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Kids' cooking recipes

54 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!

Sticky ribs with roast potato salad


(10 ratings)

When the kids have friends over, this stack of ribs and spuds is a cheap, crowd-pleasing, prepare-ahead option
  • 2 hours and 50 mins
  • Easy

Spanish omelette


(6 ratings)

Fluffy vegetarian tortilla is a great meal to make with older children- this one's filled with peppers and potatoes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Baked dippy eggs


(5 ratings)

This fun, easy recipe has been specially created for children aged 3-6 - so they can make you breakfast
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Chicken chow mein


(48 ratings)

As part of our 'Cooking with Auntie Sara' series, Sara Buenfeld shows the kids how to make the classic takeaway favourite
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Mini chicken bagel burgers


(9 ratings)

These mini burgers are great fun for parties, or make them bigger and have them for a fun Friday supper
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Welsh rarebit muffins


(43 ratings)

Get the kids to help make these yummy muffins, perfect for lunchboxes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

BBQ chicken & coleslaw


(40 ratings)

A good chicken recipe for budding Jamie Olivers to get stuck into. Learn to make a tasty BBQ marinade which can be used on other meats
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Pick 'n' mix pizza


(3 ratings)

This fun and flexible pizza recipe is certain to get the kids involved in the kitchen.
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Eggy fried rice


(12 ratings)

Introduce your kids to Chinese food with this tasty, quick, rice recipe
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Homemade fish fingers


(11 ratings)

Kids will love this homemade version of fish fingers, and they can even help make them too
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Omelette wedges


(14 ratings)

With this easy-to-follow recipe your kids can treat you to breakfast... get printing off copies now
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Cheesy garlic bread


(62 ratings)

This goes with so many family dishes, such as chilli con carne, soups, salads and barbecues
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cheese & bacon scone pizza


(25 ratings)

An easy, quick yeast-free pizza recipe to make with the kids - get them to choose their favourite toppings
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Easy cheesy frittata


(8 ratings)

This simple lunch dish is a great way of getting children aged 5-9 involved in the kitchen
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & sweetcorn pies


(4 ratings)

This fun and easy-to-make dish is perfect for getting kids aged 8-14 years busy in the kitchen
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Stuffed tomatoes


(0 ratings)

Children aged 5-9 will love helping you prepare this lunch dish, almost as much as they'll enjoy eating them
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian