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Canapé recipes

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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Ten stunning ideas for your Christmas drinks party, all suitable for vegetarians

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
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The chutney for this moreish canape can be made in bigger quantities and stored in jars for a couple of months – delicious with cheese and crackers

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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For an added kick to these canapes, try swapping the lemon juice for a teaspoon of mustard in the mayo

50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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Make Scandinavian-style meatballs flecked with fruit and serve with a lingonberry dip

35 mins
Easy
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Spruce up cheese and pineapple with these tasty halloumi, sesame and mint canapés. Perfect for entertaining, they use just four ingredients

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Individual party pies with vegetarian garlicky filling, flavoured with caraway for a Scandinavian feel

1 hr and 10 mins
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Vegetarian
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The combination of crispy filo pastry & crabmeat makes this a wonderfully indulgent dish

55 mins
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Try furikake – a Japanese seasoning – in this easy retro canapé with a hint of wasabi and pickled ginger. The seasoning is traditionally sprinkled on rice

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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These American-style snacks are ready in minutes and very moreish - enjoy with a fruity cocktail

10 mins
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Add a touch of sophistication to your party with these spicy seafood treats

20 mins
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Add a bit of glamour to your party with these sweet yet sophisticated party bites

1 hr
Easy
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These moreish, easy-to-make wraps are perfect for a casual party

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Impress your friends with these stylish, healthy canapés

20 mins
Easy
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A quick and simple chutney that's a great toast topper with pâté or cheese

15 mins
Easy
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These flavoursome canapés add sophistication to finger food

30 mins
Easy
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Simple yet impressive stuffed figs make lovely canapés and only take 15 minutes to make

15 mins
Easy
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Entice your guests to the buffet table with the flavourful combination of prawn and chorizo

20 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve these quick, zingy vegetarian nibbles at your next party

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Ideal for a crowd and perfect for preparing ahead, these little pastry bites make a stylish canapé

50 mins
Easy
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The cheese straw is a versatile favourite. Add mustard and cayenne to give this entertaining staple a little kick

40 mins
Easy
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