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Healthy party recipes

Serve up a spread of healthy party bites and wholesome canapés with our simple recipes. Try loaded nachos, falafel balls, veggie fritters and dips galore.

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Serve a sharing platter of vegetarian nachos at your next informal drinks party. Unlike most party food, these nachos are healthy, boasting plenty of folate, fibre and vitamin c

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Serve these smashed mini jacket potatoes with our creamy chicken stew for a crowd-pleasing dinner. The dish also works well for a family New Year's Eve feast

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve these chicken and prawn canapés with drinks when you're entertaining. They're not only tasty but healthy and low-fat too

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Treat dinner guests to healthy, spiced soup shots – they make great canapés. The crispy kale version is vegan while meat eaters can opt for a prosciutto topping

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Planning a Christmas party? You needn’t compromise on healthy eating with these tasty aubergine canapés which you can make with two different toppings

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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Serve our healthy avocado verrines when you're entertaining. They come in two tasty flavour combinations for easy party prep – crab or Mexican kidney bean

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Are you entertaining? Double up on party nibbles using eggs that are stuffed with either salmon and dill, or a chorizo crumb. They're tasty and healthy too

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
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Serve these Thai chicken chicory bites and roasted pepper skewers when you're next entertaining. Both make great low-calorie, healthy dinner party canapés

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Forget calorie-laden party nibbles, these curried fishcake bites are a healthy, low-fat, low-calorie yet flavourful snack to serve at a celebration

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're keen to rustle up lighter party nibbles for a celebration, these low-calorie beetroot tartines with pastrami or mackerel are ideal

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Combine chickpeas and aubergine with garlic and cumin for these tasty, healthy vegan canapés. Everyone will love them served with our harissa yogurt

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Throw a Halloween party and use a carved out pumpkin to make this creamy hummus. At other times of the year use butternut squash or a blue-skinned pumpkin

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
16 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

You can leave this barbacoa beef in the slow cooker during the day if you're entertaining. Serve in lettuce cups, tacos, or over rice with vegetables

9 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A quick and easy, low-fat alternative to duck pancakes. Spiralized cucumber, sesame seeds and hoisin sauce make these a simple and delicious party snack

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make snacking exciting and swap your chips and dips for these cumin-spiced fritters with zingy tomato salsa. They're easy to make and are great for sharing

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A healthy baked carrot alternative to much-loved Indian side dish onion bhajis. Serve these golden, crispy snacks as part of a thali or curry feast

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

This deep-fried Indian street food makes a great party snack – crisp rounds of bread filled with chickpeas and potato, drizzled with a herb and spice water

1 hr and 50 mins
A challenge
Healthy
Vegan
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve these crunchy snacks as a canapé with salsa for dipping, or as a side dish with steak or roast chicken. They also make a great brunch dish with eggs, bacon or avocado

35 mins
More effort
Healthy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

43 mins
Easy
Healthy
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Buy ready-shaped corn tortillas to save time with these easy, healthy seafood canapés - perfect for a party or buffet spread

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Combine two winning dishes in this picnic-friendly recipe of eggs coated in spiced, herbed chickpeas

55 mins
More effort
Healthy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Add a bit of seasonal spirit to your chickpea bites with fruit and nuts. Serve with a creamy yogurt dip and fresh coriander

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Moroccan-style breads with nigella and sesame seeds, great for wrapping and dipping

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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