Rice paper wraps with dipping sauce and kid's hand

Kids' cooking recipes

67 Recipes

Get fussy little eaters into the kitchen and turn them into little chefs with our easy and fun cooking projects. They'll love tasting their handiwork, too!

Rice paper wraps

5

(1 rating)

Make these rice paper wraps for an easy snack or appetizer. Kids will love them and they're wholesome, too, filled with plenty of protein and veg...
  • 23 mins
  • Easy

Salmon & spaghetti supper in a parcel

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Create a bit of fun for kids by serving supper in a parcel. Open at the table to reveal delicious pink salmon, spaghetti, courgettes and tomatoes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & veg bowl

0

(0 ratings)

Make this colourful chicken, brown rice and vegetable dish for the whole family. With avocado, edamame beans, sweetcorn and carrots, it's not only tasty, but healthy too...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Pressed picnic sandwich

5

(5 ratings)

A great recipe for kids to assemble - fully load a ciabatta loaf with favourites like prosciutto, artichokes, peppers, spinach and mozzarella
  • 28 mins
  • Easy

Lemon & yogurt chicken flatbreads

5

(4 ratings)

Make these family-friendly chicken wraps with lemon, garlic and cinnamon marinade on a barbecue if the sun is shining. Serve in flatbreads with yoghurt
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Cooking with kids: Fajitas

3.666665

(3 ratings)

Mexican wraps to get the whole family in the kitchen - fill flour tortillas with marinated chicken and peppers
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Broccoli pasta shells

3.9

(10 ratings)

Kids will love this healthier take on pesto and pasta, with broccoli upping their veg intake. It takes just 20 minutes to make and is low in calories
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pizza with homemade sauce

5

(1 rating)

Make pizza for the family with a homemade base and tomato sauce. The recipe is perfect to get kids involved in cooking. Top with mozzarella and fresh basil
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sticky pork lettuce wraps

4.666665

(6 ratings)

Let people build their own with these sticky pork lettuce wraps - they'll prove a winner with kids. They're perfect for a summer lunch or light dinner...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Vegan Thai green curry

4

(3 ratings)

Get your kids helping out in the kitchen with this child-friendly vegan Thai green curry. With tofu and lots of veggies, it's full of flavour...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pineapple & pork skewers

4.22222

(9 ratings)

Kids will love these pork, pineapple and green pepper skewers, marinated for added flavour and cooked on the barbecue. Serve with rice or in pitta bread
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Simple stir-fry

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Kids getting into cooking? This simple stir-fry with prawns, veggies and noodles is great for aspiring chefs and will make a quick meal for busy weeknights
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & sweetcorn ramen

2.8

(5 ratings)

This chicken and noodle soup will feed two young children. For adults, or if your kids are older, use a pack of noodles each, extra stock and a whole egg
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Vanilla cupcakes

3.69565

(23 ratings)

Decorate these easy vanilla cupcakes with buttercream and the topping of your choice. They're super-simple to make and taste divine – great as a teatime treat...
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

BBQ chorizo potato salad

4.5

(2 ratings)

Spruce up homemade potato salad with chorizo in this flavour-packed side dish that's a perfect accompaniment to a summer barbecue – great for serving a crowd...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Rainbow pizzas

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Forget takeaway pizzas, encourage kids to eat a rainbow every day with this colourful recipe full of fresh flavours – guaranteed to please even fussy eaters...
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Layered rainbow salad pots

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Give kids two of their five-a-day and a dose of vitamin C with these colourful rainbow pots of tuna salad, ideal for a lunchbox, or summer picnic
  • 37 mins
  • Easy

Easy banana pancakes

3.857145

(7 ratings)

Turn overripe, blackened bananas into sweet, fluffy American-style pancakes. Serve with syrup and crunchy, toasted pecan nuts as a delicious brunch treat
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cake pops

4.4

(10 ratings)

These fun cake pops are easy to make and great for parties. Kids and adults will love these colourful chocolate-covered bites
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mini pizza quiches

4.8

(10 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

Sticky lemon & sesame chicken

3.916665

(12 ratings)

This speedy, Asian-inspired chicken recipe is easy enough for kids to help cook - they'll love eating it, too!
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Simple iced biscuits

5

(3 ratings)

Make these sweet iced letters and numbers with your kids during school holidays. They'll have fun making them and then devour them once ready...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Veg & cheese rolls

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Get little hands to help grate the carrots and beetroot and mix with mature cheddar to fill these vegetarian pastry rolls
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Crusty garlic bread

4

(7 ratings)

Get the kids in the kitchen to make this simple side dish - pop any extra garlic butter into the fridge or freezer for a busy weeknight
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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