricotta

0

(0 ratings)

Wrap herby omelette around a creamy cheese filling and top with juicy oven-roasted tomatoes to make delicately flavoured nibbles to share
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Ham & peach nibbles

5

(2 ratings)

These super simple juicy bites are bursting with bold flavours - a perfect pre-dinner canapé or easy tapas dish
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Spiced pork crackling straws

0

(0 ratings)

If you love crackling you'll love these salted and spiced crispy strips of pork skin, perfect as a party nibble or indulgent buffet snack
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • More effort

Antipasti skewers

0

(0 ratings)

Impress party guests with these simple, stylish canapés - thread olives, feta, Serrano ham and Peppadews onto long cocktail sticks
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Cashew caramels

3.75

(1 rating)

These delicious homemade sweets, with toasted cashews and vanilla bean paste, make a great party nibble or edible gift
  • 35 mins
  • More effort

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