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Canapé recipes

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Sweet and savoury finger food recipes to get your party started. These easy canapés are crowd-pleasing bites everyone will love.

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  • Potato cakes with smoked salmon & cream cheese

    Potato cakes with smoked salmon & cream cheese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Irish potato cakes, or farls, make a delicious base for these smoked salmon, cream cheese and caperberry canapés - simply slice into squares and serve

  • Smoked salmon, dill & lemon paté

    Smoked salmon, dill & lemon paté

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.38 ratings

    Five minutes is all you need to whip up this creamy fish dish, great served as a dip or starter

  • A election of mini avo toasts

    Mini avo toasts

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.1 rating

    Make our mini avocado toasts for a healthy canapé to serve at a party. They come with two toppings – a vegetarian quail's egg option and a crabmeat version

  • Easy hedgehog canapé skewers served on a tray

    Easy hedgehog canapé skewers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make these crowd-pleasing hedgehog canapé skewers for a party. With tomato and mozzarella, cheese and pineapple, and prawn and cucumber options, they're perfect for a family gathering

  • Mini New York cheesecakes

    Mini New York cheesecakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    Everyone's favourite dessert is now bitesize! This simple-to-make traybake can be cut into mini bites for the ultimate sweet canapé

  • Arancini balls served with a dip

    Arancini balls

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.16 ratings

    Adapt these arancini rice balls to your liking: add fresh herbs, sundried tomatoes or chopped ham. You can also make the balls from leftover cold risotto

  • Asparagus wraps with lemon mayo

    Asparagus wraps with lemon mayo

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    A quick and classic spring canapé of tender green stems wrapped in Parma ham with a light citrus dip

  • Mini jacket potatoes

    Mini jacket potatoes

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake up some new potatoes and top with soured cream and chives for a bite-sized, simple canapé

  • Steak lettuce cups on a plate

    Steak lettuce cups

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Rustle up these easy steak canapés to serve at a party. With two sauces to accompany them, they're delicious and healthy too

  • A collection of caramelised mushroom tartlets

    Caramelised mushroom tartlets

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

    Try these super-clever caramelised mushroom tartlets on those occasions when you're entertaining and need an exciting canapé, but could do without the faff

  • A selection of kimchi, cheese and spring onion pinwheels

    Kimchi, cheese & spring onion pinwheels

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Pair the acidity of kimchi with mature cheddar in these fabulous pinwheels. They make great canapés for celebrations such as New Year's Eve

  • Thai chicken skewers

    Thai chicken skewers

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Grilled chicken kebab skewers marinated in fragrant Asian spices make the perfect easy canapé

  • Canapés & cocktails

    Canapés & cocktails

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This smart cocktail and these simple canapés will get the party started with maximum fun and minimum fuss

  • Rainbow prawn cocktails served as canapés

    Rainbow prawn cocktails

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Serve this Asian-inspired twist on classic prawn cocktail as a starter or party canapés over the festive period

  • Chicken skewers with satay dip

    Chicken skewers with satay dip

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    If you're looking for a quick dinner party canapé you can't go far wrong with this easy classic

  • Roasted red pepper shots

    Roasted red pepper shots

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    A smart, quick and easy canapé that's ideal for a crowd and can be frozen to help you get ahead

  • Sweet potato & ginger parcels

    Sweet potato & ginger parcels

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    These moreish snacks are made with Tunisian brik pastry. Similar to filo, but crispier, it's well worth keeping a pack in the freezer

  • Savoury party bites

    Savoury party bites

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Impressive, quick and easy nibbles to serve at parties or with drinks

  • Teriyaki beef & lettuce cups

    Teriyaki beef & lettuce cups

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.18 ratings

    Add a taste of Asia to your next party with these irresistible, easy-to-pick-up finger food favourites

  • Prawn spring roll wraps

    Prawn spring roll wraps

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.27 ratings

    These healthy bites make a great light lunch or snack with a little bowl of sweet chilli sauce

  • Roasted salmon rye toasts served on a plate

    Roasted salmon rye toasts

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Serve these healthy salmon canapés at a dinner party. They come with a choice of delicious toppings – either pickled cucumber or apple with chilli salsa

  • Satay shots

    Satay shots

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Give your dinner party a shot of Spanish style with these satay canapes

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