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Chicken, veg and rice bowl served with lemon wedges

Kids' cooking recipes

77 Recipes

Get the kids into the kitchen and turn them into little chefs with our easy and fun cooking projects and simple meals. They'll love tasting their handiwork.

Try these fabulous kid-friendly recipes, then let the little ones get stuck into our healthy snacks for kids and kids' lunchbox recipes for portable packed treats.

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  • A serving platter with 6 rice paper wraps and a dipping sauce alongside

    Rice paper wraps

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    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

  • An open parcel revealing salmon on a bed of noodles

    Salmon & spaghetti supper in a parcel

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.11 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

  • Baked veggie korma in a baking dish

    Baked veggie korma

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Get the kids to help make this vegetarian take on a korma. With a clear list of ingredients and step-by-step method, the recipe is ideal for children aged seven to 11 who are learning to cook

  • Salmon sushi rice in a bowl

    Easy salmon sushi rice bowl

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Encourage kids to learn how to cook with our easy salmon sushi rice bowl. The recipe features a full list of equipment and easy-to-follow instructions

  • Two bowls of golden noodle soup with soft-boiled eggs

    Golden noodle soup with soft-boiled eggs

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Kids can learn how to cook noodles and boil an egg with this simple noodle soup recipe. If they like spice, they can add chilli too

  • Rainbow fried rice with prawns & fried eggs served in a bowl

    Rainbow fried rice with prawns & fried eggs

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Encourage kids to get creative in the kitchen with our rainbow fried rice recipe – it's been designed to be easy for children to follow

  • Three spiced lamb burgers with minty yogurt

    Spiced lamb burgers with minty yogurt

    A star rating of 1.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Get kids cooking with our spiced lamb burgers with minty yogurt. Created especially for children to follow, the recipe features easy-to-follow instructions

  • Crunchy chopped salad served on an oval plate

    Crunchy chopped salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Encourage kids to learn essential kitchen skills with this crunchy salad made with pomegranate seeds. The recipe is easy for children aged seven to 11 to follow

  • Cheesy black bean quesadillas cut into slices

    Cheesy black bean quesadillas

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Inspire kids to start cooking with these easy cheesy black bean quesadillas. We've listed all the equipment they'll need, along with an easy-to-follow method

  • Pile of fruity skewers with a bowl of yogurt dip and a smaller bowl of cinnamon

    Fruity skewers with yogurt dip

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make these yummy fruit skewers with kids. The recipe guides children through the basics of using a knife to help them build confidence in key kitchen skills

  • Pizza with homemade sauce cut into slices

    Pizza with homemade sauce

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.38 ratings

    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

  • Two crumpet pizzas on a yellow plate

    Crumpet pizzas

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Help younger children make these easy crumpet pizzas for lunch, or let older kids put them together themselves. Use whatever veg you have in the fridge for the toppings

  • Chicken, veg and rice bowl served with lemon wedges

    Chicken & veg bowl

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 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

  • A collection of apple ‘doughnuts’

    Apple ‘doughnuts’

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make these doughnut-style apple rings for a picnic with the kids. Children will love helping to make, decorate and eat these fruity treats, and there's no cooking required

  • Pressed picnic sandwich

    Pressed picnic sandwich

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

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

  • Lemon & yogurt chicken served on a flatbread

    Lemon & yogurt chicken flatbreads

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.22 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

  • Cooking with kids: Fajitas

    Cooking with kids: Fajitas

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Broccoli pasta shells served in a bowl

    Broccoli pasta shells

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.40 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

  • Two people assembling sticky pork lettuce wraps

    Sticky pork lettuce wraps

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.13 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

  • Vegan Thai green curry in a bowl

    Vegan Thai green curry

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.15 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

  • Pineapple & pork skewers served on a bed of rice

    Pineapple & pork skewers

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.19 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

  • Simple stir-fry in a bowl

    Simple stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.12 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

  • Chicken & sweetcorn ramen in a white saucepan

    Chicken & sweetcorn ramen

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.11 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

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